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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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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Save More at the Grocery Store: Count & Stick

Are you a frequent Kroger shopper?  I (Litsa) confess, I AM! Although Wal-Mart is right across the street, I’m always pulling into Kroger! They have attracted my business by the multitudes for the last four years! I especially love the […]

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Meal Planning Workshop Available

For my local readers, I have a new Meal Planning workshop available! I don’t have a class date as of yet but I wanted to get the word out that it will be coming soon. If you are interested in […]

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Save More at the Grocery Store: Keep Coupons Until Expiration

Are you a frequent Kroger shopper? I (Litsa) try to limit my Kroger shopping trips to twice a week. When I make my second shopping trip to Kroger during the week, I’m always amazed at all the deals I see […]

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Coupons on Holiday Displays in Stores

I have seen several Holiday displays in stores over the last couple of weeks. I wanted to point out that these displays can be a great resource for free coupons! Look for tearpads or pamphlets with coupons. I always look […]

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