13 Oct 2012

Baby You Can Ride My Bike

You know when you’re sitting in your car in gridlocked traffic, cursing the world and wishing you could just get home while knowing you have to face another day of traffic again tomorrow? Or when you bump into someone with your car and instead of letting you go they insist

Donna Rose - Bankrupt Blonde 0
07 Oct 2011

Car Sharing

Sometimes being a Broke-Ass Mom means giving up a few things for the greater good, and sometimes that greater good is paying rent.  After succumbing to the idea that I am no longer that beer funneling, dance-my-ass-off-til-3am, or sleep-till-noon kind of person anymore, the next hardest thing was figuring out

Jennifer White - Mommy No Bucks 0
04 Aug 2021

Hooray! The Oakland & East Bay Beer Passport is Here!

Step into a world of adventure with the Oakland & East Bay Beer Passport There’s no better way to explore Oakland and the East Bay than to literally drink it in. This passport is amazing! Each one contains 28 coupons to buy one beer, get a second beer FREE at 28 of the

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
18 Aug 2011

FREE Lunch Thursday

Ok, so you guys remember this cool service that I wrote about before called TaskRabbit? If you don’t, it’s time you did. TaskRabbit along with Zipcar are hosting a FREE lunch this Thursday, August 18th at the Zipcar SF office from 11 am – 2 pm. Lunch will be provided

Heidi Smith - The Ultimate Scavenger 0
22 Sep 2010

FREE Creme Brulee and Recess at Zipcar HQ Today

Zipcar member? Work downtown? (Or at least willing to head to 2nd and Mission for FREE creme brulee?) Then your lunchtime plans have been made for you today, because from Noon – 2pm Zipcar will be skipping out of work for an extended lunch break including an appearance by the

Andrew Dalton - Aggressive Panhandler 0
28 Jul 2010

Flash Your Zipcard Today for FREE Tacolicious Tacos at Noon

When I ran a red light a couple months ago and my 2000 Mazda 626 was totaled in a freak T-bone accident (that wasn’t freak at all, obviously, because I was the idiot that ran a red light), I thought my life was over.  How would I, a Southern California

Christy Jovanelly - Cheapskate Commentator 1
03 Jul 2010

Step Right Up and Go to the Marin County Fair

County fairs are one of my favorite things about summer.  Call me crazy, but the combination of fast rides, funnel cake, caramel apples, games and carnies makes me feel like I’m 11 again, which in this case, is a good thing.  It has been a long time since I got

Alison Lambert - Half Price Headliner 0
28 Feb 2010

Super Cheap Wine Tasting in Livermore

So it’s a Sunday, you want to get your day drink on in Dolores Park, but it’s the end of February and the weather is fucking apocalyptic.  I’m over this devil rain that doesn’t come down on you, it comes across at you, like all horizontal and shit.  Anyway, you

Christy Jovanelly - Cheapskate Commentator 4
17 Feb 2010

Cheap and Hidden Hot Springs in Magnificent Mendocino

This past weekend my lady and I went to a wedding up in the Mendocino hills.  The wedding was just as lovely as the surrounding scenery and the best part was that it was as far from a traditional ceremony as you could imagine.  The wedding started with all the attendees standing

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 7