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Never miss a Coupon Snob email! (3 options for dealing with Gmail’s tabbed inbox)

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If you use Gmail then you have probably had your account upgraded to the new “Tabbed” inbox, or have at least seen emails from your newsletter providers telling you how to manage it. I personally don’t use the tabs, but I can see the appeal of it, and many of my friends say it helps […]

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Tips for Printing Coupons at Home Part Two: Setting Printer Defaults, Using B&W and Coupons per Page

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Do you love print-at-home coupons, but hate the expense of printing them? I feel your pain, and probably every couponer out there that prints coupons does, too! Welcome to Part Two of my series of Tips for Printing Coupons at Home! If you missed it, here’s Part One: Choosing Printers, Ink Cartridges and Paper Hopefully […]

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Tips for Printing Coupons at Home
Part One: Choosing Printers, Ink Cartridges and Paper

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One of the things that I believe revolutionized the coupon market was the development of coupons that you could print from the comfort of your own home. Printable coupons came onto the scene in the 1990s, and have been increasing in popularity ever since. As personal computers and printers have become more affordable, more consumers […]

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A Final Resolution: I will spend less and save more.
($25 gift card giveaway + a recap of the series)

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Today is the first day of a new year! This is a day that many people choose as a day to embark on new journeys and challenge themselves to change things about their current situation. It’s a time of fresh beginnings, and a time for making resolutions. To wrap up my New Year’s Resolutions series, […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will start a pantry. (Pin & Win giveaway + FREE Pantry, Freezer & Household Inventories)

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Tonight is New Year’s Eve and I hope my series about New Year’s Resolutions has given you some ideas of things you can try to do for 2013. Tomorrow is the last day of the series, but tonight I have something really fun to share! To help you keep track of your new (or growing) […]

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FREE Printable Pantry, Freezer & Household Inventories

Food Storage

I firmly believe that stockpiling/storing food and household supplies is part of being able to maximize your savings. By buying multiples of an item when they are at their lowest price (which you can determine using my printable Price Book), you have it when you need it. You’re not at the mercy of sales, or […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will learn to use coupons. (Pin & Win giveaway + links for coupon sites & articles)

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Sharing this resolution is a natural for me, because…hello…I’m The Coupon Snob! Learning to use coupons has helped me change the entire course of my family’s financial situation, and ultimately allowed me to be a stay at home Mom. I wish I would have learned to use them sooner! It’s one of the most immediate […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will cook and eat at home more. (Pin & Win giveaway + FREE Go-To Recipe Chart)

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I am excited to challenge you with today’s resolution, because I’ve created a brand new FREE printable tool to help you be successful with it. A year ago I create my first series of printable tools, and this is the first in a new series of tools. We’ll also be giving away prizes, as usual, […]

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FREE Printable Go-To Recipe Chart

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It’s been one year since I released the first of my FREE printable tools to help you learn to spend less and save more. Today I am excited to present a new one: a Go-To Recipe Chart! Do you often find yourself or your family members asking, “What’s for dinner?” Is it sometimes easier to […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will shop smarter & with a list. (Pin & Win giveaway + FREE Price Book & Shopping List)

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I still can’t believe 2012 is almost over! It’s gone by so fast, but let me tell you…I’ve learned SO MUCH this year about how I can best help my family and my grocery budget. Part of how I’ve done that is by learning to be a smarter shopper, so I thought that concept would […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will set goals for myself and my family. (Pin & Win giveaway & FREE Goal Planner, too!)

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Hey folks! I’m back with another New Year’s Resolution challenge for you! Today I’d like to challenge you to adopt another New Year’s Resolution! I’ve got another FREE tool to help you be successful at it, and of course, there’s another giveaway – with a bigger prize as I mentioned before. If you’re just now […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will start planning my meals. (Pin & Win giveaway & FREE Meal Planner, too!)

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We’re on to day two of my New Year’s Resolution series, and I hope that some of you are getting some ideas about things that you want to work on. There hasn’t been a whole lot of participation yet, but I know it’s the holidays and time with your families is most important. The good […]

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New Year’s Resolution: I will figure out where my money is going. (Pin & Win giveaway & FREE Expense Tracker, too!)

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I am very excited for our first day of discussion about New Year’s Resolutions! In my announcement post about this series I confessed that even though I say I don’t make resolutions, I really actually do. The end of a year is the perfect time to assess where you’re at and where you want to […]

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Pinterest Tutorial for Beginners: How to Adjust Settings, Set up Boards and Pin (& Re-Pin)

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I thought it might be a good idea to write a quick tutorial about how Pinterest works since my New Year’s Resolution series starts today and each day’s “Pin & Win” giveaway relies on pinning for entries. Pinterest is a free site that you can join and use to create “pin boards” of pictures, blog […]

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Discover helpful, new content with Shareaholic’s new Channels feature! (and find me in Personal Finance)

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I’m a fan of Shareaholic. If you look below any post on this site you will see their sharing buttons that allow you to share my content to Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ and more. Now, they’ve launched a new product that is equally helpful: Shareaholic Channels! Shareaholic Channels let you discover blogs and articles with […]

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Getting the most out of The Coupon Snob website – quick links, pointers and free printable tools

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I previously shared the information below about a year ago, and wanted to share it again. These are some quick links and short pointers for using my website to learn how to save money! I thought it might be helpful, and I’ve added in some new things since then! Here are some links you should […]

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Win Crystal Paine’s new eBook: 21 Days to a More Disciplined Life (available for 99 cents for 3 days only!!)

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Crystal Paine, also known as Money Saving Mom, has another eBook I am excited to share with you!  I was pleased to review her last book which is still available on Amazon, and I am thrilled to be a part of this new book launch, too! This book couldn’t come at a better time for […]

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Coupon Policy List – by store

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Knowing your store’s coupon policy is the best way to make sure you will have a successful shopping trip using your coupons. Most stores have their own policy, but never forgot that any individual store or store manager can refuse a coupon at any time. Here’s a list of store coupon policies that you can […]

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HOW TO: request a printable coupon by mail

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I want to preface this tutorial by saying right up front that you cannot request every printable coupon by mail. There are some printable coupons that do have this option though. Read on to learn more… Coupons.com is one of the most popular printable coupon sites. They manage a website that offers hundreds of printable […]

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Good Stuff #4: a Month of FREE Printables – tools to help you on your journey to spend less and save more!

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This post is a very special Good Stuff. Rather than share a quote or verse this week, I am making an announcement! Each Sunday for the rest of this month, I will be releasing a new printable tool for you to download and start using! Individually these printable tools each focus on something that I […]

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As Seen on WTHI News Channel 10 in Terre Haute!

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Hello there! If you saw me on WTHI, I want to say welcome to my website! Since many of my visitors might be new today, I wanted to share some quick links and short pointers for using my website to learn how to save money! Here are some links you should start with: Up in […]

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Resources for Sharing your Expired Coupons with Military Families Overseas

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Did you know that expired manufacturer coupons can be used by military families overseas for up to 6 months past the coupon’s expiration date? That means that you can share your expired coupons with other families to help them save, too! I wrote an article in late 2010 about how some of these military coupon […]

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Tips for Successful Rebate Redemption

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I like to take advantage of rebates. Sometimes I redeem rebates when I want to try a new product, but often it is simply a way to save a little extra here and there, however I can. Here are some tips, tricks & techniques for being successful with rebate redemption. Always get separate receipts for […]

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