5 Important & Quick Tips About Clipping Coupons

1. Cut, Don’t Rip Out Coupons

Store associates prefer clean cut coupons with clear expiration dates.
Store associates prefer clean cut coupons with clear expiration dates.

I know I’ve done this a million times — I’ve ripped out coupons and tore off the expiration date which rendered the coupon totally useless.  Continue reading “5 Important & Quick Tips About Clipping Coupons”

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What’s Going On with Those Two Frugal Fairfielders? 10 Questions Answered

People I run into at the store or meet in workshops inevitably ask me, “So, what happened to Aimee? Are you still doing Two Frugal Fairfielders? Do you still use coupons? Where do you shop now?”  Continue reading “What’s Going On with Those Two Frugal Fairfielders? 10 Questions Answered”

Why Coupon Expiration Dates Are Impossible to Read

I can count at least five magnifying glasses around my house, one of which has permanent residence in my coupon bag. Now, I’m over 50 and need new glasses, but even when I ask one of my 20/20 vision teen kids to help me read an expiration date on a coupon, they have a tough time. Naturally, I need a magnifier.  Continue reading “Why Coupon Expiration Dates Are Impossible to Read”

I am a Swagbucks Failure, and I’m Not Sure Why

swagbucks winAdvice welcome.

Swagbucks is a religion for many in the frugal community. (For those of you who may not be familiar with Swagbucks, it’s a legitimate and popular search engine sort of like Google that rewards its searches with prizes like gift cards.) For two years, I have tried Swagbucks, and have failed miserably! Rarely does the mod metro-man show up on my screen to tell me I’ve won Swag Bucks. Am I the only one who cannot make a go of this site??  Continue reading “I am a Swagbucks Failure, and I’m Not Sure Why”

CVS is on a Roll With It’s Magic Red Coupon Machine

It’s the little things that make me happy ;–)

Hoping everyone took advantage of the great freebie last week at CVS (the free Clean and Clear Shampoo or Conditioner valued at $4.99 but free with a magic red machine coupon).  Continue reading “CVS is on a Roll With It’s Magic Red Coupon Machine”