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Frugal Fun

Even fun can be frugal! Discover enough entertainment, hobby, dating and vacation planning ideas to keep you busy for hours.
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Save on Movie Tickets
Cheap movie tickets are easier to come by then you may think. Here are 10 ways to save on movie tickets.

Free Movie Rentals
Enjoy watching movies, but hate paying rental fees? Then, don't. Here are four sources for free movie rentals.

Hulu.com: A Review
Seen commercials for Hulu, but not sure what it is? Here's the answer.

Poll: Have You Redboxed?
When it comes to movie rentals, Redbox is one of the cheapest deals going. Have you given it a try?

Make the Most of Your Library Card
10 things that you can check out and do with a library card.

Eat Out for Less
Eating out can be a real pleasure when you know how to do it for less.

Free Music Online
Looking for free music that you can listen to online or download to your MP3 player? Here are several great sites to check out, starting with the best:

Top 8 Frugal Hobbies
Hobbies that won't break the bank, and some that will even save you money.

Frugal Crafts and Recipes for Kids
Looking for cheap ways to entertain your kids? Then, consider this round-up of fun crafts and recipes:

Free and Nearly-Free Kids' Events
Take advantage of store-sponsored kids' events and entertain your kids on the cheap.

Fun with Biodegradable Packing Peanuts
Turn biodegradable packing peanuts into a fun (and free) project for the kids).

Frugal Beach Activities
Nine activities to keep your beach trip frugal and fun.

Make Your Own Pinwheels
Pinwheels are fun to play with, and even more fun to make.

Frugal Date Ideas
Take the expense out of dating with these low cost date ideas.

Inexpensive Date Ideas for College Students
Cheap and free date ideas for the cash-strapped college student.

How to Save Money on Books
Looking to feed your book habit on the cheap? Here are several great ways to save money on books:

Free Jigsaw Puzzle Games
Free, downloadable jigsaw puzzles from About's Freebies Guide.

Learn how to Knit
Knitting is a great frugl hobby. Teach yourself the basics, and you can start making clothing for your family and friends.

Homemade Bubbles
Mix up a batch of bubbles, and head outdoors for some fun.

How to Make Snow Paint
Looking for a cheap way to keep the kids entertained on a snow day? Then, make them some snow paint.

Movie Coupons
Use these coupons to build your movie library for less.

Movie Rebates
Cut the cost of owning new-release movies with these movie rebates.

The Best Places to Get Free eBooks
Utilize these sources for free eBooks, and you'll always have something to read:

Bowling Coupons and Discounts
Use gobowling.com to stay on top of all the latest bowling promotions.

Crackle.com: Watch Free Movies and TV Shows Online
Ditch your cable TV and video subscription, and watch free shows and movies on Crackle. You'll enjoy all the savings, without any of the sacrifice.

Save Money on Magazine Subscriptions
Feed your magazine habit for less. Here are 11 ways to save money on magazine subscriptions.

How to Find Replacement Game Pieces
Have a board game that's missing pieces? Don't toss it. Instead use these tips to find replacements.

Make a Snowman Kit
Instructions for making a snowman kit for your kids or to give as a gift.

Ditch Your Cable
Put $900 (or more) back into your budget by ditching your cable. Here are a bunch of free and cheap replacements.

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