How to Avoid Coupon Fraud

How to Avoid Coupon Fraud

Coupon fraud, the act of using a coupon illegally, isn’t something that most couponers ever want to commit. Aside from the fact that fraud is unethical, getting caught can carry very steep penalties. Avoiding coupon fraud might seem like a big task to a new coupon user, but it’s really not. Take a look at… [read more]

Coupon Fraud 101

Coupon Fraud 101

You know the saying, “A few bad apples spoil the bunch”? This applies to couponing as well. A local grocery store in my area will not accept printed coupons because they were a victim of coupon fraud. Most couponers are ethical, but this one instance ruined it for all us honest folks in my area. It’s… [read more]

Coupon Policies for the New Couponer

Coupon Policies for the New Couponer

As a new couponer, it can be really confusing to know what is allowed and what is prohibited. This is where a store’s coupon policy will come into play. Knowing what a coupon policy is AND how to read them will only make your couponing life and shopping trips to the store a whole lot easier.… [read more]

How to Read a Coupon

How to Read a Coupon

If you’re just starting your journey using coupons, you might be finding yourself a tad bit confused. There is a lot to using them and it can be very easy to find yourself overwhelmed. I know I was at first! Learning how to read a coupon is the very first step to getting started on your… [read more]

Canadian Store Coupon Policies

Canadian Store Coupon Policies

When I first started couponing, I made the mistake of not checking the store’s coupon policy prior to planning my visit. I did my shopping and organized all coupons with the items at the cash. Then I was told that the store didn’t accept Internet coupons. That threw my perfectly planned purchase into a loop… [read more]