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By: Ashley Grimaldo In 2009, Christmas gift shopping averaged nearly $700 per person, according to the National Retail Federation — and numbers have only increased since then. In short, this holiday can send us into serious debt if we’re not realistic with our budgets. We’d all like to be that person who thoughtfully buys gifts [...]
This past week our live Webcast guest Tiffany Dirks from www.glammore.com shared 5 frugal tips to assist us in becoming Strategic shoppers and live a frugal lifestyle the glamorous way. 1. Get the newspaper! It is the #1 source of coupons. You need it to be successful! Get 1 paper/person in your home that way [...]
A recent article on The Consumerist found the TLC show, Extreme Couponing, has sparked a trend of out-of-control couponers who ransack stores with little regard for fellow shoppers. Merchants have taken notice and many major retailers are starting to change their policies. Here are some of the big ones. Rite AidRite Aid has taken the [...]
By: Amy Hannold 247Moms Frugal Living Editor Where Can I Find Coupons? Technology has increased the availability and convenience ofcoupons. Where once we werelimited to coupons distributed in weekend papers and store circulars, there arenow many places to find coupons. Here are some of the newest sources of coupons: CouponNetwork.com Catalina Marketing Corporation offers you [...]
Amy Hannold, 247Moms Frugal Living Editor Good deals can be found with planning, skill andpractice. The same is true forgreat meals. To maximize your fooddollar and dollar-stretching efforts, meal planning is essential. We know that store sales cycles of most products revolve in12-13 week cycles. Stocking up oncereal, snacks, etc. should be done, within budget, [...]
Couponing’s benefits, beyond money saved, are the importantvirtues and skills you’ll learn (or refine) to become a successful couponer. Contrary to spectacular savingsseen on TV in the space of 15 minutes of super shopping, these skills arerequired before you enter the store. Simply couponing to get a “good deal” can lead to overspending and apantry full [...]