Redux: Saving Money on Meat!

It’s a busy week around here with the kiddos on Spring Break so I am breaking out and old but goodie from the archive! My weekly Meat Deals posts keep me up to date on the going meat prices in our region and I have noticed that Beef has been going down in price over the […]

Is Extreme Couponing Dead?

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Is Extreme Couponing Dead? Last week, Yahoo published an  article titled Why Americans Are Cutting Coupons Out of Their Lives that caught my attention just because it is mirroring what I myself have been feeling about coupons recently as well as what I have been hearing from local store cashiers and even my couponing friends.  Across the […]

How Do You Organize Your Coupons?

 Here is an article I wrote a few years ago about organizing my coupons.  I thought today would be a good day to pull it out of the old archives! Over the years, I have used several different devices to manage my coupons.  When I first started couponing, I used a pink Rubbermaid box that […]

Who Else Is Broke? A Few Simple Ideas We Are Using To Save Money Now!

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It’s that time of year again, the Christmas bills are coming in, the heating bill is out of control and taxes are due – everyone is broke! Recently my husband and I sat down and took a real good look at our finances.  My husband has been the only one working full time for the […]

Repost: Simple Stockpiling: Breakfast Cereal!

With the big cereal sale that is happening tomorrow we thought it would be a good time to re-post an article we first published about a year ago that provides examples and a simple formula for figuring out how much cereal you will need to buy.  Please note – the match-ups are examples of how […]

Repost: How To Change Your Zip Code On Coupons.com Update!

In case you missed this earlier -coupons.com changed over the holidays! In the process of updating the visual appeal of the site, the ability to easily (or obviously) change your zip code became a flaming hoop!  However; it is still possible, just follow these four simple steps. 1.  Sign in (or sign up) for a […]

Updated: How To Change Your Zip Code On Coupons.com!

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Did you notice that coupons.com changed over the holidays? In the process of updating the visual appeal of the site, the ability to easily (or obviously) change your zip code became a flaming hoop!  However; it is still possible, just follow these four simple steps. 1.  Sign in (or sign up) for a coupons.com account. […]

How Many Coupons Do You Need And Where Do You Get Them?

When it comes to coupons…how many do you really need? A good rule of thumb is to have a coupon for each person in your family. I have 5 people in mine, therefore I try to have 5 inserts, coupons, booklets, printables, sets of doublers, etc., – if at all possible. How do you get […]

Your Text Speak’s Got Nothing On My Coupon Lingo – Terms And Abbreviations And What They Mean!

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LOL!  If you are new to the world of couponing and coupon blogs you have probably seen some terms and abbreviations that make you wonder WTH right?  Even seasoned couponers can use a recap every once in awhile.  Here is a list  the of common terms and abbreviations  that coupon bloggers use! The Coupon Lingo […]

Be A Thoughtful Couponer And Let Others Go First!

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I had a conversation with my brother-in-law about coupons and in the course of it he mentioned that while he admires couponers in general,  he sure hates getting stuck in line behind somebody like me!  Well I thought about it for a while and realized, couponer or not, we have all been there at some […]