Lowe’s offers free Build & Grow kids’ workshops at its stores around the country, with many workshops on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. During the Build and Grow Clinics, kids use age-appropriate tools, glue and other craft supplies. Participants receive a free apron, goggles, a project-themed patch and certificate of merit if they finish the […]
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 […]
The Southwest Community Farmers Market takes place every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
On Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. there’s Upper Eastside Farmers Market at Northeast 66th Street and Biscayne Boulevard. In addition to produce, vendors offer local honey, orchids and bromeliads, breads and crackers, fresh juices and more. EBT cards are accepted, with EBT funds doubled up to $10 per user.
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 […]