Tag: saving money

How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup

| March 13, 2017 | 12 Comments
How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup

  How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup If you’re new to using coupons, you may be confused about some of the terms and things that you see on your favorite coupon blogs. Coupon matchups are one of those things that may confuse you. They can be really confusing to a new couponer if […]

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4 Tips on Saving Money During the Holidays

| December 8, 2015 | 3 Comments
4 Tips on Saving Money During the Holidays

 Saving Money During the Holidays   With the hype that holidays usually bring, people always have the tendency to buy more and spend more without taking into account the consequences that their actions can bring. Hence, it does not necessarily mean that because it is the holidays you have all the reason in this world […]

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Friending Coupons: Saving Money on Groceries with Facebook’s Ottawa Coupon Swap and Price Matching Group.

| February 26, 2013 | 14 Comments
Friending Coupons:  Saving Money on Groceries with Facebook’s Ottawa Coupon Swap and Price Matching Group.

About eight months ago I came across a Facebook group called Ottawa Coupon Swap & Price  Matching. It came at a time when I was spending close to a thousand dollars a month on groceries for my family of three people and two pets. I was astonished at how much money I was spending and […]

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Cent Sense – It’s a Family Affair.

| February 21, 2013 | 3 Comments
Cent Sense – It’s a Family Affair.

My husband and I agreed from the get go that we would do our best to teach our children about money, the value of a dollar, and the age old adage: money doesn’t grow on trees.  Alarms went off for us as parents when an antique bowl that had belonged to my mother broke our […]

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