5 Ways to Watch Movies for Less

Going to the movies isn’t what it used to be. By the time you pay for parking, snacks and those outlandish ticket prices, a family of four can easily top $100 to see the latest flick. But there are smarter ways to catch those blockbusters without spending a lot. Keep an eye out for discounts.…

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3 Ways to Slash the Costs of Internet

These days, we expect to be connected wherever we go, especially at home. But with high-speed internet, cable and home phone service costing the average American $160 a month, reducing your internet costs can help you reduce your overall budget. Here are three easy way.   Follow the free WiFi. As consumers are expecting to…

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Kitchen Versatility 101: Ketchup

It’s every 5-year-old’s favorite condiment and now it can be the key to delicious family treats: ketchup. Here are three delicious recipes that use everyone’s sweet tomato topping — and we’re not just talking burgers here.   Slow Cooked Pork Sandwiches: (recipe) Not only do these tangy and sweet comfort food favorites get truly great flavor…

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Winner of Bulls raffle tickets announced!

Congratulations to Shawanda Jackson of Chicago, who is our first Chicago Bulls raffle ticket winner out of a total of 466 entrants. Shawanda won 2 tickets the Chicago Bulls vs. Philadelphia 76ers game by entering through the Pangea Facebook page and sharing our contest post. Thanks to all those resident Bulls fans who entered to…

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5 New Apartment-Proof Products

Apartment living brings with it certain challenges when it comes to space and storage constraints. The following innovative products are designed to make Chicago apartment living just a little bit easier… and much more fun.   1.       Hideaway bathroom organizer keeps cleaning supplies and soaps out of sight and away from kids. 2.       The collapsible…

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Pangea and the Greater Chicago Food Depository

Thanks to donations from you, our thoughtful residents and friends, Pangea Cares has reached our goal of collecting over 500 lbs. of non-perishable food for the Greater Chicago Food Depository to help feed hungry residents across Chicago.   Residents, Pangea employees, friends and family have been busy collecting canned goods and other household items throughout…

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Apartment friendly family pets

Is your family looking for a new addition to the household? There is a wide range of family-friendly pets that don’t meow or bark—and won’t get you in trouble with your neighbors. Fish are more than just Goldfish in a round bowl. Tropical fish and saltwater fish collection can be a colorful, fun and encompassing…

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High-tech tips for low-cost budgets

The speed at which technology is changing these days – and the resulting price drop for what used to be high-priced systems – means that you can often find high tech answers to your most pressing home budget questions. Here are three technology tips to enjoy your apartment, techy style. Cut the communications. Despite the…

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