A new app called Tweet-a-Beer lets you use social media to buy a beverage for friends across the country.
Now that Amazon, Comcast and others have jumped into the online movie business, how do you select the service that's right for you?
'Pay what you can' means frugal entertainment. A dollar (or even less) can get you through the door at a theater, comedy improv show or museum.
A website called Gofobo gives out passes in many major cities. Here's how to claim yours.
Need an afternoon out? Bank of America is buying, at museums and other cultural centers across the country.
Sure, tickets to Disneyland are usually pricey. But you don't need a hoard of cash the size of Scrooge McDuck's to have a great time.
Here's one: The city with the lower unemployment rate usually wins -- but take note of one of the exceptions.
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