Deal Diva

Bargains to soothe your tax woes

It’s dreaded Tax Day Wednesday, but some of our favorite retailers are helping to ease the pain with special deals. Deals are Wednesday only, unless otherwise noted:

Staples: Shred 5 pounds of documents for free. Offer good through May 2.

Great American Cookies: Stop by for a free cookie – no coupon needed.

Bonefish Grill: Visit and print a coupon for $10 off. Valid until April 20.

McDonald’s: Buy a Big Mac or Quarter Pounder and receive a cheeseburger for just a penny.

IHOP: Get a short stake of pancakes for just $1.

Beef O’ Brady’s: 15 percent off your meal.

Sonny’s BBQ: Pay half price for a rib dinner.

Boston Market: Buy One Get One Free offers on some individual meals.

Office Depot: Shred 2 pounds of paper for free. Visit to print the coupon.

Plus: Starting today, Super Doubles Coupons at Harris Teeter.