FREE Hockey for Kids as part of Hockey Weekend Across America on February 20

On Saturday, Feb. 20, more than 300 local hockey programs and USA Hockey are inviting kids ages 4-9 to try youth hockey for free. This deal is part of Hockey Weekend Across America, presented by CCM. Participating programs have a limited amount of equipment, so registration is required. To find out which rinks are participating, […]

Last Minute Free and Cheap Valentine’s Day Events

Enjoy the family friendly Winterfest in Loring Park, Thursday, February 11, 6 – 8:30 p.m.  The event includes skating with Goldy Gopher, carriage rides, Valentine’s Day crafts, dance groups, a bonfire, refreshments, food trucks and more. Kick up those heels at First Avenue for The Love Below: All R&B Dance Nite – Valentine’s Day Edition, Sunday, […]

All Classic Footlongs $6 each at SUBWAY

SUBWAY always offers a fresh sub at a good value. However, the savings are even more meaty with its latest offer. For a limited time, all of its Classic Footlongs are just $6 each at participating locations. (Classic refers to a regular-priced sub, excluding Deluxe Footlongs.) There is an additional charge for any extras. The […]

Taco Bell: 25% discount on online orders

Through Feb. 29, get a 25% discount at Taco Bell when you order online or with the Taco Bell mobile app. To begin your order, click here. Sign in to your TA.CO account. If you don’t have an account, you can register here. Once you’ve signed in, click “Offers” and add the 25% offer to […]

FREE and Fun Winter Events You Don’t Want to Miss

If you haven’t experienced US Pond Hockey, now is your chance. Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis will play host to the US Pond Hockey Championships, January 28-31. Click here for a full schedule of events. The tournament was initially started by pond hockey enthusiasts who grew up playing hockey on frozen ponds in their back yards on […]

Get a 20% discount at Einstein Bros

For a limited time Einstein Bros is offering customers a 20% discount on any purchase (excluding catering, gift cards and $6 Mondays) at participating locations. To get the deal, you’ll need this coupon, which is good through Feb. 3. Copyright Living on the Cheap. The post Get a 20% discount at Einstein Bros appeared first […]

Next Free Ink day is March 5

What is a FREE Ink Day? FREE Ink Day is sponsored by the Highpoint Center for printmaking, which allows visitors of all ages to drop in and create prints to take home. The March 5 event will focus on relief print making. Visitors will learn how to carve and print relief blocks by hand and […]

Where to find free help with your taxes

It’s tax season and  hiring  someone to prepare your taxes, can be expensive in itself.  If you qualify, you maby be able to receive help preparing your taxes for FREE. Here are some programs to investigate. The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help for those who make $54,000 a year or less and […]

10 free & cheap things to do on Valentine’s Day weekend

Finding romance on Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to empty your pocket book.  Showing how you care about someone else can be done inexpensively and creatively.  The Twin Cities has numerous venues and events that can help get create a romantic adventure without couples having to dish out top dollar.  Below is your guide to 10 free and cheap things […]

11 frugal-friendly fast-food deals

Hungry for savings? Here are 11 popular fast-food deals, perfect for any bargain hunter looking for “cheap” eats. The tasty offers are available at participating locations. Just as fast-food gets served in a flash, their promos move just as fast — so bite into these deals, before they’re gone. Burger King – Be treated like […]