COUPONING Getting the Coupons Getting Organized Putting Together Deals
WHERE TO GET COUPONS Newspapers Internet Social Networking Sites Magazines In Stores (tear pads, blinkies, on the product)
THERE ARE 3 COUPON INSERTS IN NEWSPAPERS Different inserts come each week, sometimes all three, sometimes just one
Liking your favorite brands on Facebookgives you access to high value coupons! Subscribing to “All You Magazine” pays for itself in the first month! It’s chock full of rare, and high value coupons each month!
Doubles coupons up to $0.99 (A coupon for $0.80 would double to $1.60 off) Has “iSave coupons” (scan your AdvantEdge card in the front of the store to receive coupons) Has AdvantEdge member loyalty program (offers exclusive savings and discounts on gas) Can stack (use 2 coupons on 1 item) 1 Price Chopper coupon with 1 manufacturer’s coupon to maximize savings Accepts competitor’s coupons
To maximize savings at Price Chopper, use 1 Price Chopper coupon, and 1 manufacturer’s coupon under $0.99. +The Price Chopper coupon makes the mayonnaise $1.99 The manufacturer’s coupon doubles from $0.75 off, to $1.50 off The mayonnaise is now only $0.50!
Offers “Red” card which gives you 5% back on all purchases Printable Target coupons are available on their website You can stack 1 Target coupon with 1 manufacturer’s coupon
Free items at Target are available every week! Just stack a Target Coupon with a manufacturer’s coupon! + The cat treats retail for $1.42, so the $1.00 off manufacturer’s coupon brings them down to just $0.42. The Target coupon takes another $1.00 off (which they will adjust down to $0.42 off), making them FREE!
o Allows for OVERAGE!! (if the amount of the coupon goes over the price of the product, you keep the difference)o Price matches competitor’s priceso Takes competitor’s couponso Generally lower prices
OVERAGE AT WALMART Use this coupon On this product ($1.97 each) To create a $2.06 overage to use on the rest of your cart, or actual cash from the cashier in your hand!
Has ExtraCare reward card program Gives “ExtraBucks” back for buying certain items, for use on a future purchase Can stack 1 CVS coupon, with 1 manufacturer’s coupon
To maximize savings at CVS, you must stack a CVS coupon, with a manufacturer’s coupon, on an item that will give you ExtraBucks backOn Sale:$5.99, get $5.99 EB back USE Pay $2.99 out of pocket, get $5.99 back to spend on a future purchase!
GETTING READY Map out each deal you’re going to get and what the totals should be Take out the coupons you’re going to use so you’re not fumbling for them Bring an ad just in case PLANNING IS KEY!
BEFORE YOU KNOW IT… You’ll have a stockpile full of FREE items like toothpaste, deodorant, make-up, laundry detergent and medicines like me!