You don't have to break the bank to enjoy yourself. Whether you like to go out to bars for drinks, see a rock concert or hit the local galleries and museums, you can make room for fun in your budget. Even if your finances are tight, you can think outside the box to take part in some of your favorite activities. Check out some easy ways to start saving on entertainment.
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1. Hunt for Deals
2. Use a Rental or Subscription Service
Just because Blockbuster isn't around anymore doesn't mean you have to buy all of your entertainment. You can borrow movies, games and books from online rental services or your local library. It might also be a good idea to sign up for a subscription service like Netflix, Hulu Plus or HBO Go. Paying a small fee will give you access to hundreds of films and TV episodes.
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3. Get Involved
4. Find out if You're Eligible for a Discount
Are you a student, veteran or senior citizen? You might qualify for special discounts at movie theaters, restaurants and other locations. You can even ask certain services and companies if they have deals for rewards credit card holders or members of associations, like AAA. You might be surprised to find that your status or organizational affiliation can help you save money.
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