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30 May 2017

How to Live Cheap & Still Have Fun in San Francisco

By Robert Lanterman San Francisco is a lot of things, but cheap isn’t one of them. For instance, as of 2015 the rent for a one bedroom apartment was over three times what I paid for a two bedroom duplex around the same time in Boise, ID. Being new to the

Guest Writer 1
18 Jun 2012

Get $10 towards Great Wine Delivered to Your Door from Rewinery

Rewinery is a new SF company that offers “wines for tonight” deals. They curate wines from boutique producers and deliver them to their customers within the hour. It’s actaully a pretty cool idea because they make a point of taking the pretention out of wine and always give you a

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
04 May 2011

“Welcome to Goodburger, now Home of the Cheap-ass Goodburger”

Ohhh, Goodburger. The movie industry’s flop is New York City’s cheap meal. The Big Apple chain has started launching monthly promotions to keep its broke constituents well-fed. In April, anyone who “liked” Goodburger on Facebook got access to a discount code for 20% off. Now in May, every Wednesday from

Jill S. 0
16 Feb 2011

Scoutmob Giveaway: $100 to Spend at Weird Fish!

I mean, all fish are weird when you think about it. One of the first things I do after I wake up in the morning (or afternoon) is check my inbox for those daily deal coupon offers.  More often than not, though, I’m like, dude, I don’t WANT a Brazilian

Christy Jovanelly - Cheapskate Commentator 0
16 Oct 2010

“Visitors” Discounts at Bloomingdale’s and Macy’s

Usually, pretending to be a tourist in NYC is only good for a killer Halloween costume or trying to get a pass for something stupid you’ve done like not having enough cab fair. But at Bloomingdale’s and Macy’s, it pays to be a “visitor.” Folks with out of state drivers

Jill S. 3
23 Sep 2010

Cheap Beer, FREE Sandwiches, and Other Safeway Steals from the Safeway Girl

The Safeway grocery stores in San Francisco vary widely in quality from the you-could-eat-off-the-floors Marina Dateway to the hope-I-make-it-out-alive UnSafeway, so I’m glad to finally find out someone has made my job of navigating the aisles a little easier and cheaper in the process. Like your favorite hipster puppies or

Andrew Dalton - Aggressive Panhandler 0
04 Apr 2010

Let’s Make a Deal – The Dos and Don’ts of Bargaining

While watching TLC’s “Say Yes to the Dress” the other day, I learned some important life lessons. Lesson number one: I should really re-evaluate my television watching priorities. Lesson number two: Spending more that $100 on a wedding stress is silly. Spending $15,000 on a wedding dress is criminally insane

Alison Lambert - Half Price Headliner 0