Why Should you coupon?
If you could cut your grocery budget in half, you wouldn't do it? Yes, you would.
It's as simple as clipping coupons, and coming to IndyCouponLady.blogspot.com, for you store match ups.
Where to find coupons?
Really, The question should be, where can't you find coupons!
Sunday newspaper – Coupon inserts (Red Plum, SmartSource, P&G. If you would like to see a list of the coupons that will be in the Sunday paper go here to check it out!
Internet: printable coupons – There are a vast array of printable coupons – on printable coupon sites and manufacturer’s sites. Here are my favorite sites: RedPlum, SmartSource, Coupons.com, and Cool Savings.
All You magazine, is a publication produce by Walmart. You can aslo buy them there. They are loaded with coupons.
Store Weekly Circular or In-store –
Catalina/CAT - coupon on back of store receipt or printed after receipt
Blinkie or Tear Pad – coupon from a small blinkie machine or pad – typically near the relevant product
Peelie – coupon on product itself
Sunday Newspaper Insert Abbreviations:
GM = General Mills
PG = Procter and Gamble
RP = Red Plum
SS = SmartSource
CVS & Walgreens Jargon:
ECB = Extra Care Bucks – CVS money
RR = Register Reward – Walgreens money
IVC = Instant Value Coupon – found in the monthly Walgreens EasySaver booklet
•Other Abbreviations and Money-Saving Terms:
B1G1 or BOGO = Buy One, Get One Free
B2GI = Buy Two, Get One Free
DEAD = Offer No Longer Valid
DND = Do Not Double
EX or X = Expires On
FAR = Free After Rebate
FILLER = Item Purchased to Reach a Minimum Total in Order to Get a “Deal”
GC = Gift Card
IP = Internet Printable
MC or MQ = Manufacturer’s coupon
MIR = Mail In Rebate
NED = No Expiration Date
OOP = Out of Pocket
STACKING: Using Both a Store Coupon and a Manufacturer’s Coupon on One Item
TMF = Try Me Free Offer
UPC = Universal Product Code – Those black straight lines with numbers under them