Free museum visits once a month in Houston

With Bank of America’s “Museums On Us” program get into museums in Houston and 149 other locations around the country for free during the first full weekend of the month by showing your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID.

Get a free ride in Houston with Lyft

Lyft, a new ride-sharing program, is a cheaper alternative to a cab with a smart phone app and background-checked drivers who say hello with a fist bump. It is up and running in Houston and other cities nationwide.

10 best free things to do in Houston

Some of Houston’s best attractions are not only cheap, they’re free. This sophisticated Southwestern city has it all – great art museums, public performance spaces, fun parks and a fascinating history. Many of these diversions won’t cost you a penny. They even have volunteer guides to show you around. Check out the 10 best things to do for free in Houston.

Are you Houston’s top cheapskate?

Houston Living on the Cheap is looking for an editor and publisher. On the Cheap publishers own their sites, creating their own editorial calendars and working together with the national On the Cheap network. It’s like owning an online newspaper. If you’d like to run a business as your city’s top maven of deals, discounts […]