Getting Started: 7 Steps to Effective Couponing


There are two common questions people have when they are new to couponing: Is it worth it? and how do I get started? We at Coupon Community want to help answer these questions, and any other questions you may have.

Question #1: Is it worth it?

Absolutely! I only invest 10 hours a week to couponing and I save hundreds a month! You can’t beat that. To make it even better, couponing is a blast! I love going to the store and purchasing items for 50%-100% off.  Another great perk to couponing is building a stockpile food, toiletries, and cleaners. You can live off your stockpile and never pay retail price again.

Question #2: How do I get started?

If you are new to couponing, “Coupon Community’s 7 Steps to Effective Couponing,” will show you exactly what to do. When I first started couponing, carrying around a 3 inch binder to every store felt awkward and a little embarrassing. Now if I walk into a store without it I feel like I forgot my baby!

So, here they are the 7 steps that will completely change the way you shop, and your wallet will thank you!

7 Steps to Effective Couponing

This step will teach you how to find coupons that you will actually use. You will also learn all the different types of coupons and how to use them.

This step will teach you how to find coupon policies, and how to use them. Printing and understanding a store’s coupon policy is a must when couponing.

This step will teach you how to get your hands on local store circulars, how to use them to price match, and how to use coupons with circulars.

This step will help you create a budget, and even reduce it by using coupons. There are so many great deals out there, but it won’t mean anything if you are overspending.

This step will teach you how to organize all the great coupons you have collected. There are so many great ways to organize coupons, but you can learn what method will suit your schedule.

This step will teach you how to use coupon blogs when looking for sales. This step will also teach you coupon lingo, how to find sales and coupon matchups, and learn your price points.

This step will teach you how to gather, organize, and utilize your stockpile. Utilizing your stockpile is key to saving money each month with coupons.

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