Here at Plainview Patch, we understand everybody is running on a tight budget these days. Our Frugal Family column is designed to give our readers five great ways to save each week whether it be on grocery shopping or a night out on the town.
This week, take advantage of specials that are just too good to pass up, like a fabulous seafood dinner at Plainview's favorite bar and grill, an unbeatable gym membership at Planet Fitness or discount household items from CVS.
1. Dinner Specials at Red Fish Grille
Deal: Looking to take a break from cooking in this heat? Head down to Red Fish Grille on Mondays or Tuesday for a $21.95 Lobster Bake dinner. Enjoy 1 lb. lobster, shrimp, clams, mussels, baked potato, corn on the cob and a house salad. Red Fish Grille also promotes Wine Down Wednesdays where all bottles of wine are 25 percent off.
Good Through: 2011
2. Spring Fever at
Deal: Beach Bum Tanning has a great special to kick off the summer. If you're looking for an early start to your beach bronze glow, Beach Bum is offering 30 days in any tanning bed for only $119.
Good Through: July 31
3. New Membership Deal at Planet Fitness of Hicksville
Deal: With the summer season approaching, it's time to get that beach body in shape! Planet Fitness of Hicksville is offering a great special for new members. New clients can sign up for the Planet Fitness Black Card, which includes unlimited guest privileges, unlimited tanning, free reciprocal use of all franchise locations, half price drinks and unlimited use of massage chairs, for no startup fee and only $19.99 per month (one year contract required). For the traditional membership, which includes unlimited fitness training, new members can register with a $20 startup fee and a low $10 membership fee each month (no contract required).
Good Through: June 13
4. Household Items on Sale at
Deal: This week, Bounty Basic 8-packs are on sale for $5.99 and shoppers receive a $0.25 coupon with purchase. An 8-pack of AA Duracell Coppertop Batteries are on special for $5.99, while 12-packs of any Coca Cola 12 oz. cans are discounted at 3-for-$11 with $3 Extrabucks rewards.
Good Through: June 11
5. Breakfast Combo Special at
Deal: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and Subway is promoting an affordable and convenient breakfast combination special this month. A 6-inch breakfast flatbread sandwich with a cup of 16-ounce coffee for only $3.
Good Through: June 30