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Understanding Coupon Lingo – Double Coupons

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 30, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of terms used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!What does a store mean when they say “Double Coupons”?It simply means the value of your coupons (up to a certain amount depending on the store) is twice at that store.  The store only gets …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo – Common Coupon Abbreviations

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 28, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!BOGO or B1G1 = Buy one, get one free  (also, B2G1 – Buy 2 Get 1 / B3G1 – Buy 3 Get 1 / etc…)CRT = Cash Register Tape, a coupon that prints at the …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo – What is OVERAGE?

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 25, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!What does “overage” mean in couponing? Overage is when the value of your coupon exceeds the value of the item.  For example a $2 off coupon for a product that only costs $1.75 results in 25c …

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Understaning Coupon Lingo – Stacking Coupons

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 22, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all! What does it mean to “STACK” coupons? When you STACK coupons you are using TWO coupons on ONE item.  Now, this is generally not allowed.  But there is one instance where it is. There are two kinds …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo – What FREE really means

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 21, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!What FREE really means in coupon deals – Sometimes FREE really means FREE.  Using a $2.00 off coupon on a $2.00 product makes that product FREE.Sometimes FREE, means spending something out-of-pocket first.  For example – Buying …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo – Money-Maker / Profit

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 20, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!What does it mean when you see that a deal is a “money maker” or results in a “profit”?Here’s one way to explain it: Toothpaste at CVS is $2.00.  You get $2.00 ECBs back when …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo: RR & ECB

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 18, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!What does RR and ECB mean?RR and ECB are store specific terms.  You will see RR when talking about Walgreens.  It means “Register Rewards”.  Register Rewards are coupons that print at the register when you …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo – Catalina and OYNO

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 17, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!A catalina coupon is coupon that prints at the register after your purchase.  They are called “catalinas” after the company that makes the machines that print them.A catalina can be a manufacturer coupon.  These are …

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Understanding Coupon Lingo – OOP, WYB, BOGO

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 15, 2011 · 0 comments

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There are a lot of abbreviations used when it comes to couponing and deals.  Let me help you decode it all!Here are are few abbreviations that you will encounter on your deal seeking journey:BOGO – means Buy One Get One FreeWYB – means When You Buy.  Like “Get a free toothbrush wyb toothpaste”.OOP – means …

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