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Discounts at Cinemark every Tuesday

If you’re a movie lover on a budget, mark your calendar for Tuesdays. Cinemark offers its weekly Discount Day every Tuesday at participating locations. Ticket prices range from $1 to $5.75, depending on the location. (There is an upcharge for 3-D films.) The offer is not valid for new movies on opening day, specially priced […]

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Discount tickets at SeaWorld you don’t want to miss

Here in Los Angeles, we know how to enjoy summer. We have our beaches, our mountains, our concerts and the mild temperatures to enjoy them all. But you can’t call it a summer unless you take the kids to SeaWorld. So the question isn’t whether or not you’re loading up the car and heading to […]


Free museum visits once a month in Los Angeles

With Bank of America’s “Museums On Us” program get into museums in Los Angeles 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.

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Get a free ride in Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles and other cities nationwide.

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Top 10 Free Things to Do in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is not only one of the nation’s largest cities, it also has one of the longest lists of free and cheap things to do and see, whether you are a resident or a visitor. From miles of beaches to a star-studded walk of fame, from fine arts to ethnic neighborhoods, you’ll find plenty to keep you entertained without spending a lot of money.