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The CVS pharmacy chain offers a handful of free tests -- no appointment needed. Also: Free movies, paint, cat food and a warehouse club trial membership.
A nonprofit group funds 'pet food stamps' for lower-income animal owners. Other options exist, too.
Sign your children up now and let 'em knock down the pins during vacation. Also: Free magazine subscription, water ice, photo collage, dog food and game rental.
Volunteer pilots offer rides to those aged 8 to 17. Also free this week: a speech translator app, Atkins Diet bars and 'The Walking Dead: Assault' game.
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