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Grocery Store Marketing Strategies Explained

Never shop when ~ We’ve all heard “never shop when you’re hungry”. Well, there is another “never” in shopping too; NEVER shop on payday. The same principle applies here. If you shop when you’re hungry; you tend to buy things that you wouldn’t normally buy simply because you are hungry and all food looks a little more appealing. On payday, or when you have just gotten your tax refund, you are also more likely to buy things you wouldn’t normally buy simply because you have more money in your pocket.

January Stock Up

Oh yes!  January is a great time to start stocking up.  There are amazing after-Christmas sales happening RIGHT NOW!  With everyone making New Year’s Resolutions to eat healthier, exercise more,  stop smoking, make a budget, etc. this is the perfect time to grab up those items at huge discounts!  Don’t forget that winter is also a great time for certain fresh fruits and veggies to be “in season”, so you will see great prices on those too (as long as you know what you’re looking for).  Below is a great

August Stock Up!

August Stock Up! Summer is still here and the kids are still home eating all of our food. Lol. Couponing is a great way to help save money on things you need and stock up for the months when certain items are not on sale. August is back to school month which helps on saving with all those super long school supply lists as well as yummy food. Knowing what to buy and when to buy it can save you 50% on your grocery bill which makes it totally worth

How to Organize a Coupon Binder

There will never be a better time to start couponing than TODAY! Do your coupons expire before you ever get a chance to use them? Organizing your coupons will help! I used the “envelope system” for months, but this got very difficult when I started *serious* couponing LOL 1. Use a 1-2 inch 3-ring binder: You can start with a 1″ then work your way up (I’m up to a 3 inch binder now). I am all about thrifty, so I don’t spend a lot on my binder. I also

July Stock Up

     Summer is here and in full swing. The kids are home from school and now we have more mouths to feed what can we do to save money? If you have thought this then we can help you. Couponing is a great way to help save money on things you need and stock up for the months when certain items are not on sale.      Being an effective couponer starts with shopping sale cycles with coupons! Couponing can be time consuming but if it saves you 50%

June Stock Up!

 June Stock Up!    Shopping sales and stocking up at the rock bottom prices are the goals to being an effective couponer. Couponing can be time consuming but by doing it and staying on top of it, you can save up to 50% or possibly even more off your shopping bill. Shopping sales sounds easy but know that every time you see a product marked down a little bit that it may not be its rock bottom sale price. “Sale cycles” usually happen every 3 months, during these sales you

Couponing Class Series: How to Prepare for a Hot Sale Using Coupons

If a sale is going to be hot, chances are your whole town knows about it. A hot sale may also mean a limited quantity of the item available, which means if you are not on top of your game, you may find yourself staring at empty shelves…empty handed! Don’t let this happen to you. Instead, be prepared for a sale by doing some preplanning, so when it hits you can stock up on the item you want at the price you need! Below, you will find the best tips

Couponing Class Series: Locating Those Hard to Find Coupons

If you are a couponing newbie, or even if you have a few years under your belt, you might notice that some coupons are just plain hard to come by. You may feel that when it comes to certain products, you have no choice but to just pay full price. Organic foods, produce, baby items, meat products and more seem to be lacking in the coupon availability department. While the reason is unknown, it is evident that some products just don’t typically have a plethora of coupons available for them.

Couponing Class Series: Ten Tips Every Coupon Newbie Should Know

If you are new to the world of couponing, it may be very overwhelming. After all, there is so much advice out there it can be difficult to compile it all into one place. But the good news is, you don’t have to! Below, we have taken the guesswork and the legwork out of the equation and assembled ten tips every coupon newbie should know. The fact is, while there are hundreds of practical tips out there, these ten are really all you need to get you started. Once you