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    With this promo, Olive Garden really does treat you like family. For a limited time, the Italian restaurant is giving customers a FREE take-home entrée. First, enjoy an entrée with unlimited homemade soup or garden fresh salad and breadsticks starting at $12.99. Then, choose another entrée to take home with its compliments. For your FREE […]
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    It’s never a good idea to leave important financial documents lying around, right? Well, Office Depot is helping everyone by offering FREE paper shredding at participating locations. Through Tuesday, April 29, you can shred up to five pounds of paper at no cost, with this coupon. One coupon per household or business. For locations, click […]
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    Pinkberry wants your repeat business…the very next day, with this promo. Through Sunday, April 20, bring your receipt back the next day and get 50% off a small Pinkberry (or larger.) If you’re ordering more than one yogurt, it might be wise to pay separately, so you have two receipts the next day for you […]
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    Musical lovers never get tired of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat as Minneapolis-St. Paul residents are about to prove. On select dates from May 3 through May 18, you can see this live stage play featuring everything from country-western and calypso to bubble-gum pop and rock ‘n’ roll (have you caught all of the […]
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    We welcome any chance to save money at the movie concession stand, given the expense of tickets. This month, you can get $3 off any popcorn at Regal Cinemas — access the mobile coupon here. You can use the coupon once per day through April 30. No printed coupons will be accepted. You must show […]
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“Joseph” offers colorful entertainment at half price

Musical lovers never get tired of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat as Minneapolis-St. Paul residents are about to prove. On select dates from May 3 through May 18, you can see this live stage play featuring everything from country-western and calypso to bubble-gum pop and rock ‘n’ roll (have you caught all of the […]

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Spiffed up Romeo and Juliet ballet in Minneapolis

Don’t like ballet? You’ll rethink that decision after just a few minutes watching this Romeo and Juliet ballet performance at The Lab Theater this spring. The modern retelling looks totally different on the feet of the Collide Theatrical Dance Company as they set the star-crossed lovers in New York City and twirl them to a […]

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Get a free ride in Minneapolis/St. Paul with Lyft

Lyft, a new ride-sharing program, is a cheaper alternative to a cab with a smart phone app and background-checked drivers who say hello with a fist bump. It is up and running in Minneapolis/St. Paul and other cities nationwide.

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10 free & cheap things to do in the Twin Cities

Minneapolis and St. Paul may be bisected by the mighty Mississippi River, but are so inter-connected, they’re called the Twin Cities. Though very different in feel, both cities offer a variety of free or inexpensive entertainment for those on a budget. Between the two, they have free art, music and natural attractions galore — and much more.

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Free take-home entrée at Olive Garden

With this promo, Olive Garden really does treat you like family. For a limited time, the Italian restaurant is giving customers a FREE take-home entrée. First, enjoy an entrée with unlimited homemade soup or garden fresh salad and breadsticks starting at $12.99. Then, choose another entrée to take home with its compliments. For your FREE … [Read More...]

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Pinkberry: Save 50% with yesterday’s receipt

Pinkberry wants your repeat business…the very next day, with this promo. Through Sunday, April 20, bring your receipt back the next day and get 50% off a small Pinkberry (or larger.) If you're ordering more than one yogurt, it might be wise to pay separately, so you have two receipts the next day for you and a friend or family member. For … [Read More...]

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Jamba Juice blends $2.99 smoothie special

Looking for a healthy discount? Jamba Juice is squeezing out some juicy savings. You can get a small smoothie for just $2.99 at participating locations. The offer includes only two smoothies: Banana Berry or Peach Pleasure — no substitutions allowed. Although no coupon is required, be sure to mention the offer at time of purchase. Larger sizes … [Read More...]

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Are you a top Twin Cities cheapskate?

Minneapolis-St. Paul on the Cheap is looking for an editor and publisher. If you’d like to run a business as the Twin Cities' top maven of deals, discounts and free events, send your credentials to Teresa Mears, publisher of Living on the Cheap. The ideal candidate has experience in journalism or marketing, knows the city well and has an interest … [Read More...]