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Friday, Dec 19, 2014

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.

Buy 5 Starbucks holiday drinks, get one free

Published:   |   Updated: December 5, 2014 at 08:34 AM

Buy 5 Starbucks holiday drinks, get one free
Coffee lovers hoping to sample the flavors of the season can earn a free Starbucks coffee drink for their efforts.

$5 day coming soon at MOSI

Published:   |   Updated: December 4, 2014 at 01:43 PM

$5 day coming soon at MOSI
Here’s an early gift for Christmas: $5 day at MOSI is on Saturday, Dec. 13.

‘Holiday Shop Hop’ offers sales, snacks and more

Published:   |   Updated: December 4, 2014 at 10:39 AM

‘Holiday Shop Hop’ offers sales, snacks and more
Those wanting their holiday gift dollars to do the most good in their own neighborhood will have an opportunity to spend at a fun night in St. Petersburg tonight.

Save at Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town when you visit after 3 p.m.

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Save at Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town when you visit after 3 p.m.
Nothing says ‘Christmas’ like screaming your brains out as you plummet to the round.

Honor a first responder with free pie bonanza

Published:   |   Updated: December 3, 2014 at 12:36 PM

Honor a first responder with free pie bonanza
There’s a nice way to honor a first responder in your community without spending a dime this holiday season.

Get rewards for donations on Kindness Day

Published:   |   Updated: December 3, 2014 at 12:03 PM

Get rewards for donations on Kindness Day
Friday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. will once again be Kindness Day in Tampa Bay.

Krispy Kreme offers ‘Day of the Dozens’ deal

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Krispy Kreme offers ‘Day of the Dozens’ deal 
Doughnut lovers can celebrate the treats by the dozens on Friday, Dec. 12.

Free PDQ tenders on Brown Shoes Day

Published:   |   Updated: December 2, 2014 at 09:31 AM

Free PDQ tenders on Brown Shoes Day
PDQ is once again celebrating - what else? - brown shoes!

Military families treated to free day at Tampa Museum of Art

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Military families treated to free day at Tampa Museum of Art
The Tampa Museum of Art is showing military families some love this holiday season with a special day just for them.

Nights under the lights are cheap family fun

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Nights under the lights are cheap family fun
Enjoy an evening under the stars and among the lights when you visit Florida Botanical Garden’s Holiday Lights event.