Our new website: Living on the Cheap

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We know you love all the great South Florida deals you find at Miami on the Cheap. Now we’ve got another great resource to save you time and money: Living on the Cheap.com. Living on the Cheap is a new national consumer news website, offering advice on sports and recreation, entertainment, travel, couponing, shopping, personal […]

Free Tax Filing & Help

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Some free services and assistance are available for filing federal income taxes or extensions, which are due April 17.  IRS Free File — available online from the federal government, includes filing extensions My Free Taxes  —    free taxing filing for families and individuals with income less than $57,000 H&R Block  — free at-home filing provides […]

Free drug discount program

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Miami-Dade County and the National Association of Counties offer a free discount card which they say offers savings averaging 24 percent of the retail price of prescription drugs. It can be used by those without prescription drug insurance, for drugs not covered by your insurance and on some pet medications. There are no restrictions regarding […]

Find the lowest gas prices

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Check out our new Cheapest Gas page that helps you find the lowest gas prices. The first chart is for all of South Florida. Scroll down the page to find more detailed charts for Miami-Miami Beach, Aventura, Coral Gables, Doral, Hialeah, Kendall and Homestead. For the cheapest Broward gas, click here. The data is from […]

Free workshop for ‘momtrepreneurs’

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MomsMiami is putting on a free workshop 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, for moms in business. The event will take place in the ballroom at Jungle Island. Parking is $5 per car. The Mom2Mom Business Workshop will feature presentations by moms who are succeeding in business and information about community resources that […]

Free second opinion on car repairs

When the mechanic comes out with the estimate of how much it will cost to fix my car, I am nearly always stunned. Can it really cost that much? If you want a second opinion, check RepairPal, which provides free estimates on repairs to most cars, customized by ZIP code. You can access RepairPal on your computer or get the […]