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Sunday, May 24, 2015

Free and Cheap

A deals blog by Janine Dorsey

Janine Dorsey loves to save money: it doesn’t matter if it’s hers or someone else’s. She rounds up all the best deals and freebies to be found in the Tampa Bay area -  in shopping, dining, entertainment and more – to help you save, too.

Pinellas kids can ride all summer with unlimited ‘Haul Pass’

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Pinellas kids can ride all summer with unlimited ‘Haul Pass’
Kids in Pinellas County can explore all their area has to offer this summer with a discount ‘Haul Pass’ from The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority.

Refillable cup comes with unlimited drinks, other goodies

Published:   |   Updated: May 11, 2015 at 01:39 PM

Refillable cup comes with unlimited drinks, other goodies How much do you normally spend quenching your thirst in a summer?

‘Summer Blast Pass’ offers cheap bus rides for kids, teens

Published:   |   Updated: May 11, 2015 at 01:30 PM

‘Summer Blast Pass’ offers cheap bus rides for kids, teens
Kids can get out and about this summer, no car needed, with HART’s special offer.

Winner of Burger Showdown offers free burger

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Winner of Burger Showdown offers free burger
Who has the ‘best burger’ in Tampa Bay? Burger Showdown crowned a new champion on Friday night.

Polk Museum of Art now free year-round

Published:   |   Updated: May 11, 2015 at 10:07 AM

Polk Museum of Art now free year-round
Art lovers and cheapskates, rejoice!

‘Kindness Safari’ is half-price trip to zoo

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‘Kindness Safari’ is half-price trip to zoo
Enjoy a generous discount on a family outting when you go on a Kindness Safari next weekend.

Winn-Dixie savings app offers discounts, free item

Published:   |   Updated: May 7, 2015 at 11:19 AM

Winn-Dixie savings app offers discounts, free item  Technology is making it easier than ever to save money at the supermarket.

Bay area moms treated to freebies, deals on Mother’s Day weekend

Published:   |   Updated: May 7, 2015 at 09:55 AM

Bay area moms treated to freebies, deals on Mother’s Day weekend
Moms work hard all year long taking care of you, make sure you return the favor at least this one special weekend.

Annual ice cream giveaway is back on Tuesday

Published:   |   Updated: May 6, 2015 at 12:59 PM

Annual ice cream giveaway is back on Tuesday
I scream, you scream, we all scream for Haagen Dazs Free Cone Day.

See glass art show for free at Chihuly Collection

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See glass art show for free at Chihuly Collection
The Chihuly Collection at the Morean Arts Center will host a temporary exhibit beginning Friday, May 22 and opening night is free to the public.