Fill up at Irving and Grab 2-for-1 Lift Tickets!

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Irving has a fun promotion for all those skiers and snowboarders in New England! Fill up three times (10-gal minimum) and bring those receipts to an Irving Dealer where you will receive a free lift ticket, when you buy a lift ticket.

Bring your voucher and attached your receipts to a participating ski mountain, some restrictions may apply.

The program ends in April 2013, but qualifying receipts end on March 3, 2013 so you will need to fill up three times at an Irving before 3/3/13.

For more information, please visit here.

Thanks, Money Saving Maine-aic!

Baskin Robbins: Buy 1, Get 1 Sundae Free Every Wednesday

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From now until the end of March 2013 on every Wednesday of each week, Buy one “Build Your Own” two-scoop Sundae at Baskin Robbins and get a two-scoop sundae for FREE. No coupon is needed, but you may want to check with your local store to make sure they’re participating.

For more information, please see Baskin Robbins press release here.

 

Win Tickets to the Patriots AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium!

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The VIP Patriots Game Package is back for the AFC Championship game. Head over here for your chance to win the following:

  • 2 AFC Championship Tickets
  • 2 Pre-Game Field Passes
  • 1 VIP Parking Pass
  • 1-Night Stay at the Renaissance Hotel at Patriot Place
  • $100 Gift Card and reservation at CBS Scene restaurant
  • $100 Gift Card to the Patriots ProShop

You have until Thursday, January 17th at 5pm to enter this fantastic prize, valued at $1,700!

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And to double your chances, order from the Patriots ProShop to be automatically entered to win tickets to the AFC Championship Game on January 20, 2013! For more information, please click here.

Good Luck!

 

Boston Bruins: Free Concessions, Scrimmages, Giveaways & More

At last… Bruins tickets go on sale Wednesday, January 16, 2pm for the shorten 2013 season. If you need a little motivation to get back into the full hockey swing, the Boston Bruins are offering free concessions for January home games.

Bruins Fans can also grab a 25% discount at the ProShop and FanZones and 30% discount will be offered for season ticket holders and premium club clients.

There will also be a handful of giveaways at opening night on January 19, 2013 including game-worn jerseys, free parking at the Garden for the entire season, locker room visit, and even fly with the Bruins on a Charter Plane to an away game. Nice.

If you can’t wait until Saturday, there is a Black & Gold intersquad scrimmage at TD Garden on Tuesday, January 15th at 7pm which is free and open to the public. Tickets sold out on 1/14/13.

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In addition to the Boston Bruins promotions, a few local establishments are offering some sweet deals as well:

The Harp is hosting a Hockey Resurrection Party on Thursday, January 17, 2013 from 7-10pm with raffles, giveaways, and no cover. Oh, and a special guest appearance by Shawn Thornton. 21+.

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 7pm, Game On Fenway is giving away free wings to celebrate the return of the NHL!

And Tonight, Monday, January 14, 2013 Area Four is continuing their Pizza & Beer Pre-game series with a Pint of Downeast Cider and slices of Area Four Pizza for free when you pay $10 at the door (First 40 people). Additional pints can be bought at bar.

Wow. A lot of good (and inexpensive) stuff to welcome the Bruins back! Let me know of any other great (and cheap) Bruins promos in the comments below if I missed any!

P.S. Follow @NHLBruins on Twitter to win Bruins tickets all this week!

Where to Ski and Snowboard for Cheap January 14, 2013 to January 20, 2013

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Here’s the best ski and snowboard deals this week for Monday, January 14, 2013 to Sunday, January 20, 2013. It is also New Hampshire’s January Learn to Ski Week, so if you want to learn to ski or snowboard for free, please click here for more information as there is still some availability this week.  Enjoy!

Monday, January 14, 2013

Attitash Mountain (NH): Ladies Day: $55 for lift ticket, ski lesson and lunch voucher for ladies

Blue Hills Ski Area (MA): $20 for weekday night skiing from 6-9pm for Ages 13+

Cranmore Mountain (NH): 2-fer-1 adult lift tickets ($59)

Crotched Mountain (NH): Adults 55+ pay $29 for lift tickets from 9am-5pm

Gunstock Mountain (NH): Get 2 lift tickets for the price of one

Mount Sunapee (NH): $45 for lift tickets all ages

Ski Butternut (MA): $25 Mid-Week Lift Ticket for Adults 14-69 and $20 for Juniors & Seniors from 9pm to 4pm

Waterville Valley (NH): $20 off all lift tickets

Wildcat Mountain (NH): Combo Day: Two lift tickets for $110 and includes lessons (for 13+) & lunch vouchers

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Attitash Mountain (NH): Combo Day: Two lift tickets for $110 and includes lessons (for 13+) & lunch vouchers

Blue Hills Ski Area (MA): $20 for weekday night skiing from 6-9pm for Ages 13+

Cannon Mountain (NH): Two lift tickets for $70 or one for $45

Cranmore Mountain (NH): 2-fer-1 adult lift tickets ($59)

Crotched Mountain (NH): Twofer Tuesdays: Adult lift tickets are $29 each

Gunstock Mountain (NH): Get 2 night lift tickets for the price of one.

Mount Sunapee (NH): Ladies day: $49 lift tickets for ladies plus free lunch buffet at Goosefeathers Pub

Ski Butternut (MA): $25 Mid-Week Lift Ticket for Adults 14-69 and $20 for Juniors & Seniors from 9pm to 4pm

Waterville Valley (NH): Patriots Tuesday, lift ticket price TBA (Pay what the Pats keep their opponents score to)

Wildcat Mountain (NH): 50+ Day: $55 for lift ticket, ski lesson, and lunch voucher for 50+ adults

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Blue Hills Ski Area (MA): $20 for weekday night skiing from 6-9pm for Ages 13+

Bretton Woods (NH): Two-for-one lift tickets: $71 for two lift tickets

Cannon Mountain (NH): $25 lift tickets for New Hampshire residents (must show valid NH ID)

Cranmore Mountain (NH): 2-fer-1 adult lift tickets ($59)

Jiminy Peak (MA): Massachusetts, Vermont & NJ Residents can save $8 on Lift Tickets

Mount Sunapee (NH): Twofer Wednesday: $70 for two lift tickets

Ski Butternut (MA): $25 Mid-Week Lift Ticket for Adults 14-69 and $20 for Juniors & Seniors from 9pm to 4pm

Ski Ward (MA): Buy 1 Lift Ticket, Get 1 Free from 6pm – 9pm

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Attitash Mountain (NH): 50+ Day: $55 for lift ticket, ski lesson, and lunch voucher for 50+ adults

Berkshire East (MA): $10 Lift, $10 Lesson, $10 Rental, $10 Helmet Thursdays from 6-9pm

Black Mountain (NH): Adults 55+ can ski for $22 plus grab a free breakfast

Blue Hills Ski Area (MA): $20 for weekday night skiing from 6-9pm for Ages 13+

Bousquet Ski Area (MA): Thursday Night Owl from 3-9pm $10 lift ticket or tubing with access pass and $15 lift ticket without access pass, all ages. (Access Passes can be purchased for $5 per person)

Cannon Mountain (NH): Two lift tickets for $70 or one for $45

Cranmore Mountain (NH): 2-fer-1 adult lift tickets ($59)

Ski Butternut (MA): $25 Mid-Week Lift Ticket for Adults 14-69 and $20 for Juniors & Seniors from 9pm to 4pm

Wildcat Mountain (NH): Ladies Day: $55 for lift ticket, ski lesson and lunch voucher for ladies

Friday, January 18, 2013

Blue Hills Ski Area (MA): $20 for weekday night skiing from 6-9pm for Ages 13+

Ski Butternut (MA): $25 Mid-Week Lift Ticket for Adults 14-69 and $20 for Juniors & Seniors from 9pm to 4pm

Crotched Mountain (NH): College Friday Night from 5pm to 3am: $39 for lift tickets

Waterville Valley (NH): Show your Red Sox pride and grab $20 off all lift tickets

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Berkshire East (MA): Saturday Night Family Night from 4pm-10pm. 2 lift tickets for $42, 3 for $52, 4 for $62, 5 for $72, etc., ski rentals for $15 and snowboard rentals for $20, and lesson $10-$20 for ages 8+. Immediate family members only.

Cranmore Mountain (NH): $39 lift tickets for all ages from 2-6pm

Jiminy Peak (MA): Ladies can save $8 on Lift Tickets after 3pm

Pats Peak (NH): $45 for lift ticket, rental, snowtubing, and lesson tips from 3pm-10pm

Ski Butternut (MA): $40 Lift Tickets for Military (and Family Members) with ID, Registered Boy Scout Troups & Professional Police Officers, Firefighters, EMT professionals, and Ski Club Members (Registration, special forms or professional IDs may be needed depending

Ski Ward (MA): Buy 1 Lift Ticket, Get 1 Free from 6pm – 9pm

Sunday, January, 19, 2013

Attitash Mountain (NH): $30 for half-day lift tickets from 12-4pm

Bousquet Ski Area (MA): Sunday Saver from 9am to 4pm with $25 lift tickets with access pass.

Cannon Mountain (NH): Two lift tickets for $70 for Superbowl Sunday (2/3/13 only)

Crotched Mountain (NH): Family Fun Sunday from 2:30pm-5pm with $29 lift tickets, $10 rentals, $10 beginner tips for ages 9+

Jiminy Peak (MA): Men can save $8 on Lift Tickets after 3pm.

Mount Sunapee (NH): New Hampshire residents can pay $39 for lift tickets from 12-4pm with proof of residency

Ragged Mountain (NH): New Hampshire residents pay $32 after 12pm with proof of residency

Ski Butternut (MA): $35 Lift Tickets for Military (and Family Members) with ID, Registered Boy Scout Troups & Professional Police Officers, Firefighters, EMT professionals, and Ski Club Members (Registration, special forms or professional IDs may be needed depending (non-holiday)

Waterville Valley (NH): $15 lift tickets for kids ages 6-12

Wildcat Mountain (NH): $30 for half-day lift tickets from 12-4pm

Whaleback Mountain (NH): $15 lift tickets for all ages from 9am-12pm

Liftopia.com (affliate) is also a great website that has many discounts at resorts around the country for lift tickets, so check them out if you don’t see any weekly deals of interest. :)

Weekend Fun in Boston (and Beyond) for January 12 & 13, 2013

Looking for some weekend fun but want to stick with your New Years resolution of saving money? Here are a few ideas to stick to your budget and still have fun this upcoming weekend:

Learn to Snowshoe or Cross Country Ski for Winter Trails Day: On Saturday January 12, 2013 learn to cross country ski or snowshoe for FREE! There are five places in Massachusetts that are partipicating including the Weston Ski Track!

Free Bootcamp on Boston Common: Saturday, January 12, 2013 from 6-7am. If you are motivated to stick to your New Year’s resolution, stop by Boston Common at 6am for some free bootcamp with Ultimate Bootcamp. (Event is also offered at Cambridge YMCA & FSU Athletic Center). Free but pre-registration is required.

Harvard Art Museum: Saturday, January 12, 2013. From 10am-12pm on Saturdays, Massachusetts residents can explore the museum for free with proper Mass ID.

Harvard Museum of Natural History and Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Sunday, January 13, 2013. Mass residents can visit the Harvard Museum of Natural History and the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology for free on Sundays from 9am-12pm with proof of residency.

6th Annual No Pants Subway Ride Boston: Sunday, January 13, 2013 starting at 1:15pm. Grab your friends & strip down and ride the MBTA. Well, it is surely a budget-friendly activity, and less clothes to wash, right?

We Are The In Crowd Concert at Gillette Stadium: Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 2:45pm. Before the Pats/Texan game at Gillette, there will be a free concert by We Are The In Crowd at 2:45pm at the NRG Plaza (North End of the Stadium, near CBS Scene). Free and open to the public.

Free Flu Clinics:  Ongoing, but a lot of Free Flu Clinics on Saturday, January 12, 2013. Due to the flu outbreak, please think about getting a free flu shot this weekend, as there will be a lot of different free flu clinics this weekend especially.

Happy Weekend and GO PATS! :)

 

Earn $5 Free by Downloading the Ibotta App (Offer Ends Today 1/11/13!)

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Ibotta is a app for smartphones (iPhone & Android) that offers many money-saving opportunities for products you buy everyday. They have special offers for many common products, and you just upload your receipt to the app when you buy a product on the list.

Many stores like Target, CVS, Walmart, Rite-Aid, Walgreens and more participate, but no New England grocery store has been added to the list quite yet.

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Once you earn $5 or more, you can transfer your savings to PayPal. Right now Ibotta is doing a special offer (Ends TODAY, Friday, 1/13/13 at NOON) for $5 FREE by just downloading the App through a friend‘s referral link.

Please note, that you will not receive the $5 if you download the app without going through a referral link from a friend, and you won’t see the $5 in your account until  you redeem your first offer by January 17, 2013.

Ibotta added Android recently, so I haven’t had too much time to play around with it yet, but I have heard all positive things about from Ibotta so far! Have you tried Ibotta yet, what do you think?

Where to Get Your Free Flu Shot in Boston (and Beyond)

If you haven’t received a flu shot, please consider getting one. As you may know, Mayor Menino declared a public health emergency due to the flu outbreak in Boston with 700 confirmed cases this year.

You do not have to spend a lot to stay healthy this year from the flu. The City of Boston is offering plenty of Free Flu Clinics this week in Boston, with the majority of free clinics on Saturday, 1/12/13.

For the complete schedule of upcoming free flu clinics, please click here and please click here for additional free flu clinic offerings located further out of the city.

Thanks, and please stay healthy! :)