This week, Frugal Family scoured local sources to come up with great deals, from bargains on everything from massages to lighting kits for studio photographers. Remember to check with the merchants for additional conditions:
Deal: Are you a teacher? Teachers receive $25 off at Spa Mariana this month for a variety of services, including several kinds of massage. Bring your teacher's ID to the spa on Bowers Street for more details.
Good through: End of the month
Deal: The liquidation sale continues, and Borders has marked everything at 40 percent to 60 percent off this week. All children's books, travel books and cookbooks are 40 percent off; literary fiction, business and romance are 50 percent off; and politics, philosophy and magazines are 60 percent off.
Good through: Until further notice
Deal: Receive 20 percent off Promaster two-light or three-light studio lighting kits from Woodward Camera using special Web coupon at woodwardcamera.com/coupon.html/.
Good through: End of August
Deal: Get your favorite cereal while you can. Quaker cereals, such as Life and Captain Crunch, cost $1.99 a box with a Kroger Plus card.
Good through: End of the week
Deal: It's a sign of the summer. Four-packs of sweet bell peppers are two for $4.
Good through: End of the week.