How to Use Savings and Coupons

Couponing Tips

We are disclosing here all the secrets to save you money with coupons and discounts! You will be amazed by the results.

It might seem overwhelming at first, but you just need a little bit of organization to be a pro at saving in no time! You can work harder to make more money or you can shop smart and save money! Remember, a penny saved is a penny earned.

The key to saving a lot of money with coupons to combine coupons with store promotions.

Step 1: Gather Coupons

The first step is to gather coupons. Where do you find coupons? There are several sources:

1. Digital Coupons. Print coupons for hundreds of grocery, beauty and more products at

2. Newspaper Coupons. Order a Sunday newspaper and keep all the coupon flyers, some are valid for several months.

3. Direct Coupons. Many manufacturers offer coupons for their products directly on their website. So if you have favorite items that you buy often, check their website for coupons and promotions.

Important: Print and keep all the coupons. Many are good for several month so even if you might not need an item right now, you might later and you will have a coupon. Make sure you organize your coupons, either by expiration date, product category, favorite items. Also keep all of your coupons in one place. You don't want to have to chase coupons in every drawer in your house.

Step 2: Check Store Sales & Promotions

Check circulars in your mail or go online to check weekly sales available. Try to combine coupons with these sales and you'll many times even end-up getting items for free or paying just a fraction of the price. Here are links to the most weekly promotions from the major grocery stores, supercenter and drugstores:

Don't forget to check favorite local stores websites, they will most likely list coupons and deals available every week.

Step 3: Get Ready for your Shopping Trip

Make a list of items that you need. Then check the weekly ads from each store to find which stores have the best deals for the items that you need. Then check for coupons in your coupon chest to match a coupon with a sale and pay a fraction of the price or even get the item free in some cases! Aremed with your coupons, head to the store, grab your items and present your coupons to the cashier.

Step 4: Additional Ways to Save

Always use a credit card that offers chash back on all of your purchases. Many popular credit cards will offer 1% to 2% cash back on all of your purchases. That might not seem like a lot on each shopping trip but you will be amazed at how fast it adds up.

Many drugstores offer cash reward programs. When you buy certain items, you will receive cash back certificates that are like cash for your next shopping trip.

When an item that you buy frequently is on sale, stock-up!

Happy couponing to all!