Cheap is great, but free is better!
One really EASY way to get stuff for free is by using Swagbucks. Swagbucks is a search engine powered by Google that rewards you for using it. When you use their site, you earn "swagbucks". And with your swagbucks, you can buy whatever's on your wish list. Every week or two, I earn an Amazon gift card, so this is an easy way to hack away at my Amazon wishlist without spending a dime.
Check it out!