The Couponing Series: Using Coupons to Save Money
Coupons are becoming increasingly popular. We are in hard times and many people are struggling just to get by with the basics and really trying to learn how to stretch their hard earned dollars. What if I told you that you could get most of your basic items for half price or even pennies on the dollar by using coupons? Would you follow the steps to do it? Coupons are like cash! If you use them correctly and at the right time you can definitely get huge discounts! If you take the time to learn the couponing ropes, you will be well off. I will even share with you some easy ways to get coupons on the go for those of you who “don’t have time to coupon”. Using coupons to save money is easy just keep reading.
Most people only dabble in coupon usage. They might check out the circulars in their Sunday paper, clip one or two items that look good, and probably forget to use them when they’re at the checkout stand.
Couponing is a well-planned method of shopping and saving, so in this Couponing Series I am going to show you how to use coupons to save money and achieve great financial results from your efforts. It can be a lot of fun once you get the hang of it, each trip to the grocery store becoming somewhat of a challenge you engage in and you will never want to pay full price again. It also gets easier the more you do it.
It’s worth the effort to take time clipping coupons because the money you’ll save will be money you can spend in other ways for yourself or for your family. I will even show you the “lazy guide to couponing” so when you’re busy you can still save money. So take the time to go through the series and even if you apply a third of what you learned you will be saving money so there is really nothing to lose!
This is really a very easy answer! Why not? Coupons are like cash. Don’t be embarrassed or ashamed to use coupons. I know a lot of people who are embarrassed to use coupons and I do not understand why. Do not be, using coupons actually makes you a smart shopper. Many times over I have had a cashier congratulate me on my transaction; they were so amazed that I was able to get so many things for such a small amount of money. Other people just do not use coupons because they don’t know how or they tried and got overwhelmed. Don’t get overwhelmed, once you learn how to use coupons properly, that overwhelming feeling will go away.
So stay tuned for the first part of the series: Where to find coupons.