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Get a free ride in San Diego with Lyft

Lyft, a new ride-sharing program, is a cheaper alternative to a cab with a smart phone app and background-checked drivers who say hello with a fist bump. It is up and running in San Diego and other cities nationwide.

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Attend Little Shop of Horrors for half price

Campy musicals are us, San Diego, when Little Shop of Horrors rolls into the Lyceum Theatres this spring, bringing a hungry Venus flytrap and lots of fun. But what it won’t bring are ugly hits to your family entertainment budget, thanks to Goldstar. Rather than paying $28 per seat, you can be in the audience […]

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Best school supply deals

We put together a quick and easy list of the best school supplies deals we found this week. They are combined into one post to make comparison shopping more convenient. If you haven’t already, you might want to check out these articles in our Back-to-School Guide: This week’s best deals on school supplies (You’re already […]

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$10 haircuts for kids at JCPenney Salons

To help kids go back to school with style, JCPenney is offering $10 haircuts to children in grades K-6. This deal is good through Sept. 6 at participating salons, so you might want to ask if your preferred salon is participating when you call for an appointment. Click here for locations nationwide. Copyright Living on […]

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San Diego Living on the Cheap is looking for an editor and publisher. On the Cheap publishers own their sites, creating their own editorial calendars and working together with the national On the Cheap network. It’s like owning an online newspaper. If you’d like to run a business as San Diego’s top maven of deals, discounts […]

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Top 10 free things to do in San Diego

Southern California is known for its sun, but good weather isn’t just for tourists. San Diego residents use its year-round daylight and mild temperatures to keep active, and those who are living on the cheap flock to these local activities, courtesy of 1. Get into the dirt San Diego’s farmers markets offer fresh picked […]


Free museum visits once a month in San Diego

With Bank of America’s “Museums On Us” program get into museums in San Diego and 149 other locations around the country for free during the first full weekend of the month by showing your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID.