Habitat ReStore opening in Cutler Bay


Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami is holding a grand opening of the Miami Habitat ReStore in Cutler Bay at 10 a.m. Saturday June 29. The home improvement store and donation center offers heavily discounted building supplies and home products, ranging from doors and windows to kitchen cabinets to furniture and appliances. Some items are new […]

Southwest Community Farmers’ Market


 The Southwest Community Farmers Market takes place every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can shop for local and organic vegetables and herbs, fruits, honey and more. EBT benefits are doubled up to $10. The weekly market has moved to a new location, Tropical Park near the Bird Road entrance, at 7900 Bird Rd.

Amazon Student’s free shipping bonus


Joining Amazon Student, which is a free program, offers some bonuses  for students. For a while, Amazon Student members receive free two-day shipping, a perk of  Amazon Prime,  on eligible purchases.  Amazon Student, which also features discounts for members,  is offered to college and university students with a valid .edu email address. After the temporary […]

Residential High Efficiency Toilet Rebate


Miami-Dade County residents can replace older-model toilets with High-Efficiency models. Single-family residential property owners or tenants, as well as multi-family property owners, may receive a $50 rebate with the purchase and installation of a WaterSense-certified High-Efficiency toilet. The residential property must have been built prior to 1996. To quality for the rebate, you must submit the […]

Exclusive: $4 off new couponing guide


A bit intimidated by couponing? A new e-book can help. Couponing for the Beginner: A Guide to Couponing for the Uninitiated is the first in a series of guides released on GuideToCouponing.com. Author Jenny Dean has been couponing for more than 10 years. Dean has not only studied, but read, heard and experienced how to […]

Check out our new coupons page


The show “Extreme Couponing” has brought new attention to the money you can save on groceries by judicious use of coupons. While we don’t advocate that you stockpile a 30-year supply of toilet paper in your garage, we do recommend looking for coupons before you head to the grocery store. If you’re looking for coupons, […]

Winn-Dixie Offers Fuel Rewards


Shoppers who participate in Winn-Dixie’s fuel rewards program receive discounts on gasoline. To earn and use the discount, shoppers must buy groceries at participating Winn-Dixie stores and purchase gas at participating gas stations. Phone a local store to make sure they are participating. The discount earned is based on the amount spent at the participating […]

Grocery sales, coupons, have cycles


I don’t always clip coupons, but I’m a dedicated user of the Publix “buy one, get one free” promotions. Nothing annoys me more than stocking up on something only to see it go BOGO the next week. Watching TLC’s “Extreme Couponing” makes me realize that there are times it pays to clip coupons. I would […]

$5 shopping event for charity


Viva Fashion Blog, a South Florida fashion blog by Carmen Ordonez that explores fashion trends and shopping on a budget, is hosting Viva Fashion from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16 at the Hyatt Hotel in Coral Gables. The event will include discount shopping and complimentary pampering, such as mini facials and hair styling. […]