Welcome to Houston On The Cheap, your online source for saving money around the city on entertainment, family fun, restaurant deals, special events, and other to-die-for bargains. Don’t miss the Free Weekend Fun feature each week!

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About the Editor-in-Chief

Eric Anthony is a native Houstonian who has over a decade of experience as a freelance writer and editor.  Having grown up in Houston, he has a deep connection with local culture, sports, music, and food. He loves trying out the diverse foods of the city and discovering the best places to try the newest craft cocktails. He’s responsible for bringing you the latest deals and all-things-free throughout the city.


About Vicki Powers

Vicki Powers founded Houston On The Cheap in 2009. Over the next 9 years, she served as Editor-in-Chief and became a well-respected community influencer, forging partnerships with local media and bloggers. She parted ways with the site in February 2018 and has since moved on to other endeavors. We here at Houston On The Cheap seek to continue her mission, helping local residents find the very best deals, discounts, and events in and around Houston.



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