Coupons: Everything You Need To Know To Save Big
Part 2 of 2 - Best Coupon Programs
- Kroger offers a wide variety of digital coupons that are simply uploaded onto your Kroger card. These coupons are then automatically applied at checkout. You can stack these coupons with the current sales at Kroger for ultimate savings. Also, if you shop at Kroger regularly they will MAIL you paper coupons. These coupons include really good deals, and occasionally even FREE items.
- P&G is rolling out a brand new program that allows you to upload their coupons straight onto your store shopping cards (think Kroger, CVS, Rite Aid). This means you will not have to clip paper coupons, but can still save money!
Retail Me Not
- This is an amazing app and can literally save you money anywhere. Headed to the mall to shop for the kids? BEFORE you check out check the app and see if there is an online coupon. Nine times out of ten there will be. Retail Me Not has coupons for stores like Children's Place, JC Penney, Sears, Payless, and many, many more!
- Groupon has tons of available online coupons for retailers, local stores, attractions and many more. Their deals change often and are sometimes limited in quantity.
Websites for the BEST Online Coupons
To find some of the best online coupons you need to be checking online. A lot. Most of us do not have the time to do that! Luckily there are sites that do that for us! Here are a few of the best websites to follow to receive up to date information on online coupons:
Krazy Koupon Lady
Money Saving Mom
Hip 2 Save
Many of the above sites will also offer links and deals that allow you to print coupons as well. They will show you the best way to stack coupons with ads to save even more money, and what stores are offering the best deals.
How Has Technology Changed Couponing?
Couponing has changed drastically over the last few years. This means less clipping paper coupons, and more chasing online deals.
Apps on smart phones are now available for most stores. This means that coupons are available at your fingertips in your favorite stores. Check the stores you shop at more often and consider downloading their app for up-to-date savings.
Text Alerts are another new option for saving money through couponing. You can go online and sign up for coupon alerts via text to have coupon codes sent straight to your mobile device. Your favorite restaurant, movie theatre, rental kiosk and store will all probably offer text alert coupons.
If you have been wanting to dabble in the couponing market, but weren't sure where to start NOW is the best time. Thanks to technology couponing is easier than ever! This means more ways to save money which, after all, is the primary goal!