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Are you Oakland’s top cheapskate?

Oakland 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. This is a good opportunity for someone who is well connected locally, has journalism or marketing experience … [Read More...]

MUSEUMS ON US

Free museum visits once a month in Oakland

Bank of America customers can visit museums free the first Saturday and Sunday of the month through the bank’s Museums On Us program. Just show your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID, and you will get free admission to more than 150 museums and attractions in cities across the United States. In Oakland, your … [Read More...]

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Top 10 Cheap Things to do in Oakland

Oakland has a ton of great free and cheap things to do. It is the Bay Area's hidden gem. If you're looking to beat the high cost of living, or just find some great ways to have fun on the east side of the bay, check out these ideas. Children's Fairyland: I never understand why people take preschoolers to Disneyland. It's so expensive, and they … [Read More...]