Bargain Shopper Frustrations

One of the most frustrating things to a bargain shopper or couponer is to completely run out of an item. I stockup when the price is right and use coupons when available. I HATE paying full price for items. I […]

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Shop Smart by Checking Receipts

I can’t begin to tell you how often I have items ring up wrong at the register. Several years ago I got into the habit of checking my receipt before I left the store. I often wonder how many people […]

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Searching for Coupons: Tear Pads, Blinkies, & More

Couponing is still trending at our household this year/season! “Do you really carry your notebook in with you?” asked one of my ‘students’ this week as she learned a few more tidbits about how to save money! Yes! I really […]

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What is a Loss Leader?

The current Kroger ad reminded me to write a post about what a loss leader is. All grocery and retail stores advertise loss leaders as a way to draw you into the store. Basically a loss leader is an item […]

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Kroger Coupons: New eCoupons 4/21/13

Kroger has released new eCoupons! As they are sometimes limited in quantity, I recommend saving them to your card now in case they disappear. Remember that Kroger eCoupons do not double and can not be combined with a paper coupon. […]

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LearnVest & Savings.com Free Grocery Couponing 101 Webinar

I know many of you are interested in taking a Grocery Savings class but the distance between us has been prohibitive. Well there is an online Grocery Couponing 101 Webinar happening courtesy of LearnVest and Savings.com! This will be a […]

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Free or Priced Just Right?

Yesterday morning, I enjoyed reading Ann’s comments over at CouponsDealsandMore about products that we coupon connoisseurs receive for FREE—-or almost free items. Let’s see, I think I enjoyed a few of those perks this week with Kroger’s Mega Event. Spicy […]

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Meal Planning Workshop | Palmyra, VA 2/13/13

For my local readers, I have a new Meal Planning workshop available! The class will be held at the Fluvanna Public Library on 2/13/13 at 6pm. Although the class is free, I do ask that you signup. There are only […]

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