March Deals & Steals

March is here, which means it is time to say goodbye to winter and helloooo spring! Spring always signifies a new beginnings and a fresh start. Not only do we get to spring forward daylight savings time on March 14, but we hear that March is a good time to save some green!

FOOD

You may not think of food when you hear 5 Under Golf, but you should! The entertainment venue with a full restaurant and bar features weekly deals on food. Each Saturday, you can stop by for brunch and enjoy 99 cent mimosas, then head back on Monday for their all-day BOGO deal on burgers. If that’s not enough to get you out, make it Ladies Night on Wednesday for $5 martinis, $10 pizzas and $10 off a bottle of wine. They didn’t t forget about the kids, either - every Tuesday kids 12 and under eat free with game play!
This one may not be a deal, but we wouldn’t be able to live with ourselves if we didn’t mention that Girl Scout Cookie season is underway now through March 28! The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto serves 26 counties in Texas including: Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Newton and Orange. Head over to their site to feed your cookie craving!

TRAVEL

Looking to travel this month? Whether for Spring Break or just because you need a quick getaway, escapehouston.com has you covered. We found flights from Houston to Miami as low as $59 roundtrip and flights from Houston to Denver or Las Vegas for $97 round trip. Now that’s a deal!
Looking to stay Texas-bound this March? If you are an Education First FCU member you can save on tickets to Fiesta Texas San Antonio!
March is also a good month to purchase new luggage. Be sure to check out retailers like Macy’s, REI, and Samsonite for luggage up to 70% off.

HOME PROJECTS

Looking for some DIY projects? Home Depot is the place. Throughout March they are hosting free live-streaming workshops with their expert associates. Topics range from spring lawn prep to how to install ceiling fans & light fixtures. Be sure to sign up for Home Depot emails to save $5 off your next purchase!

TAX SOFTWARE

There are several free tax software sites available on the world wide web including, Turbo Tax and H&R Block. If you have a “simple tax return” meaning that all of your income is from your job rather than dividends, interest or other sources, our friends at NerdWallet say they are all good to use. If you need a little more help, we suggest using Turbo Tax. As a member of Education First FCU, you can save up to $15 on their deluxe, premier, and self-employed plans.

ST. PATRICK’S DAY

Whether it is the luck of the Irish or the lure of the green beer, St. Patrick’s Day makes for a fun holiday to celebrate. Hosting a St. Patty’s Day Party? Oriental Trading is your one-stop-shop for all things leprechaun approved. Save up to 50% on chocolate gold coins, fun giveaways, décor and more!
If hosting isn’t your thing, head over to The Logon Café & Pub for their celebration! Did someone say Bagpipes?

We’re committed to bringing you practical ways to save money. If you liked these Deals and Steals, be sure to check back here again at the beginning of April for more! March Deals & Steals are here! The Vault is your place for the latest tips on how to save money, make money, and manage your finances better. Deals & Steals will help you with all of that and let you have fun while you do it!