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Tuesday, Sep 02, 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.

ABC celebrates anniversary with sale, store party

Published:   |   Updated: August 25, 2014 at 11:24 AM

ABC celebrates anniversary with sale, store party The Animal Based Charities Thrift Store in South Tampa is celebrating four years supporting rescue groups and there's going to be a party.

Free tow for intoxicated drivers Labor Day weekend

Published:   |   Updated: August 25, 2014 at 11:22 AM

Free tow for intoxicated drivers Labor Day weekend If you have too much to drink over the long Labor Day weekend and are not safe to drive, don't risk a DUI or worse. Just call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO for a confidential tow within a 10-mile radius to a safe location.

Sunday Funday at Pier 60 features live music, giveaways

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Sunday Funday at Pier 60 features live music, giveaways
The Healing Heroes Network, a charity that provides medical services and financial aid to wounded servicemembers, is sponsoring a military appreciation event this weekend.

Free yoga in the park on Sundays

Published:   |   Updated: August 22, 2014 at 09:34 AM

Free yoga in the park on Sundays
Wind down the weekend with some savasanas at a free yoga in the park class.

Kids eat free at PDQ today

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Kids eat free at PDQ today Today’s the last day to score a great deal on a free kids meal.

Teacher appreciation events to kick off start of school year

Published:   |   Updated: August 21, 2014 at 10:55 AM

Teacher appreciation events to kick off start of school year School is back in session, it’s time to bring on the teacher appreciation.

Pasco Animal Services waiving fees on adoptions Saturday

Published:   |   Updated: August 20, 2014 at 12:32 PM

Pasco Animal Services waiving fees on adoptions Saturday
Pasco County Animal Services is “overstocked” with pets needing loving homes, so this weekend they are having a “sale.”

Time is running out on annual museum freebie for military

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Time is running out on annual museum freebie for military
The Blue Star Museum program is an annual appreciation event honoring military families by offering free admission to various museums across the country.

Goodwill donations earn Florida Aquarium discounts

Published:   |   Updated: August 19, 2014 at 10:31 AM

Goodwill donations earn Florida Aquarium discounts Start cleaning out those closets now, starting Sept. 1 you can turn those unwanted items into a trip to The Florida Aquarium.

Two chances to eat for free at Ikea

Published:   |   Updated: August 19, 2014 at 09:38 AM

Two chances to eat for free at Ikea
Two popular free meal deals are back at Tampa’s Ikea store.