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) […]
Car services are becoming all the rage and with their popularity comes expansion of service area. The free electric car service Freebee, already popular on Miami Beach for the past two years with 20 vehicles in service, has expanded to downtown Miami and the Brickell area. Here’s how the free rides work: Sign up and […]
Miami has the luxury of having an airport right smack in the middle of the city. We also have a ton of buses and trains going straight to the airport. Below you’ll find out how to get to Miami International Airport on the cheap. Public Transit Miami-Dade Public Transit has really made an effort in […]
The free Tow To Go program, a partnership of AAA and Bud Light, works to keep drunk drivers off the road on holidays. It’s a good reminder to think before you go out, and designate a driver who’ll stay sober. Tow To Go, which is offered various holidays in Florida, provides AAA tow trucks — […]
Miami-Dade County’s Golden Passport program provides free travel on mass transit for permanent residents aged 65 and older. Younger Social Security recipients are eligible as well. To get the Golden Passport EASY card, you must complete this application and have a photo ID made. The senior EASY card is good for 20 years; others must […]
The Cat Networks’ Meow Mobile travels around Miami-Dade County to spay and neuter community cats for free or at a discounted rate. Here is the schedule. You can also make appointments for low-cost spay and neutering for cats. For an appointment, email email@example.com or call 305-233-9958.
Miami-Dade County wants you to save water. The county has several incentives to encourage that. The county give you a free high-efficiency shower head in exchange for an old one, up to two per household. You can exchange pre-1996 shower heads during business hours at the Caleb Center, the South Dade Government Center and the […]
Miami-Dade Animal Services provides discount spay and neuter surgeries for dogs and cats two days a week at the animal shelter. Pets older than four months need proof of rabies vaccine, or the county will administer the vaccine for $10. The service is for Miami-Dade residents only. You can schedule an appointment online. Cats: $15 spay […]
Download the free Miami Beach Report It App and access frequently asked questions, request services and express concerns. If the question is not listed, you can submit it for inclusion. How to download to your phone.
Some July 4 tips for pet lovers are offered by the Humane Society of the United States. Leave pets home. Most animals really do not like fireworks, even at parties and picnics Don’t leave pets in vehicles. Partially opened windows don’t provide sufficient air, and are an opportunity for a pet to be stolen Keep […]
You can now recycle used electronics free all the time at Staples, not just on special days. The store chain has a long list of items it accepts. (via Living on the Cheap).