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Free Starbucks from Nov 17-20 (from 2-5pm)

Grab a friend and head to a participating Starbucks® store - because November 17-20 from 2-5 p.m., when you buy one holiday drink, you'll get another one of equal or lesser value for free. Take your pick of your most-loved holiday beverages, including Peppermint Mocha, new Skinny Peppermint Mocha, Caramel Brulée Latte, Gingerbread Latte and Eggnog Latte.

$1 oatmeal Wednesdays

Hey LA & San Diego! Get excited! Starting tomorrow, $1 Oatmeal Wednesdays are back! Rise and shine with our Steel-Cut Oatmeal for just a buck! Our oatmeal is a good source of protein and fiber, and is delish. :) Coupon NOT required, available at participating locations (check out the image for more details)

BOGO Mossimo Jeans at Target: Today only!!


Jamba Juice Buy one Get one coupon

Jamba Juice Buy one Get one coupon

$1 admission to LA County Fair opening weekend (10 am-1pm)

Opening Labor Day Weekend, Saturday, Sept. 3-Monday, Sept. 5Admission Opening Weekend
Saturday, Sept. 3-Monday, Sept. 5
$1 admission 10 a.m.-1 p.m. only
1 p.m. to closing $17 (ages 13+)
1 p.m. to closing $12 (ages 6-12)

22oz. soft drinks, just $1 at all food & beverage stands, 1-4 p.m.
$1 rides, games and select food and beverage items in the Carnival, 4-7 p.m

Get your Free Chick Fil A breakfast (Sept 6-10)

Click here to get your reservation

How to Get Your Money Back When Airfare Drops

How to Get Your Money Back When Airfare Drops

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Airfare Drops After Ticket Purchases
What happens if you buy a non-refundable airline ticket and then the price on the same flight drops? The answer may be better than you think. In fact, you may be able to recoup some or all of the price difference.

Doing so requires that you track price fluctuations and then request a refund before the price goes back up again – so it takes some diligence – but if you can save even more on your airfare, then why not?

Not every airline offers to “price match” their own airfare, and those that do often charge a fee for it, so you have to be sure that the fare difference is enough to offset the fee you will be charged for making the change.

This table shows which major U.S. airlines allow you to claim some or all of the price difference when a fare drops, and what fees they charge for domestic and international flights.

Airline Price match after fare drops?
Domestic flight change fe…

Kids eat free at IKEA

Thanks Frugalgirls for the info! Kids eat FREE! September 3-5, 2011September 3 - 5, 2011, Kids choose one combo meal valued at $2.49. Kids Mac & Cheese, Chicken tenders or Meatballs with a side (veggies, fries or mashed potatoes) and a drink (milk, lingonberry drink or fountain beverage). Children under 12 only. Child must be present. Limit one combo meal per child. No purchase necessary. Participation varies. Not valid at IKEA Houston or IKEA Home Shopping. Chicken Tenders and French Fries not available at IKEA Carson. See your local store for details. Click here to find your local store

Free Peet's Coffee when you buy one for a friend

Enjoy a FREE beverage when you buy one for a friend. Just print the coupon or show it to your barista on your mobile device. Come in soon! This offer ends Tuesday, August 30.
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AMC Movie Tickets on Sale at Costco 8/26-28 only!

Go to your local Costco or online at These tickets never expire and there's no blackout dates!

Save 50% off at IHOP 8/23 + 8/24!


LA & San Diego Jamba Juice coupon offer


$10 dinner at Brasserie Pascal in Fashion Island

Brasserie Pascal is in Fashion Island - towards Macy's but on the outside facing Flemmings.  Perfect 10 - $10 Entrées
Available Sunday-Thursday All Day;   Friday and Saturday Until 6:30 pm
Not Available for More Than 8 Persons per Party
 1.  Filet Mignon - grilled, served with Roquefort, Potato au Gratin and Cabernet Sauce
 2.  Duo de Crevettes Croustillantes" - Jumbo Tempura & Grilled Shrimp, Moroccan Style Tabouli, Tomato-Saffron Emulsion
 3.  New Zealand Rack of Lamb - Crispy Shallots, Polenta, Asparagus, Garlic Jus
 4.  Wild Steelhead Salmon - Pan Roasted Salmon, Rice Pilaf, Tomato Provencal, Bearnaise Sauce

July 30- Free BBQ at Fresh & Easy Whittier, 4-6pm



Old Pasadena Film Festival (through July 30) Category:FilmWhen:Saturday, July 30, 2011 12:00 pm
Add to CalendarWhere:Old Town Pasadena1 Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA91102
(626) 356-9725 How:Official Website
Cost:Free What/Why:Old Pasadena Film Festival is America's largest free outdoor film festival, brining more than 20 screenings to the unique urban settings of historic Old Pasadena.  This year's festival will take place every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening July 7-30, offering a wide selection of audience pleasing movie titles.  More information including complete schedule of films and locations at http://www.oldpasadena...Thursday July 21 - Distant Lands, 20 South Raymond Ave., Pasadena, 91105
A Passage to India (1984)
The story revolves around an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman, a city magistrate, and an English educator, whose friendship is put to the test after a false accusation is made during a trip to British colonial India.Friday July 22 - One Colorado Courtyard

$1 movies at Regal Cinemas on Tues/ Wed

The Regal Entertainment Group is offering a family movie festival all summer long for 2011. The movies start at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays each week and cost $1 to attend. Tickets are available first-come, first served and limited to the size of the theater. You have to get your tickets on the day of the show, at the theater box office. All the movies are rated G or PG. They seem to be the same movies, rotated around among the different theaters, so you could shop around if you’re willing to drive a bit. This could make a cheap birthday party, if you don’t mind getting there early to get enough tickets. Click here and enter your zip code to find your closest participating theaterClick here to see all the participating theaters in California and what they’re playing
Some of the movies coming up include Shrek Forever After; Diary of a Wimpy Kid; How to Train Your Dragon, Gullivers Travels; Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Tale of Despereaux; Charlotte’s Web; Yogi Bear; Marmaduke; Me…

Freebies at the OC Fair this summer

July 15: Opening day admission is free and parking is free too, from noon until 1 p.m.

We Care Wednesdays give free admission and one carnival ride for various donations:

Wed. July 20, Noon-4 p.m. Food drive, get in free and one carnival ride if you bring 5 nonperishable food items for the food bank

Wed. July 27: Noon-4 p.m. Children’s book drive, get in free and one carnival ride for one new children’s book or three gently used books

Wed. Aug. 3: Noon-4 p.m. Free admission and carnival ride for five gently used clothing items for Goodwill

Wed. Aug. 10: Noon-4 p.m. Free admission and carnival ride for 1 new school supply item worth at least $3

Active duty military get in free to the fair every day

Every Thursday, kids 12 and under get in free all day

Read and Ride for kids ages 5-11. Read 2 books and enter the form on the fair website, get three free carnival rides.

Free parking on Saturday and Sunday if you use the free shuttle from Experian parking lot (Anton Blvd off 405 freeway)


Friends w Benefits Tuesdays at RA Sushi

Go to for more information

Juy 13: Free Garlic chicken from Panda Express w coupon


Free Orange Chicken from Panda Express on June 24, after 9pm


Free Tootsy Maki on Sat 6/18 at RASushi for #InternationalSushiDay!

Enjoy a tootsy maki this Sat., June 18 for ! Just visit our facebook page on Saturday to print the certificate! For more information go to It’s more fun in the RA! Join us for happy hour, Monday through Saturday, from 3 to 7 p.m. Every Sunday, come out to the Flying Fish Lounge for food specials from 8 to 11 p.m. and drink specials 8 p.m. to midnight.

Free meal for Dad at Wahoo's (June 18-19)


Free Krispy Kreme on Friday, June 3

On Friday, June 3, Krispy Kreme will give back to its guests by offering one FREE Krispy Kreme Doughnut on National Doughnut Day. The free doughnut offer is good for one doughnut of any variety per customer at participating U.S. Krispy Kreme retail shops.

Free Macho Taco from Del Taco ends 5-20

Free Macho Taco from Del Taco. Click here for printable coupon

Free documentary movie in HB on Sat (via @dealsdiva)

On Saturday, there’s a screening of a new documentary called “Carbon Nation” about global warming and what can be done about it.  Afterward, there will be a question-and-answer period with the director. Tickets normally are $15, but if you use the promo code OCRegister, you can get in for free. Click here to see a flyer with more information about the Carbon Nation Orange County premiere Click here to get tickets for the show Check out the film trailer here: ) Organizers say it’s a non-preachy, non-partisan, “business friendly” film about energy solutions. Tickets are available here: Date:  Saturday, May 21Time: 2 – 4 p.m. (82-minute film followed by Director Q&A)  Doors open at 1:30.Location:  Huntington Beach Central Library Theater, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92648

BOGO at Tokyo ShabuShabu #CheapDateIdea

1330 South Fullerton Road, #108
Rowland Heights, CA 91748
(626) 810-6037

141 N. Atlantic Blvd. #100B
Monterey Park, CA 91754
(626) 282-6795

3 taco combo for $2.99 at Jack n the box


May 10: Free 12 oz Ice Blended drink from Coffee Bean Tea Leaf


May 10: Free ice cream cone at Haagen-Dazs

Tomorrow, May 10th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m, participating Haagen-Dazs will be giving away a free ice cream cone!

Free Arby's Market Fresh Sandwith w/ drink purchase


Starbucks 1/2 price Frapps 3-5pm til May 15

Frappuccino® blended beverage lovers, we heard you – and we are excited to announce the return of Happy Hour to Starbucks! Starting May 6 and running through May 15, come into participating stores between 3-5 p.m. for a half-price Frappuccino® blended beverage of your choice. This year we really want you to mix it up! Customize your drink to be just the way you want it. You can flavor it up with an old favorite like caramel, enjoy a new dynamic duo like our Mocha Coconut Frappuccino® blended beverage or make any combination of flavor offerings. Mix up your milk with 2%, nonfat or soy. Coffee it up with an extra pump of coffee or a shot of espresso. And don’t forget to top it off with a little bit of fun in the form of whipped cream, drizzles or sprinkles. We hope to see you there. For a daily Happy Hour text message reminder, text MIXIT (standard text & data rates may apply) to 44264 (In Canada text MIXIT to 98075). Afternoons just got a little sweeter

#FREE Saturday Movie on the Lawn: Despicable Me

Click here for more info
Free Movie at OC Great Park
Saturday, May 7 at 8:00 pm

Free Kids Meal at Wahoos (Apr 22-23)

Free Kid's Meal Apr 22-23! Just click print and color the bunny!

Free coffee / tea at Starbucks on Earth Day (4/22)

Head to Starbucks on April 22 – Earth Day Free brewed coffee or tea, hot or iced! At participating stores in the United States and Canada. How? – One of Three Easy Ways: Bring in your own travel mug or tumbler If you don’t have a tumbler or travel mug, they will be available for 20% off on Earth Day, April 22. What if you can’t bring in a mug and don’t want to buy a new one? Just request your coffee or tea in one of our “for-here” cups and Starbucks will pick up the tab.

Free #IMAX film today at Irvine Spectrum

Free IMAX film today at Irvine Spectrum Center! reservations are first-come, first-served. Last chance for free IMAX filmsBy Lisa Liddane Tomorrow is your last chance to see free IMAX films at the Irvine Spectrum Center. The world's most prolific IMAX filmmakers, Greg and Barbara MacGillivray of MacGillivray Freeman Films, are hosting a FREE screening event on Mar. 23 and 24 to celebrate the newly renamed One World One Ocean campaign (formerly called One World Ocean campaign).Three MacGillivray Freeman documentaries will be shown at the IMAX Theater at the Spectrum, plus a clip of the new documentary "To the Arctic" and Q&As with special guests.All screenings are now open to the general public, said Amy Davis, spokeswoman for MacGillivray Freeman Films.You can watch the film of your choice by sending an email to RSVP to Please include your name, your email address (a valid email address is required), telepho…

Free drink at Regals Cinemas this weekend

Our weekly weekend is now avail. Enjoy a Free Small Soft Drink with Popcorn purchase all weekend long Visit here to get the coupon 

SoCal Teachers get free pass to Sea World

Click here for more information.Be sure to read the fine print!

$5 off your check at Mimi's Cafe (March 15-18)

Click here for printer-friendly version of this coupon

Free Golden Shrimp from Panda Express - 3/9 only!


Corned beef& Cabbage at Clancy's for $10


Free chicken soft taco at Del Taco, OC locations (til 3/18)


4-Free Muffins from March 1-3 at Mimi's Cafe


Save 20% at Armstrong Garden + free Wine & Cheese

Wine compliments of Monte De Oro
Cheese and Crackers compliments of The Martini ShopLooking for inspiration in your garden?
During the event we have set up Inspiration Stations throughout each garden center to give you fun and inspiring ideas for spring.
Save 20% on all regular price merchandise*
*The 20% discount will apply only during the event on Friday, Feb. 25 from 4pm-7pm and is available at our 29 Southern California locations . The offer excludes sod, gift cards, services and cannot be used on previous purchases or combined with other offers.

Mar 1st: Free beverage at Coffee Bean +Tea from 4-7p


Southwest Airline has Calif on sale


Free Muffins on Feb 15 and 16 at Mimi's Cafe


Free Playtex Sport Sample

Click here and fill out the form for 2 regular unscented, 1 super unscented, and a coupon for $1.00 off. Your sample will arrive in 4 to 6 weeks

Peets BOGO coupon

Peet's Coffee & Tea Drink CouponClick the link for a BUY ONE, GET ONE from Peet's. Hurry, expires soon.

2 for 1 offer on Valentine's Day at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf


TACO TUESDAYS: An amazing list on where to find them!

I'm always looking for ways to share a good deal, and I came across this wonderful list by @ocmexfood.  Click this link for every possible Taco Tuesdays imaginable

Here is a sample of some places (and you may recognize a few that I've posted)

Tortilla Flats$1 tacos every Tuesday from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Del Taco3 Regular Tacos for $1.09/3 Classic Tacos for $2.09/(3 Chicken Soft Tacos for $2.09 on Thursdays - More Info) 3 - 11pm

Taco Mesa$1 Tacos

Arribas Baja GrillFried Chicken or Shredded Beef Tacos, $1 each

Durango Mexican GrillTacos, soups, chips, salsas, more than 20 different items all for $1 ea.

Fresca's Mexican GrillCrispy Chicken Tacos, 99¢

El Ranchito in Newport Beach$5 all you can eat tacos

El Torito Grill $1.50 tacos

Los Patios $1 Tacos 4 - 9pm

World Famous Tustin Brewery $1.50 tacos (try the shrimp!)

Rubio's $1.25 tacos

El Torito Dollar tacos from 4-10 in the cantina

Cantina Lounge 3-10pm: $2 for 3 tacos, $2 margaritas and tequila shots; DJ starts 6pm


Date nite! Free combo meal at Wahoo's (Feb 12-14) @365cheapdates


FEB 3: Free firecracker chicken at Panda Express (w coupon, no purch req'd)


OC DEAL OF THE DAY! 50% OFF HOOTERS (OC locations only)

Deal of the Day Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011 - 50% off at Hooters- Big Game Sale! TODAY'S DEAL OF THE DAY
50% off! Receive a $22 voucher to Hooters for only $11! $11VALUE:
Company Information: Hooter'sLocation(s):
24356 Swartz Drive
Lake Forest, CA 926301507 S. Coast Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626 2438 E Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92806

FREE Shipping at (thru Feb 3) No min req'd!

User promo code SNOWGO

Feb Special: Hibachi Steak for 2 only $37 at Benihana

Hibachi Steak for Two
Only $37 Share two hibachi steak entrées, served with Benihana onion soup, Benihana salad, hibachi shrimp appetizer, mushrooms, hibachi vegetables, homemade dipping sauces, steamed rice and Japanese hot green tea, all for just $37.
(tax and gratuity excluded) Available through February 28th only. Not available on Valentine's Day, February 14th. Not available in Hawaii, Las Vegas, Little Rock or International locations. Click here to find a location near you

Get free soup w any salad/sand purch at Corner Bakery

Click here for a printable coupon Warm Up with Free Soup from the Corner.Stop by your neighborhood Corner Bakery Cafe and try our New Italian Wedding Soup - mini-meatballs made of chicken and ground beef, in a light chicken broth with white beans, roasted tomatoes and escarole. And for a limited time, you can warm up at Corner Bakery Cafe with a FREE CUP of Italian Wedding Soup or any other homemade soup with the purchase of any salad or sandwich.