Personal Finance

Beginner’s Guide to Couponing

I didn’t start using coupons regularly until August 2014. I started reading everything I could find to learn more about it and put into practice. I’m not an extreme couponer, but I will use a coupon if it’s for something I need. My favourite is when I can find something on sale that I need to buy AND I have a coupon. It’s a double whammy!
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I’ve written quite a few posts on the subject over the last year and I’m sharing them all here in this resource, a Beginner’s Guide to Couponing, in case you missed them. I’ve also included a few other posts that I thought would be worth checking out too.

  1. Coupon 101 – purchase vs. transaction
  2. 4 basic tips for using coupons
  3. How to read a coupon
  4. What NOT to do with your coupons
  5. How to waste money using coupons
  6. How to avoid coupon fraud
  7. Coupon fraud 101
  8. Coupon policies for the new couponer
  9. The sale price trick every retailer uses
  10. When couponing becomes compulsive
  11. What is cashier profiling and should you do it?
  12. Canadian store coupon policies
  13. 10 sites to find coupons online in Canada
  14. How to get free coupons in the mail
  15. How to stack coupons
  16. Couponing terms and abbreviations
  17. 5 steps to create your own coupon binder
  18. DIY coupon organizer
  19. Join coupon trains to save money
  20. 9 things couponers can do to make cashiers happy

Do you use coupons when you shop?

Stacie Vaughan

Stacie is the mom of two girls and lives in Ontario, Canada. She enjoys cooking/baking, photography, reading, DIY and is fueled by lots of coffee!

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