Couponing Q and A

What is “Extreme Couponing”?

“Extreme Couponing” is a term made popular by the hit TV show “Extreme Couponing” on TLC. Extreme Couponers are people who match coupons to the best sales resulting in saving 75-95% off of the retail price.

How do I find out my stores coupon policy?

Every store is different and each location of the store may be different. In order to find out the coupon policy, ask the Courtesy Counter for a written copy. This will make sure that you are not only informed but also won’t run into trouble at the cash register.

For Supercenters like Walmart and Target as well as drugstores (CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid) you can check their websites. If you can’t find it readily, do a search.

How do I know if a coupon is a manufacturer’s coupon or a store coupon?

At the top center of all printable coupons (and most print coupons), it will specify what kind of coupon it is.

Am I allowed to photocopy coupons?

No! It is HIGHLY illegal, not to mention it causes companies to lose tons of money.

How many manufacturer’s coupons can I use per item?

In every situation, you can only use one manufacturer’s coupon per item.

Can a manufacturers and Store coupon be used together?

Yes! In fact, this is a great option for the best savings.