Thursday, August 28, 2014

TBD Fest 2014: Discounted Tickets

Update 9/12/14 - The TBD Fest ticket deals have expired at Get My Perks, Groupon, and LivingSocial. You can still get discounted tickets at Goldstar


Get My Perks has a deal today for the 2014 TBD Music Fest in West Sacramento this October.

Sacramento TBD Fest discount ticket deal: 

$129 for VIP tickets + save $32 with code GOMOBILE14 = $97


All 3 days - Oct 3-5, 2014.
Private restrooms, private bars, fast track lines & preferred seating area
These tickets normally go for $250.

To get the deal, go to this link:

Click on "Current Deals"  in the top left corner.
Use code GOMOBILE14 to save another 25%!

 LivingSocial, Groupon and Goldstar also have deals for a normal three day pass for $129.

Some of the bands include:

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Sacramento Barre Class Deal - Downtown, Roseville, Folsom

Sacramento Barre Fitness Deal: the Dailey Method

Grouponhas a deal ending today for Barre Fitness Classes at the Dailey Method in Downtown Sacramento (new location), Folsom, or Roseville.

"The Dailey Method® is a unique combination of ballet barre work, core conditioning, muscle strengthening, yoga, and orthopedic exercises."

Barre Class Discount:
$49 for one month of unlimited Dailey Method classes ($180 value)
$35 for five Dailey Method classes ($85 value)

Class Schedule

See the Groupon

Return to Cheapo in Sacto for more Sacramento deals

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

2014 California State Fair Discounts + Free Concert Schedule

The California State Fair in Sacramento

July 11-27, 2014 

Deals and Discounts


Check out these deals, discounts, and coupons to save some money on fair admission and ride tickets.

Update 5/28/14: Donate blood for a free CA State Fair admission ticket:
Friday, June 6 from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Cal Expo (East Gate) Buildings C and D
1600 Exposition Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95815
Parking free for blood drive participants
Details:  Día de Donar Sangre

Fair Groupon Discount 


Groupon Sacramento has a deal today (5/14/14) for the 2014 California State Fair:

Fair Package for Two with Monorail Rides
or Visit for Four to the California State Fair (Up to 49% Off)

$19.50 for an admission package for two (up to $37 total value)

  • Two general-admission tickets (up to $12 value each)
  • One discount book with coupons for rides, events, games, food, and other attractions ($5 value)
  • Two monorail passes ($4 value each)
$24.50 for four general-admission tickets (up to $48 value)

See the deal here:

Groupon Sacramento


Fair Advance Ticket/wristband Discount (available through July 10th)


Fair Discount Ticket Days

Kids 12 and under get free admission and all rides are only $1 for all ages! Valid only on Tuesdays. Tickets not available online.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Tax Preparation Discounts for 2013 Taxes

2014 Discounts for 2013 Taxes

Note: Turbotax prices go up March 22! Discounts below may no longer apply after that date.

The IRS Tax Filing Deadline is Tuesday, April 15 2014.

Have you started preparing for your Federal and State taxes? If you aren't using a Sacramento tax preparer for your 2013 taxes, there are a few ways to save some money on online services such as TurboTax.

Your bank, credit union, brokerage, credit card company, or mutual fund company may offer a discount so check their sites to see if they have a partnership offer with a site like H&R Block or TurboTax. Also check with your employee benefits program, or other memberships like Costco or USAA. Brokers and mutual funds companies seem to have the deepest discounts.

The info below will help you find the best price for Federal Taxes with TurboTax. 

TurboTax Discounts
Bank and Brokerage Discount Examples

Comparing the Premier version (Federal Only):

Normal price: $75

Golden 1: TurboTax $50
Bank of America: TurboTax  $50
Best Price: Vanguard : TurboTax  $35
Best Price: Fidelity: TurboTax $35 

Cashback Rebate and Deal Site Discount Examples

Discount and cashback sites are also offering discounts and rebates on tax software. To redeem these discounts you must set up an account at the discount site, and then click through their link to TurboTax. 

Here are some discounts for TurboTax $75 Premier (Federal Only):