Publix offers $10 off $50 gas card

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Publix stores in Florida are offering a deal that saves shoppers $10 on a $50 gas card. To get the deal, you need to spend $50 or more on groceries and have a coupon from the in-store weekly ad. You can usually pick up copies of the flyer at the entrance. Or you can print a […]

FPL tips for saving money in hot weather

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Sometimes, simple adjustments around the home are good ideas for reducing household expenses. FPL offers tips for reducing energy, which also saves money. Set the thermostat at 78 degrees when you’re home, and 82 while you’re away. Make sure the fan switch is on auto. Use fans to keep cool, but remember to turn them […]

Discounts on cruise from West Palm to the Bahamas

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Grab a pal and hop aboard a ship from West Palm Beach to the Bahamas in a deal offered by Groupon. Depending on the trip you choose, you can travel for $199, $239 and $399 for two guests on a two-night Celebration Cruise Line cruise to Grand Bahama Island. The deals, with prices based on varying […]

Deal at four-diamond hotel in Winter Park

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Discount rates at the Alfond Inn are featured in a deal from Travelzoo. The offer at the four-diamond hotel in Winter Park includes $169 rates Sundays to Thursdays and $189 Fridays and Saturdays. The deal prices are valid eligible nights in July, August and September, and some exceptions apply. Perks include breakfast for two, valet […]

Free book with Barnes & Noble kids’ reading program

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Barnes & Noble is offering kids a free book this summer in exchange for going on a literary adventure  Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Program rewards kids (grades 1 through 6) with a free book after they’ve read eight books from the suggested list. Kids keep track of the books they’ve read in their “Reading Journal.” (You can download […]

2-for-1 deals for activities and attractions in Broward

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Lots of activities and attractions in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Deerfield Beach and other towns in Broward are offering two-for-one discounts all summer. The 2-for-1 Summer Savings deals include Museum of Art-Fort Lauderdale, Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale, and other attractions, water sports activities and  merchants. The promotion is good through Sept. 30. The […]

Half price for fast boat from Fort Lauderdale to Bahamas

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If you’re looking for a deal on a fast boat ride between Fort Lauderdale and Grand Bahama, you can ride the Balearia Bahamas Express for more than 50% off. Groupon has two deals, which are good through Aug. 31: $59 for same-day round-trip to the Bahamas, $119 value $99 for multiday round-trip to the Bahamas, $199 […]

Florida vacation deals in Miami Beach, Orlando, Mt. Dora & more

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Opportunities for discount rates at lots of hotels and resorts in Florida are featured on our site’s travel deals page. Here are some of this week’s deals, including Palm Beach, Orlando and South Beach. Mt. Dora, from $101 for Mount Dora Historic Inn, $184 value Miami Beach, from $154 for Beacon South Beach Hotel, $219 […]

$4 off lunch for 2 at Outback

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Dine-in guests receive $4 off two lunch entrees in a deal offered at participating Outback restaurants. The deal is valid to March 2, and requires guests to submit their email address online. In return, receive a coupon for the lunch discount. Participation may vary among restaurants.