Free paper shredding at Staples

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Through Dec. 31, Staples is offering customers up to five pounds of free paper shredding. To get the deal, you’ll need a printable coupon, which you can find on this page, along with a number of other Staples coupons. Copyright Living on the Cheap. The post Free paper shredding at Staples appeared first on Living […]

Free Affordable Care Act workshops

Affordable Care Act Information Workshop

Have questions about the Affordable Care Act? Attend an informational workshop and get your questions answered on the law, the Health Insurance Marketplace and what Obamacare means for you and how to sign up for health insurance plans. The workshops are presented by Enroll America and the enrollment deadline for health insurance is Feb. 15. RSVP […]

Free legal advice on Wednesdays

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The Dade County Bar Association offers free legal advice by phone from 6 to 9 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month. To speak to a lawyer, call 305-371-2220 from within Miami-Dade or 866-596-0399 from outisde. Volunteer lawyers participating in the Legal Line program will answer simple legal questions, give brief advice or make referrals to social […]

Free Homestead Trolley to national parks

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Every weekend, through April, Homestead invites its residents, neighbors and visitors to explore Everglades and Biscayne National Parks and Homestead’s Bayfront Park with a free guided trolley ride from Historic Downtown Homestead. The free trolley will run through April 26, 2015. The City of Homestead, recently designated as the “Gateway to Everglades and Biscayne National Parks,” […]

Free North Beach Trolley service

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The Miami Beach Trolley has come to North Beach, providing another way to get around without a car. And it’s free. The new North Beach trolley, which begins operating at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29 at the North Shore Bandshell, will run 8 a.m. to midnight seven days a week, with a trolley arriving at […]

Tell us about your Miami craft fair or bazaar

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Miami on the Cheap is putting together a directory of South Florida craft shows, holiday bazaars and other such events. If your organization is organizing a craft show or bazaar, please email all the information (day, time, place, admission fee if any, types of goods sales) in a Word or text format (not a flier) […]

4 tips for relocating to Miami on a budget

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This post is by Zillow. Miami is an attractive place to move with warm weather year-round, gorgeous scenery, dynamic culture and robust entertainment options. Beautiful beaches and lush vegetation draw residents outdoors, yet the city is becoming a business hub for start-ups and tech companies. Miami is also rich in culture, with many vibrant neighborhoods […]

Get a free ride on new car service Lyft

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Miamians who need a ride but can’t afford a taxi now have another option. Lyft, a new ride-sharing program that calls itself “your friend with a car,” has added Miami to the more than 50 cities that it serves. Readers of Miami on the Cheap can get a free ride, worth up to $25. The […]