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Deals of the week

Deals of the week

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by Terri Gruca

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Posted on July 6, 2010 at 11:00 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 7 at 9:12 PM

This week you'll find lots of freebies and some terrific spa and travel deals. Thanks for all the tips. If you spot a good deal send me an e-mail. Enjoy!

Free slurpee

7-Eleven is giving away free Slurpees on 7/11. So stop by participating 7-Eleven stores on Sunday, July 11th from 8am to 11pm and get a free signature 7.11 oz Slurpee.

Free meal at Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A is running it’s cow appreciation day promotion again. Dress up like a cow on Friday, July 9th and get a free meal. Don’t have a cow costume? Not to worry. You can go here to print out the spots, the nose, everything you need to look like a cow and get a free meal.

Free health screenings

Sam’s Clubs are offering free health screenings at their stores across the country this Saturday, July 10th. Go here to find a participating location in your area. You’ll get cholesterol, glucose intake, blood pressure and body mass index checks.

Free book

For anyone with children under 12, if they read ten books, (any they choose this summer) they can get one free book from a selected batch of books at Border’s. It’s called the 10 Summer Reading Double Dog Dare program. Just download the form and bring it into a Borders, Borders Express or Waldenbooks book store and collect your free book. You’ve got to turn in that form by August 26th.

Spa Deals

Thanks to Kathy who told me about some amazing spa deals being offered across Austin. You can sign up to get weekly notices about spa deals in your area here.

But here are some of the deals the spas around Austin told me they’re having this month.

Bella Salon is offering a special on their 60 minute customized facial and get a complimentary brow wax for $100. Ask for the Face your Face deal. Call 474-5999 to schedule. This is good until July 23rd.

FaceLogic spa is offering its Summer Glow Package which includes a 60 minute custom facial with treatment mask and microdermabrasion for $49. It originally costs $99. This is good through the month of July. Call 918-3223 to schedule.

Free mini facials

Origins is giving away free mini facials until July 11th. Call ahead to schedule.

Bowling Deal

AMF is offering a summer savings deal. You can save $5 per person for up to 10 people by filling out this online form. Thanks to Susan for the tip. You’ll find dozens of locations that will take this coupon across the country including Texas and the Carolina's. There’s only one place in Austin and that’s the Showplace Lanes off IH 35. Thanks Susan for the deal!

Travel Deals

Southwest Airlines is having a terrific fall sale. You’ll find airfare for as little as $49 one way including Austin to Denver. You’ve got to purchase your ticket by July 8th and good for travel from September 7 through November 15th.