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  1. Go for what you know

    by , 11-28-2013 at 08:44 PM
    Seeing my first episode of Extreme couponing and I was hooked. I brought all the trappings. The binder, baseball sleeves to keep my coupons in. Tracking sales (or at least trying to). Joining blogs, reward cards and just about anything to stretch a dollar. I also have been tracking how much I am saving. I mean right down to the paper and ink I use to print out my coupons. I must be doing something wrong.

    I have always lived frugal. The majority of my frugal was a necessity. ...
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  2. It's all in the planning

    by , 08-05-2013 at 03:32 PM
    I must admit that I feel very foolish. I have not been living up to my full potential in the savings department. Before, when I would go shopping I would just buy everything, hand over my card, then the coupons. Not any more. Now I break up my purchases into different transactions to maximize my saving.

    Just yesterday, I was at Walgreen's. I had 5 different transactions(I also try to go when it is less crowded, first thing in the morning or late in the evening). Tone/Dial ...
  3. A change is coming

    by , 02-11-2013 at 09:18 PM
    I have revised my current budget. Here are some of the tools I use to help the pocess.
    1, I don't spend as much time with couponing. Ijust cut the ones i need. The rest I donate to my job, friends and the local Dollar General has a box you can put your unwanted coupons in. Plus I do not buy the paper like I use to.

    2. I subscribe to http://www.sundaycouponpreview.com. This site gives me preview as to what coupons will be in what inserts. It will let you know when the ...
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  4. That time of the year

    by , 12-03-2011 at 11:39 PM
    I have never been a big fan of Thanksgiving and Xmas. It seems like I never had enough money to take advantage of Black Friday, Mudane Monday and any day of the weeks leading up to Xmas. Being single parent and low paying jobs kept me from buying presents for my children and family. During those early years, thank God for my family. They would buy my children presents so that they would have something under the tree. I will have always love them for that. It wasn't until I started selling ...
    Tags: god, money, present, xmas
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