Don't ever miss another freebie

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From free Slurpees at 7-Eleven to a free meal at Chick-fil-A, free offers are abundant in Hampton Roads.

Reader Mercedes Smartt wrote in recently to thank me for the reminder about free Chick-fil-A on July 12. She donned a cow costume and enjoyed the free meal.

Here's how you can be sure never to miss another free offer:

Sign up for Savvy Shopper text alerts. I don't spam, and you'll be sure not to miss information on discounted Busch Gardens tickets, among a variety of other heart-stopping bargains.

You can sign up by texting the message DPFREE to 71593. (And here's the legal language: Max 10 msgs/week. Txt HELP for help. Txt STOP to cancel. Msg&data rates may apply. You may receive subsequent msgs clarifying or confirming your opt-out request. Privacy Policy: 

Or, you can visit Choose "free stuff." (Note: There are a lot of other very valuable Daily Press text alert subscriptions available).

Follow the Savvy Shopper on Facebook. Join the conversation by commenting and offering your own shopping tips and finds.

Follow the Savvy Shopper on Twitter at @HRSavvyShopper.

Stay tuned here at for daily updates on what's free and noteworthy around town. You'll be the one at the watercooler with all of the inside scoop.

Thanks, as always, for reading. You make my job fun and satisfying.

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