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    Why I Stopped Collecting the Weekly Newspaper Coupon Inserts

    I remember when we could clip a few coupons, head to the grocery store and fill our carts with all kinds of goodies. Do you remember the good ‘ole days? Although there are still great deals to be had at the grocery stores, they don’t …

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  • What would you do?

    I recently joined a local Facebook group of couponers. I was excited to find a group that live in my area that also share my love of coupons. Yesterday I found myself in a quagmire. I’ll let you read the comment thread below for yourself. …

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  • A Bit of Sticker Shock…

    Over a year ago I was able to score a Sonicare toothbrush for Trent for only $5.  I was so excited to get Trent something he had been asking for so it was a win win for both of us.  The last time I bought …

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    Confessions of a Couponer (Part 2)

    When you last left me I had seven weeks of coupon inserts to clip.  I dove in with both feet because I knew that once I started this process it would be a bear to find coupons that I needed for my shops.  My usual …

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    Confessions of a Couponer…

    For those of you that use the binder method, I’ve always encouraged you to stay on track with your couponing clipping.  Well, today I have to confess that I’ve been doing a horrible job at following my own rule and have totally fallen off the …

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  • Falling Behind…

      I shouldn’t admit this but I’m trying to keep it real here at Thrifty T’s Treasures.  Here’s my confession; I’m very, very behind on my coupon clipping.   Last night I pulled out my coupon clipping station (a card table sitting in front of …

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  • What Exactly is a Stockpile?

    You’ve heard me refer to my stockpile in previous posts.  I will admit that the word stockpile sounds like I’m a hoarder, but I can promise you that I am far from a hoarder.  So, what exactly is a stockpile?   The whole idea behind …

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  • Getting Your Spouse On Board…

    Just like any other project you’re working on, it’s always best to have your spouse on board.  Couponing is no exception.  It has been fun to watch my husband, Trent, evolve into a couponer over the past two years. Don’t get me wrong, his idea …

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  • Setting the Record Straight…

    Many of my blog posts come from everyday conversations.  This one is no exception.  A few weeks ago I had posted on my Facebook page that I was enjoying a free birthday meal from Moe’s. As I chatted with a new friend a few days …

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  • Feeling Overwhelmed???

    As I speak with many of my new couponing friends, one thing that I hear them say is that this task is very overwhelming.  I want to encourage you to keep at it.  Couponing was extremely overwhelming for me when I first started.  An example …

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