Couponing 101

How to Use Coupons

Beginners Guide to Using Coupons

Welcome to Beginners Guide to Using Coupons brought to you by Living Rich With Coupons.

Here you will learn the right way to become a Strategic Shopper and  Couponer and be able to save anywhere from 50 – 90% on your grocery bill.  The LRWC version of “Extreme Couponing” is NOT by clearing shelves, having your stockpile take over your house, using unethical couponing practicing or by spending 1/2 your week preparing your shopping trip.  We are “EXTREME COUPONERS” because we can save an extreme amount of money by using legitimate couponing methods, keeping a conservative stockpile of items that can pack our pantry or fit onto an extra shelf or two.  And, we buy what we need for ourselves, our family and our donations without clearing shelves in the supermarket.  All from only a few extra hours work a week.

Tons of Living Rich With Coupons readers have saved thousands of dollar each year by using these easy coupon strategies.  All it takes is a little time, organization and you will be able to stock your pantry for so much less.

We have five sections below to help you get started.  Click the links below to bring you to the section you are interested in reading about.



Step-by-Step Guide to Saving Money on Groceries


Step 1: Four Easy Steps to Get Started

Get started with this basic 4 step method of saving at the grocery store.

Step 2: Coupon Lingo

Learn the couponing terms to make it easier to understand match ups.

Step 3: Import Facts About Coupons

Here is a list of important facts you should know before you begin couponing.  Learn how to tell if a coupon is fraudulent or how many coupons you can use on an item.

Step 4: Organizing Your Coupons

Learn different methods for keeping your coupons organized and ready to score some deals.

Step 5: How to Cut Your Grocery Bill

Check out these 5 easy ways that you can cut your grocery bill.

Step 6: Guide to Grocery Sale Cycles – Getting the Best Prices

Learn when frozen foods will be at their lowest or when you should stock up on paper goods or pancake syrup. View the Guide to Grocery Sales Cycles for all the best prices


View The Video Series

  1. Where to Find Coupons– Video
  2. When to Use Your Coupons for the Biggest Savings – Video
  3. Why Knowing Your Coupon Policies Can Save You Thousands – Video
  4. The Power of The Stockpile – Video
  5. How to Prepare for Your Coupon Shopping Trip – Video
  6. What are Catalinas and How They Can Save You a Ton on Your Groceries – Video
  7. How to Save on Meat -Video
  8. How to Shop at Aldi – Video
  9. Best Money Saving Apps – Video
  10. How to Save Money at CVS – Video
  11. Secrets to Shopping at Costco – Video
  12. The Importance of a Budget & How it Changed Our Lives – Video
  13. How I Use Cash Envelopes to Stay on Budget – Video
  14. How to Save Money at Target Using Coupons – Video
  15. 10 Ways to Save Money Every Day – Video
  16. 10 Things Not to Buy at the Grocery Store – Video
  17. How to Save the Most at Rite Aid – Video


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Step Up Your Savings

Now that you know the basics of how to save at the grocery store.  Check out these 6 ways to step up your couponing game to save even more.

1. Catalina Deals

Catalina Deals are some of the best ways to save.  Learn what Catalina Deals are and how to use them for the most savings. Watch Cindy Explain What A Catalina is and How They Work

2. Drug Store Deals

Drug stores are a great place to save when you take advantage of their store rewards programs.  These programs are very similar to how the catalina deals work.  Be sure to check out the posts below to find out how to save at the Drug Store CVS 101:  How to Save at CVS CVS is a great place to start to learn how to save at the grocery store.  Check out this informative video of a typical CVS shopping trip.   Walgreens 101: The “Secret” Rules and Great Deals Learn the “Secret” Rules and how to get the best deals at Walgreens.

3. Rebates

Find out how to take advantage of Rebates and why they are worth your time.

4. Money Saving Apps

There are so many ways to save.  One of the newest ways to save is with a ton of new Money Saving apps that allow you to save in store or as a rebate.  Have a smartphone? You’ll want to take advantage of these savings.

5. Price Matching

Check out this list of stores that offer price matching

6. Rain Checks

What are the benefits of getting rain checks?  Find out ways rain checks can help you save line


Tips & Tricks to Help You Save

There are so many different tips & tricks to help you save.  Scan through our many posts on the different tips and tricks to help you to coupon like a pro.  Or, you can view the various articles we have posted here:



Money Saving Tips:

Catalina Deals


Getting Started Couponing:

Tips to Keep You Sane:








How to use this site to help you save

1.  Saving Resources Page

Use our Saving Resources page for the many tools we have put together to help your couponing a breeze.

2. Ask questions

That is a must.  If you don’t understand something, ask.  We are all here to help.  Leave it in the comments, check out the Frequently Asked Questions post or send me an email by clicking on the “Contact” tab in the navigation bar.

3. Use the Coupon Database

There is an awesome Coupon Database on the site which will help you find most coupon available.  There are printable coupon, insert coupons, magazine coupons as well as Cellfire coupon.

4. Check out the Store Deals

Make sure to check out all the store coupon match ups we have available to help you save.  Go here or use the “Store” tab in the menu above  to find the national stores or a store near you. You can click on the “Preview Tab” to find the deals coming up for the following week.

5. Sign up for a FREE LRWC Plus account

When you sign up for a LRWC Plus account, you can save multiple shopping lists making it even easier for you to stay organized.

Watch Cindy explain how the LRWC plus account works

6. Store Coupon Policies

Make sure to print out a copy of the different store coupon policies.  It’s best to always bring a copy with you when you are shopping.

7. Grocery Price Comparison Tool

Use our Grocery Price Comparison tool to check local prices on items you need. Also works great for price matching.

8. Free Weekly Meal Plans

Saving money is not just about using coupons. It’s also about preparing inexpensive, healthy meals for your family.  Follow our weekly meal plans at ShopRite, Walmart & Target where we match coupons and sales along with recipes to plan our your families meals.

9. Sign up for Free Daily Emails

You can sign up by store or for our All Deals email.

10.  Connect with Like Minded Couponers

We have a ton of Facebook Groups you can join to chat couponing at your favorite stores.

11. Donate from Your Stockpile

Once you have strategic shopping down and your pantry is full, please consider making a Couponing for a Cause donation to your local food bank.

Make it your hobby, make it a way of life.   But most importantly, make it fun.  And you too will be Living Rich with Coupons.

How to save 50 or more on your groceries

  • Cathy

    How do I get the coupons to print…mine keep coming up blank…is there a program I need to download for printing online coupons??

    • Bridget

      Sounds like you may be out of ink?? Usually you will get a POP UP box stating that you need to download a printing program.

      • Barbara Froelich

        These coupons NEVER print for me when I can print others with no problems. You will not keep a following if, like me, I spend a lot of time and go thru the coupons only not have them NOT PRINT.
        I do get these emailed to me so I am on the membership list.

        What’s up? I want an answer from the site.

        • Cindy

          Out of the thousands of coupons we post not one has ever printed? If that is the case you might want to check the setting on your computer. That may be the reason that you can’t print coupons. When you refer to “these coupons” and “others” you need to be more specific. “These Coupons” are most likely the same “others” you are talking about as they are all from the same place. Hope that answer for the site was helpful 😉

  • Noel

    How can I print the coupons and start saving?

    • gfhfh

      By using a printer duh!

  • angela

    Iam new at this how do this

    • dfenton

      I am new at this…I am wondering how to save on meats, cheese, fruit and veggies though…thats really all we eat at my house. I would love to save money but hate the idea of reversing the process and eating packaged foods. Not to say we never do (i do have 4 boys)…is it possible to stockpile only cereal, granola bars, paper towels, toilet paper and then frozen/canned veg for winter? Can you be this picky and save money?? What about organic detergents, Im a rash getting (terrible KP) woman lol…I just dont get stockpiling stuff just because its free, and I would love to hear some insight on narrowing it down. (Oh and Im not a vegetarian, vegan, health food nut, or judging anyone)

      • It sounds like your family eats like mine. Don’t but stuff just because it is free or cheap, buy what YOU need and want. I try to keep a stockpile of what my family will use in about three months. My savings averages 68%.

      • i am new at couponing hope for help

      • Monica

        Hi dfenton, Yes! It is absolutely possible to save on meat, cheese, fruit, and veggies. I don’t have all the answers and learning is a lot of trial and error, but let me tell you what works for me.

        Meat – Do you have a Walmart that carries food near you? If so, there is a time of day when they mark down the meat that is nearing its use by date. Find out when that is, grab some and process it immediately by repackaging and freezing or cooking and freezing. Also, Walmart allows you to use the overage from purchasing an item with a coupon that is greater in value than the cost of the item to offset the cost of the other items you are buying. Example…Purchase a $1 toothpaste with a $2 coupon and use the $1 leftover after buying your toothpaste to reduce the cost of your meat.

        Veggies and fruit – Back to Walmart…they have an ad match policy. Flip through all the stores weekly flyers and find the lowest priced veg and fruit at each store. Then get the items at Walmart without running all over town. Also, when you get the killer deal, buy more and cut and freeze immediately or put it in green bags to preserve it for longer. Also, if you are near Whole Foods, they have printable coupons on their website that can dramatically cut the cost of some natural products.

        Niche cleaners – is the manufacturer on Facebook? Like them and wait for the coupons to roll in. Or call them to comment or ask about their products and you may get a coupon or to in the mail.

        There is so much to this coupon game. Play with it and you will find what works for you.

      • Zuleima

        Hi I am new to this and looking for a mentor who lives in the Hanford Ca area which I will be moving to in a few weeks. If any one is willing to help please contact me!!!! I can tell you more about me and you can teach me the ropes! Thank you in advance!!!!

      • Jamie

        We started saving a lot on produce by shopping the produce stores. They are usually in the same commons as the supermarket. The food stays fresher longer. When you get home storing it properly, washing and chopping can save on shelf life. Esp if you use freezer bags you can freeze produce before you use it. Also using something like my fitness pal helps with budgeting for adult food intake for a week. Inspect, weigh, and look for exp dates for for you buy. And when it comes to some items like corn you can sometimes husk at the aisle. And buying prebagged on sale produce helps too. They have a longer shelf life than fresh. It all depends on hat works for your family.

    • im single mom of 6 im so interested on this couponing i have been searching i would like to start couponing as soon as possible

  • Sandy

    What does the R mean when you are saying the sate the expires and the coupon source and it’s date and then the R is after that

    • Laura D.

      The R means “regional”, we don’t all always get the same coupons in the papers. When a coupon is regional, some people will get it and some won’t. Some people order regional coupons from clipping services or ebay. Hope that helps1

  • Debra Jones

    How do you sign up for freebies.

    • Jamie

      You can join a secret shopper program or sign up to participate in product study groups.

  • Lani L

    I’m fairly new to couponing especially with ECB and RR.
    I attempt to get some ECBs from CVS last night… but I miss calculated.
    E.g. Spend $10 to get $3 ECBs back.. I was shy $1.16. I was wondering if any one knows if it’s possible to go back and buy that $1.16 or does it have to be on that transaction that I purchased??

    • Anonymous

      You can go back! As long as you used your extra care card, it will track it!

  • Sarah

    What is the difference between SS and SSR? I keep looking in the correct SS ad and can never find it if it says SSR…

    • Sarah

      same goes for RPR

      • Janelle S

        SS means Smart Source

        SSR means Smart Source Regional meaning that the specific coupon is only available in certain regions( such as some got it in New York but didn’t get it in South Carolina)

        RPR means RedPlum Regional so those too are only available in certain regions

        HTH(Hope That Helps)

  • HT

    I am new, so please forgive this easy question:
    Are all coupons on the website “Target” coupons? Can I combine any of these Target coupons with a mfgr. coupon to stack savings?

    • Laura D.

      The coupons on the Target website are not just Target coupons, some are manufacturer coupons. Yes you can “stack” a Target & manufacturer coupon on one item at Target.

    • aly

      Yes you can use mfgr with the store coupons

  • Nancy

    I have downloaded the coupon printer but it keeps telling me when I go to print that I have to download it. Is there something else I have to do?

    • Tara

      .I have had the same issue. Try a different browser and it should work.

  • Lisa

    Thank you for the mention of ethical couponing. I belong to a couponing group where several members frequently brag about clearing shelves and laughing at cashiers who mention coupon policies being changed to combat that type of behavior. When I’ve mentioned that perhaps shelf clearing isn’t the best way to do things, they pretty much laugh in my face and tell me to get rain checks or go back later in the week.

    As someone dependent on public transportation, it’s not quite that easy to make multiple store trips. Yes, I love a good deal as much as the next person, but I try to leave plenty on the shelves for the next person. After all…why do I need 200 toothpastes?

    I appreciate it a lot that your website takes an ethical approach to couponing.

  • debbie

    i cannot get the tool bar to load on my new HP laptop. I had no problem with my old toshiba. i would appreciate any help. it says its installed but i dont see it.

    • Nikki

      @ Debbie
      you should Google your prob
      they will show you

  • Kayla

    I have no idea how to get free build a bear stuff that my friend told me about!

  • diana torres

    what is ecoupons and how is it work?

  • katesha

    Hello, I tried to join the super savers club and everytime I try to see the deals it brings me right back to the page to sign up all over again…

  • Great website with lots of good coupon deals.

  • Maria

    I love this sight….

  • Stacy M

    I just signed up on Shop Rites website so I can add the shop rite e-coupons to my card. Do you know if these coupons will double?

    • Chrissy

      The E-coupons do not double and you can only use it once…..

  • trip went well at CVS spent $34.04 OOP got back $15.00 so total spent $19.04 for 6 bottles of herbal shine, 2 bottles of aussie, 2 natural instincts, 4 Covergirl products, 2 Dove body wash and 9 dove shampoo conditioner.


    I have the app on my iphone but dont remember how i did it. i would like to put it on my wifes phone also. can anyone help me

  • Cynthia

    This site is really helpful. I am just starting the fact finding part of couponing. Thanks for the help.

  • Wendy


  • Michelle

    What am I doing wrong with the e-coupon? I load the items to my Shop-Rite card but it never deducts the e-coupon, only my paper coupons work. Please advise.

    • Nina Nicatro

      Sounds good. Now that I’m retired I will have the time to sit at the computer & study all of this. I am new at it.

  • website is great i save alot for my bf on things he cannot find in brooklyn.

  • Theresa

    If anyone needs a coupon binder with plastic sheets, dividers and numerous coupons I have one for sale. Contact me at

  • Josephine Harrell

    When I attempt to print the coupon for Buy 1 Get 1 Free 2 litre Pepsi, I receive a message telling me the offer is no longfer available. I am still able to pring the Buy 1 Get 1 Free for the Doritos.

  • Margarita

    Hi, Thanks for all that you do for us newbies! Um, my question is, if a coupon says redeemable at Walmart, is it ONLY usable at Walmart?

    • Chris

      If it says redeemable at walmart you should be able to use it elsewhere unless it’s part of the store’s coupon policy to not accept coupons with other store’s logos. Overall though that just means they want you to use it there but once you print on the top it should say Manufacturer’s coupon and it’s good everywhere, just make sure it says Manufacturer’s coupon once you print. (If it was just for walmart or cvs or target it would say “walmart coupon” etc.)

  • I can never get coupons to print. I get the message that “we’re working on your problem”. Everything is as it should be, but no coupons print.

  • Scott French

    I am just starting to get into couponing, or trying to get into couponing. I get the Sunday paper every week and save the SS and the RP. I look on the website and it says that there is supposed to be a coupon in one of the inserts and it is not there. I have been only doing this for about a month or so but, I am not finding any coupons that are supposed to be in the inserts, Red Plum, or Smart Source. I mean nothing. For example, 11/18 Smart source $1/1, Baileys Coffee Creamer $1/1 11/18 Smart Source. These are just 2 things that I am not finding in my local paper, but there are many more. It seems like I can’t find any coupons that are supposed to be in my paper.
    If anyone can help I would really appreciate it.
    Thanks in advance,
    Getting frustrated.

    • Laura D.

      I agree with Gretta’s reply below, also, many coupons are “regional”. We all don’t get the same coupons. Many people buy their coupons from clipping sites and ebay. I am now starting to consider that after more than 2 years of extreme couponing because I am getting so many $1/2 instead of the $0.75/1 which would fully double at my stores.

      Hang in there!

  • Gretta

    it may be that that particular paper does NOT include coupons….try a different paper. We have many “local” papers where I live yet only ONE includes inserts!

  • caroline

    Which store in NJ is best to coupon at? I have been going to shoprite. It is a little hard to stock pile with their 4 coupons rule. Would love to find a store that fully doubles and has no limit. I would think it would even be worth it to travel. Does a store like this even exist in Nj?

  • summer harris

    i dont know if its just me i do not understand how to print these coupons at all where do i click print someone please help???

  • Linda

    Somehow or other, my LRWC toolbar disappeared. HELP!!! How do I get it back? I’m lost without it……

    • hanna/h

      Right side at the box where ” search LRWC ” column appear, in that box, there is a toolbar down load site.

    • Cindy

      Try going to the view tab in your browser, then toolbars. Make sure it’s checked. Sometimes they become unchecked.

      • Linda

        Thanks so much, Cindy. I was lost without the LRWC toolbar….so easy to fix and I hadn’t a clue! Can’t thank you enough. Happy couponing!

  • yes i would like help to start couponing my father has cancer things are real hard i realy need the help if someone could help me start couponing it would help so much his med are so much i want to learn so bad how to save money if anybody could show me how i would be very greatful thank you i hope to here from someone so i can try to start

    • Anonymous

      Try the Rx savings card, you can get it online, just google it. We get super savings on meds that way.

  • glenda

    There are somethings i don’t understand about stockpiling also. im new at this also
    i want to learn as much as i can. i know a little bit don’t fully understand it
    could someone give me some advice .

  • DanaMarie

    Been collecting coupons for awhie just starting to really put them to use. I need help trying to work out a deal at Shoprite starting 2/3 on Bic razors I have some B1G1 and $2 off coupons. The razors are on sale for $4 I have (2)B1G1 and (4)$2/1. Can you help me on how to best work this deal?


  • elaine

    hi there,
    i would just like to know, how can u get a smart source and redplum magazine? do i need to subscribe? where or what site? thanks.

    • kabby

      Smartsource and Redplum, as well as P&G are the name of the different coupon inserts that come in the weekend newspapers. I suggest you read over the “Couponing for Beginners”, found at the top of the on the cartoon puppy BOGO. This will explain ALOT! It should be extremely helpful..good luck with couponing!

  • Angelina

    Your site is Extremely Helpful! Thank You! 🙂 Quick Question, If the store is having a BOGO sale, am I able to use a $1/2 Coupon on the items? Thanks!!

  • Amy

    I found some coupons I could put to use but it says “Redeemable at Walmart” and I didn’t plan to use them there. Does that mean I HAVE to use them at Walmart or is it only a suggestion?

    • Laura D.

      It is only a suggestion. “Redeemable ONLY at Walmart” means you can only use it at Walmart. Also, some stores may give you a hard time with it because it has Walmart’s logo on it. That will depend on your individual store. Good Luck! HTH!

      • Amy

        Thanks. That’s what I thought since it said Manufacturer’s Coupon at the top.

  • Janette Mills

    Great Site!
    I want to start couponing but I want to know where you get coupons for free items. I understand where to get the coupons but most of them are just a few cents off an item. On the TV shows people are getting itmes for free. What am I not understanding?????

  • Jerrica

    Love your site! I have a question about the Catalinas.. When you make a purchase & get a catalina, you have to use that catalina on your next purchase when you come back or can you ask to use it that day you are checking out?

    Also if you are doing ie. 2 transactions, can you use that catalina on that 2nd transaction?

    thank you!

  • ale

    Dollar Tree question. The coupon policy for DOLLAR TREE says only up to 4 like coupons per household per day..

    Does that mean only 4 like coupons total (2 gain,2 tide coupons or 4 gain), or 4 like coupons per specific item (4 gain and 4 tide etc.)coupon?


  • Thank you for all the tips. I am so happy my friend told me about your site.

  • Mich

    I have some baby product coupons that state

    “Manufacturers coupon good only at Walgreens”


    • Mich

      Anyone know if target will accept them!

    • Anonymous

      How do get those coupons

  • lou ann

    I used to do this years ago, before it had a name. lol I really need to start again but I have some restrictions. In the past I would ‘cherry-pick’ the circulars and visit each store with my coupons in hand. I cannot drive now so I am forced to have my groceries delivered. The company I use allows coupons but I don’t think they allow doubling. I am looking to maximize my savings. I have never used a computer to print coupons and it seems that is a good way to add to my savings. The problem is I worry about ‘downloading toolbars’ and visiting sites that may use my information in ways that may threaten my identity or security. I don’t want to sound like a crazy person but companies do sell your information and that’s just a fact. Do you know of any watch-dog organization that monitors these sites?

  • Randy

    I want so bad to be an extreme couponer. I get good coupons for stuff.but unfortunately the only double coupon store near me is Kroger.Kroger only doubles coupons that are for 50 cents off or less.And the coupons that i get are not gonna get me anything for free at Kroger.I watch the sales every week.But don’t ever get lucky enough to come across any deals.i get coupons off the internet.And i buy several papers.What am I doing wrong.

  • Travis

    I am learning as much as I can to become a couponer. I need to start saving money and stop spending so much money when all I have to do is search, save, and use coupons properly. I WILL figure this out, I have to…

  • Anonymous

    I am only 15 and I am an extreme couponer. I believe that it is very important to save money and i am excited that i have saved a large amount of money. This is a really great thing to do.

  • Brittany

    I really need help getting started I wanna save money but I don’t know where to begin . I know I go out get coupons but then what just go buy? And I watch this show extreme couponing but how do they save that much? How

  • liliana

    i live in the san fernando valley how do i know which coupons will and will not double if they all start with 003 or 01 or 07

    • Nikki

      in CALIFORNIA Our coupons don’t double in this state

  • I’m starting out on extreme couponing,the store we go to has double couponing on Wednesday and Saturday,limit 5 coupons must spend $25 1st,should I find another store,if I’m only need a few things?.(hank u all just discovered this site its awesome,especially to see people helping people.

  • How do I make my zip code the default zip code?

  • Frannie Barthel

    Thank you, this site is wonderful! Where do I sign up to receive your email? Thanks!

    • Rocky

      Welcome, Frannie! Check the top right hand corner of the page. Enter your email address and click the oblong Subscribe button. I agree, this site is wonderful! Cindy, her family and her helpers do a great job keeping us informed of great deals, tips and hints. And, the readers are just as helpful. Be sure to check the site regularly for the best results. Happy couponing!

  • Brian

    Is the date on the regional smart source which I get on Thursday considered the followin Sunday’s date or the previous Sunday. For example, I get the regional Smart Source on Thursday May30 , does LRWC consider that for June 2 or May 26 for match-ups? And how about Red Plum , I usually get the Wednesday

    • Rocky

      Hi, Brian. It is for the following Sunday after you receive your (early) copies of both inserts. So, in your example, June 2 is the date that Cindy uses in her match-ups.

    • kabby

      The dates are listed in print (very small print)on the spine of the booklet.

  • daphne

    how can i print the coupons and what are the best places to get coupons?

    • Rocky

      Daphne, to print the coupons, click on any of the underlined links that Cindy supplies when she is posting about coupons, or, the links in her Match-Ups posts, etc. They can be from various sources like, redplum, coupon network, smartsource, etc. If you haven’t printed any coupons from them before, you will be instructed to download the printer app. You will only have to do that one time (for each source).

      Regarding the best places, click on the words ASK BOGO Couponing for Beginners at the top, middle of each page. Then, scroll down slightly to Step 1 and click on that link. It is Coupon Sources-Where Do I Get Coupons.


  • Christy

    Could you please put me on your email list. The button is not working on my only device my smart phone. Love this site

  • countrygal

    I’m wondering if this is a good deal or not. Kroger:
    Green Giant Steamers regular $1.49 sale .50 off =.99 × 3 = $3.00
    Oscar Mayer Hot dogs regular $2.09 sale .50 off =1.59 × 2 = 3.18
    Totin’s Pizza Rolls regular $1.29 sale .50 off = .79 × 2 = 1.58
    Hot Pockets regular 1.99 sale .50 off = 1.49 × 3 = $ 4.47
    These deals are if I buy 10 items which I did plus at the register if you got the ten items you will get $5 off total which is like having a .50 coupon on each item. So my total without sales is $17.20. With sales of .50 off each item would be 12.23 then also when I do the ten its at the register I get $5 taken off my total which would end up being 7.23.
    You notice I didn’t use coupons & That’s because I’ve just started & my house is empty of food. So can I have some feedback on this please & thank you

  • Kim

    I have 8 people living in my home, plus tons of visitors always! I am wanting & needing to learn how to save money like so many are doing now with this couponing! However I do not have a printer to be able to print these coupons off! Any ideas to help me out without printing coupons?

    • Rocky

      Kim, you have lots of options:

      – Ask friends, neighbors, relatives, co-workers if they can spare their Sunday coupon inserts for you, or, even just give you the leftover ones they won’t use.
      – Buy extra Sunday papers, yourself. If you can’t afford much/many, see if your local version of DollarTree sells newspapers for a dollar.
      – Form/join any local coupon clubs in your area to trade coupons.
      – Sign up for the electronic coupon programs, online, at your favorite grocery, drug, retail stores.
      – Sign up on brand websites that you like. You can request, through their Contact Us button, that they mail you some coupons, if possible. Always remember to complement their product/brand.
      – Sign up at online sites such as Savingstar. You will have to add all of your store loyalty card numbers to your online (free) account with them. Then, ‘clip’/load the coupons you want. Then, when you buy those products, you don’t get the amount taken off your receipt as with a coupon, but, that amount gets added to your account which you can cash out when it is at least $5.

      Keep reading this site, especially the beginner’s section, and read the comments for your favorite stores and you will see other ways that you can also save without printed coupons. Good Luck!

  • kristen

    Hey! I have been using your site since January and I have saved over $2200 however I am going on Vacation to Fl and plan to go to PUBLIX, do they double coupons??

    • Cindy Livesey

      No they don’t but they do have some great BOGO sales. Be sure to check our Publix Deals.

  • Emilie Bolduc

    I’m just starting to do some couponning just don’t understand much about it.
    If there is some one in the neighborhood of West brook Connecticut,than could
    Help me out I would appreiate their help.I don’t understand how they spend so much money, and the bring the I’ll down to hardly. NOthing.
    Any one in the West brook are?
    Thank you,Emilie

    • Ginny

      Emilie, I’m in Danbury. Not exactly down the road, but close enough that we probably shop some of the same deals 🙂 I do most of my couponing at CVS and Shoprite as those are the best deals. If you want to “chat” maybe we could set up a time to meet on AOL instant messenger or something! I can walk you through the basics.

  • Jen

    Here’s a good coupon … $15 off your first grocery order through – an online grocery delivery service. That’s a pretty solid discount. You just have to use the coupon code PEAMOM15 when you sign-up.

    • Nikki

      @ Jen
      what state is that in?

  • ashley nicole p

    I hear people talkin about savings cards all the time. What are they? Where can you use them? And where or how do I get one?? Help please 🙂

    • Rocky

      Ashley, these are also known as store loyalty cards although stores usually have their own name for them. ShopRite calls theirs the ‘Price Plus’ card.

      Many stores issue them, and, once signed up, you show your card at the beginning of each register transaction/check-out and you will get a special sale price.

      You can only use them at the store that issued them. So, for example, you can only use a ShopRite card at SR; only use an A&P one at A&P; a CVS one at CVS, and, so on.

      If you are in the store, ask at your Customer Service desk. You will need to fill out a short form (name, address, phone #, etc.) and they can issue the card right at that time. You can also sign up for most of these on the store’s website and usually can print out a copy as a temporary card until the regular one comes in the mail.

      Also, many times, these cards allow you to sign up for additional savings/rewards programs that the store might offer.

  • Maggie

    Just FYI King Soopers website says their digital store coupons cannot be combined with a manufacturer coupon.

    However, they have paper ones in their weekly fliers that don’t say anything like that on them. Could these be combined with manufacturer coupons?

  • Geannee

    Hi I’m new and all I do not understand is there right under something called my list, I would like to know the function?

  • Geannee

    ahh another question at that time updated printable coupons?

  • Angela Nanette Kelly

    help im new

  • Mosh

    I live in ny and I have been told that we cant coupon like you can in other states. I really would like to start saving and I dont know how or where to start. I would love to become a super saver couponer. Please tell me how

  • Southern Lady

    Go to Kroger site and become a member, no charge. You must have a Kroger card to get their store sale prices. Ecoupons are coupons from like Kroger. If you have the Kroger card and click on their coupons, you must put in your Kroger card number and click on the coupons it will load on your card.

  • cynthia

    so, to stack coupons they just need different bar codes?

  • andrea

    How does everyone keep everything straight? How can you remember your saving star and shoprite e- coupons? I understand about couponiig but my problem is getting the most savings. I guess what i am asking is there is so much going on with the site , How does someone organize ? It seems like it takes me forever just to get a shopping list together for shoprite and cvs.

  • Pami

    How do you do couponing for your dog food. If anybody has coupons for dry dog food please send me them and also dog treats. Looking for milk coupon.Send me a email
    Then I will send you my address were to mail coupons.

  • cheryl

    does any body know about the progresso soup deal?

  • Karen

    i started to do this type of thing and every time i clicked to Get this coupon or Start now it takes me to yet another freeken site i have to register with. Is this like that

  • Len

    Where can I find the best deals for a Sunday subscription for the coupons?

  • Danielle

    Hi does anyone know can I use a Rite Aid ecoupon along with a man. coup?? Say I have a coupon for toothpaste for $1 OFF and there is an ecoupon on rite aid load to card thing, can I use them both and save $2 on the toothpaste? Please help. I want to go shopping :0)

    • Laura D.

      I have never had any luck with it. The eCoupon will come off, then once the paper Manufacturer coupon is scanned, the eCoupon deduction gets added back onto the total. HTH!

      • Danielle

        Thx Laura. I appreciate the reply.

  • LaniV

    I am just now doing research on Extreme Couponing. I am trying to learn this so I can teach it to my 20 yr old granddaughter. She is the light, love, joy and laughter in my life. I want to do this so she can feed her family for yrs to come and pass it down to her children when she has them. Neither one of us are math genius’s so I imagine this is going to be quite the undertaking.

    We live in very small towns with not a lot of options for shopping. There are no superstores and only a few chain stores. We do have a Wal Mart & Target but they don’t sell groceries. We also have a Save Mart, a Food 4 Less and a couple locally owned markets. There aren’t any big news papers with coupons in them either. We get a weekly mailer that really doesn’t have a lot of coupons in it and the ones they do have are of expensive items with very little off. I live in Lindsay Ca, and she lives in Porterville Ca. The biggest town near us is Visalia but with the price of gas it has to be something that will pay us enough to drive the 35/40 miles.

    Finally my question …… What I need to know is if there is anyone out there that knows this area and what we should do to make this work for us? All I know for sure is that without this the future of our children and grand children is going to be very bleak.

    Thank You for any help or ideas you might have.

  • hope

    can anyone tell me were to get mrs smiths coupons for pies

    • kabbysteve

      The .75/1 coupon is on there facebook page…but only a limited amount of coupons are available a day for this coupon. Try to access it again tomorrow. I printed it earlier today..if I remember correctly you needed to register then you will have access to the coupon. Good luck!

      Mrs. Smith’s Pies – $1.99$0.75/1 Mrs. Smith’s Pie printable
      as low as $0.49 after coupon

      **There are only a certain number of prints allowed on this coupon per day, keep checking back to see if it has reset**

  • sarah

    You can stack target, mftr and if you have the cartwheel app on ur phone you can use those too!

  • abril

    I just started and im still learning but I love this website it helps a lot but so do all of you. the only issue that I am having is that I live in texas and the only grocery store we have is Brookshire’s and I don’t understand the coupon policy that they have. if you could please help me I would be very grateful

    • kabbysteve

      Did you ask the store their coupon policy? Many times they will post the coupon policy on their website….if the question is specific …ask here, maybe someone can help you. Or on this sites facebook.

  • ruth

    hi how do i get the mail in rebate for the kohls offers?

  • ruth

    thanks so much Denise Davison

  • Susan

    How do i stack ecoupons saved to my price plus card and paper coupons at shoprite? I’m in NJ and have three Shoprites within a 10 mile radius, Middletown, Hazlet and Aberdeen. I’ve shopped at each and I don’t believe this has ever worked for me.

    • Diane

      Ask the cashier to do a subtotal for you BEFORE they start to scan your paper coupons. If you don’t, the EC’s will not come off. Check the screen after she/he hits the subtotal and look for either a TC or EC in the left column. If it is there, then the EC came off. HTH

  • shandrea

    how to coupon exactly.

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  • Cindy

    hi there. I am just wondering if this site is compatible with windows 8 computers. I can print them no problem from a windows vista or 7. But it wont print when I try with an 8. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you

  • MsT

    I am finding that some coupon sites are not compatible with a mac computer.

  • Misty Dixon

    Misty Dixon • 2 hours ago
    help!! Where do I find the SS archives and the PG archives?

    • Not sure what you are referring to exactly. archives of what?

      • Misty Dixon

        So if I search the database and I see that SS has a coupon I want from 6/2/2013 that is still valid… How do I find it?

        • rita

          you would have to have the newspaper insert from that date in your possession. if you did not get the insert from the paper on that date, or did not keep it, then you may be able to order it from a coupon seller, but they may no longer have stock of a 6 month old coupon.

  • Cao Rainy

    Good point. I love shopping online and using coupon sites like anycodes, rtm, and now i learned a new source for deals. thx. Living rich with coupons.

  • Bre

    I will love to learn how to do this! I just moved into my home and this can be very helpful! Can anyone please help me?

  • krystynabrilmiggy noyb

    example.. I buy 1 ST.IVES lotion for $2.99 receive $2.99 RR okay I bought 2 in 2 different transations and only received 1 $2.99 RR.on my second transaction the cashier told me is 1 RR per loyalty that correct?

    • ssbutterfly

      yes, sometimes it states this right in the weekly Rite Aid flyer.

      • sam

        walgreens 😉

        • ssbutterfly

          oops yes!

  • Nieca

    Help!!! I lost my job and want to become a couponer since I now have a lot of extra time. I’ve looked online of steps to take to become a couponer but I really need a mentor or teacher to help me in this beginning process. Any help is appreciated and god bless!

  • Cao Rainy

    Extreme couponing is time consuming and hard to apply. You must put much effort and know exactly store’s coupon policy. I’d check lots of coupon sites like AnyCodes, Savings for as many as possible coupons, and it’s not easy to stack coupons. Yet when successful, i’d be enjoyable and proud.

  • AnaDilia

    I specifically have a McKay’s “Coupon Book” coupon for Oscar Mayer DeliFresh Lunch Meat, 8-9 oz., 2 for $6, and a manufacturer’s coupon for Oscar Mayer DeliFresh Lunch Meat, $1 off 2 packages of any. I have read both coupons’ restrictions and find nothing about not being able to combine them. I’m hoping I won’t be breaking any rules. Does anyone have any insight for me on this? I thank you in advance!

  • Amanda H

    How does doubling work? Like, for Kroger?

  • K.

    Where I live you can only use 1 coupon per item in all stores (Publix, Wal-Mart, etc.), so it is impossible to do the extreme couponing thing you see on TV.

    • Denise Davison

      Usually it is only 1 coupon per item, but it depends on the store that you are shopping at to see how many coupons you can use per transaction, for instance, Walmart does not have a limit of the number of coupons that you can use other than limitations stated on the coupon, some coupons say a max of 2 like coupons per transaction, etc

  • newps

    on the web site are these coupons used for any store?

  • newps

    can u use manufactures and store coupons with any store?

    • kabbysteve

      It is best to check with customer service BUT Shoprite, Target, CVS, and Rite Aid and Walgreens do…hope that helps. What store were you questioning?

  • desiree martinez

    I am intersted in learing how to use coupons I am a family of five and I struggle every month how or what is the best way for me to start how many coupins should I start out with?

  • Madison

    Ok. If I have a store coupon that is “$5 off $25 purchase” does it have to equal $25 after other coupons are subtracted or before?

    • Denise Davison

      Hi Madison, you would have to read the fine on the coupon too see if it states that the $25 purchase is after all discounts and coupons

  • Jamie

    I’m new to couponing… I have a question about using a BOGO free coupon this week at my local CVS ( Lexington KY) ok I have (4) BOGO free Pantene coupons and I have (4) $2.00 of any 2 Pantene products both are manufacturers coupons and CVS has it on sell this week for 2/$7 i didn’t know if I could you both coupons? Any info would be great

  • Denice Wolfe

    I have a question can you use sr ecoupons along w a manufacturer paper coupon??

    • Denise Davison

      Yes, at ShopRite you can use a ShopRite eCoupon and a Manufacturers coupon together

      • Denice Wolfe

        Thx Denice

  • johanna

    Hi Cindy! I’m new to couponing, I bough my newspaper on Sunday sadly there was only two inserts, p&g and rp#1, i got the other rp in the mail, I’m trying to find out where can I get the smart source insert, now I remember you mention there was a phone number I could call to find out where to find it.. help

  • krysta

    Is there any sites to print coupons without downloading a printing program?

  • Denise Davison

    Yes you can use them at any store that accepts coupons as long as the coupon does not say something on it like “Only at Target”

  • Mis

    I put all the items in my list but how do I print the actual coupons not the list?

    • Denise Davison

      Hi Mis, you need to click on the coupon link! That will take you straight to the coupons, hth!

  • Veggiepatch70

    How do you determine which Shoprite ecoupons you can stack with a paper coupon and which ones you can’t? I can’t seem to tell from looking at my loaded coupons on the Shoprite website which ones are Shoprite digital and which ones are just plain manufacturer digital coupons… If it says “Limit one coupon per purchase” etc on the paper coupon does that mean it can’t be stacked with an ecoupon loaded to your Shoprite card? Thanks!

  • Jaime

    I keep seeing deals for Shoprite stacking a Shoprite Ecoupon with a manufacturer’s coupon; however, this never works for me. I believe because the Ecoupons are also manufacturer coupons. Can someone explain how this is supposed to work?

    • Laura D.

      Hi Jaime, most stores allow the stacking of eCoupons with Manufacturer coupons. The eCoupon will be directly underneath the product and have a code of TC, ECPN or CFIRE, it will “not” be listed with your other coupons. Always give your Shoprite Price Plus card first, not your phone number. If you watch the register you should notice the deduction coming off directly after the product is scanned. Otherwise ask the cashier to hit the “total” button after all the items have been scanned. This should kick the eCoupons through. If you still don’t notice them working, update your Shoprite account and make sure everything is filled out. If they still don’t work, try another “family owned” location. HTH!

  • Denice Wolfe

    I’ve done a lot of ecoupons for sr can u use a paper coupon as well?? does it double ur savings??

    • Kari

      For most stores yes, although some folks report it not working at that store. Where are you located?

  • Diane Sanderson

    You can save on what ever you choose. sometimes, it is not just couponing but purchasing items when they are at a very low price. AS you follow the couponlng blogs, you will learn what a good or great price is for an item. You can definitely save by stockpiling the items that you listed.. If you have a freezer, March is coming. That is frozen food month. This is a great way to stock on fruits and veggies etc.

  • Michele Sànchez

    can i cupon in puerto rico?

  • hai

    how to use

  • silvia

    In extreme couponing program they use 25 coupons of the same product, is that possible? Because all the coupons have restrictions

    • nancy

      the stores featured on “that show” often make special exceptions for the shopping trips shown in exchange for promotion of their store. nothing they portray can be replicated in reality. 😉

  • mrymryqtcntry

    you have to go back in the same week

  • bbradley

    I have a MAC computer and for some reason I cannot print any coupons that need JAVA… SmartSource. Anyone have any suggestions? I was having trouble with others but found that they work if I run FireFox instead of Safari.

  • Tracey Hollins

    I’ve never did this Before and I really need help asap I live in the Atlanta area so please someone help me get started I have 3 boys 4 girls and a grandchild and a husband I’m on a fixed income not food stamps just cash please help

    • Denise Davison

      Hi Tracey- Welcome to Living Rich With Coupons – we are so happy to have you! 🙂 We have lots of great information to help you get started, what stores do you have in your area?

  • heather83

    I am new to but I really need help as to how to do tbis im a single mother of 2 boys and youngest has alot of health problems that causes me to miss alot of work and has a major surgery comkng uo and ill ha e to be off work for a month so I need to learn this fastso I can make sure were stocked up on everything without going broke someone anyone please help me my email is

  • tiffany

    check your printer make sure its on then check your ink

  • Meme

    Please help how do get the coupons so I can get started

  • Taylor

    how do i print the coupon after i add it to my “list”?? I am actually really confused

    • Laura D.

      Hi Taylor, the coupons that you can print are highlighted and underlined. You just need to put your cursor over the link and click on it. A new window will come up and you can print the coupon from there. You will have to download a coupon printer first if you have never printed a coupon before. After one prints, come back to the LRWC site and re-click on the link again to get one more printout of that coupon if you would like two prints. We are allowed 2 prints per coupon per device (computer, iphone, ipad, etc). Hope That Helps!

  • Jade

    I see you stack a lot of offers with the stores e-coupons plus SavingStar. My problem is that if I choose the stores e-coupon (like Shoprite), SavingsStar does not allow me to choose it on their site. When I click on the button, the site tells me I have already chosen this coupon. Therefore, it does not allow me to stack. Does anyone else also have this problem?

    • dd

      you have to save the savingstar before the shoprite

  • Brooke

    how do i print coupons from the coupon database…it shows to copy them but then how do i get them?

    • Denise Davison

      Hi Brooke, if you click on the link that says “printable” it will take you to the coupon

  • WhitneyD


    My name Is Whitney and I was wondering when on sites that have free samples and want your info to send, is it a scam??

    • Rocky

      Whitney, if you are on reputable manufacturer’s websites for free samples of their products, especially ones that Cindy writes posts about, with their links, no, they are not scams.
      If you are clicking on links sent to you in suspicious emails you might get, never a good idea to click on those and give your personal info!

  • shaina

    What do I look for when I look for coupons

  • debra

    i cant print anything off this site – i click print and nothing happens ?

    • Rocky

      Debra, the only things you can print when you click on them are the underlined words. Those are called hyperlinks and they take you to where the coupon is, to print. And, when you go to a coupon site from it, the FIRST time, you will have to install their coupon printer software, or it will not work. These sites are places like coupons dot com, redplum, or even a manufacturer’s website. The install happens automatically once you click on the okay button, or, whatever they call it. You don’t have to install it yourself.

      Any other coupons that are referenced on this site, without an underline are ones that can be found in your local Sunday newspapers. Those you cannot print, you have to buy the paper for them.

      IF you are clicking on hyperlinks and nothing is happening, your printer may not be working right if it is not making the connection. Can you print other things?

  • Chris

    What is stacked coupons? I see a offer for stacked coupons at Shop Rite but don’t know how to take advantage.

    • You can use a store coupon or a
      ShopRite eCoupon with a manufacturer coupon.

  • LV

    Hi crew! I’m new so please forgive me. Trying to save as much with diapers with new baby. I tried to google some info but i wanted to ask anyways. I noticed some people said that you can print more coupons with different emails. I was wondering if that is legit or not coupon fraud. I noticed that they do have different barcodes but i dont’ want to use them if it is fraud. I can just delete the other account if it is fraud and not use the coupons i printed. Please let me know thank you in advance.

  • Christine

    I am trying to print coupons from sites that require java. I have Mac OS X 10.7.5 and Safari. My coupons will not print. What version of what do I need to make them print please help!

  • Chrystal Caton

    what is the difference between manufactured coupons and all the others. I am so far in debt that couponing is something I drastically need to do. We have no money for anything after bills are paid we literally have 20 dollars. My husband doesn’t live at home just to make more money. WE REALLY NEED TO SAVE ALL OF OUR MONEY!! can someone please personally email me and answer some of my questions. Unfortunaly noone local does this couponing. I cant stand to watch all these ladies on television saving so much money and to know I am struggling to make ends meet. my email is

  • alena

    Thank you so much for this. I have been trying to get into coupon for a very long time and finnaly found you and am now able to understand how it works. You have calmed my nervouse.


    Is there more mailable coupoons? I do not have a printer and it is hard to really get all that I see onsites.

  • Tina

    Can Saving Star coupons and a manufacter coupon be used together on a product?

    • Kari


  • StephLB

    Just wanted to let you know. The link for tips and tricks to work with catalinas goes to cvs when you click it.

  • Joy

    what is the item to stock on for Apirl or May???

  • Mary Hernandez

    that coupons is for Puerto Rico

  • Kristine

    I’ve noticed some SRecoupon after using it with my purchase does not disappear from my list on card. Some comes off right away after I used it. Does that mean I can use it again?

  • Joseph

    Can anyone tell me basic steps How to use coupons? I’m searching for how to use coupon but everywhere people talking about extreme couponing or sharing best coupon websites. I know some good coupon websites but I just want to know how to use coupon? There isn’t any single post for beginners. 🙁

    • Sandy

      “Ask Bogo-Couponing for Beginners” (in yellow) – click on that and read. How to get started using coupons in 4 easy steps should give you some basics. Did u not find this segment on this site useful??

  • barbara

    how do i reprint coupons? printer ran out of ink and added new ink so now it says REACH LIMIT

  • jonathan

    when a manufacturer’s coupon says “redeemable at walmart” will shoprite take it?

    • Sandy

      8. Unless expressly prohibited by the terms on the coupon, we accept checkout (Catalina) coupons and manufacturer-issued coupons that display other retailer logos only if they are clearly identified as manufacturer coupons and if they scan at checkout

      *This Coupon policy may be modified at the store manager’s discretion and is subject to change.

      **** This is the section of their coupon policy where is says they do however the disclaimer notes that stores can basically opt out. Some stores do and some don’t.*** You should call ahead of time to find out.

  • Esther

    Hello everyone, I just started couponing out of necessity:( I need HELP!!! I was so sad yesterday because I felt totally unprepared for my shopping trip. I tried to print really good coupons, but I noticed that they were gone. Should I be looking for these coupons ahead of time? Also, I noticed that some of the sales at my Kroger store did not match the sale I found here. Is that common? Is there a difference from store to store? Is Publix better with coupons? One more question, is it normal to have only one or two deals a week, or should I be saving on many items at once? I am so sorry for all of the questions–I just feel so overwhelmed. I don’t want to fail my family. Thank you for any advice you can offer.

    • Rocky

      Hi, Esther, welcome! Sorry for this late reply, but, if you are no longer checking this post, maybe it will help someone else. First of all, don’t be sad, at all! We all have had trips where we feel unprepared, or, things go wrong with our coupons, or, we just plain feel overwhelmed – for one reason, or, another. Even seasoned couponers get those days! Just start out slowly and don’t expect too much at the beginning. To touch on some of your questions:

      – Really good coupons can reach their print limits quickly, whether in printables, or digital coupons online, that you might add to your card. For IPs (internet printables), sometimes, you just have to be online to read about them when they first come out, though that isn’t always possible, as we all know, because ‘life’ can get in the way! But, if you can, check this site a few times a day and you should be able to get some of them. And, there are always other coupons that will be just as good for your needs, so, checking/printing a few times a day might help (just don’t try to print ‘everything’!). For digital coupons, the best ones go early, so try to find out what day/time, each week, the new ones get posted online for your stores.

      – Many of the store match-ups are/can be closer to the east coast NJ’ish area, so, yes, it is quite possible the prices may not match (or even the store coupon policies) so be sure to compare them to either hard copy flyers or online store ads for your particular area so that you can work out the details of your own personalized shopping list before you go. And, yes, prices can fluctuate store to store, along with region to region if you have groups of stores that have different owners. That happens in this area, also.

      – I’m not familiar with your stores so I can only give generalized info, but, I
      had heard somewhere that Publix stores in the Florida area do not double
      coupons. I don’t know if that is correct, but, one of the most important things for these deals is to use a store that doubles (though they may double differing amounts – some double only up to a face value of fifty cents. Others double completely, up to a face value of $0.99), so, you will have to do some research to find out which store will give you more bang for your buck!

      – One or many deals? Start slowly! Don’t try to do more than two deals per week, or even one, if there is too much pressure. Concentrate on the ones that you feel are easiest for you. Go at times of the day when the store is less crowded. Go when you can be alone, perhaps, so that you can concentrate. And, start by creating only small stockpiles – don’t feel like you need to get everything at once. These things go in cycles, so, they will come around again, after awhile. Some folks feel more comfortable doing drug store deals like CVS, Walgreens, etc. Some feel more comfortable at grocery stores (that was me!) when they first start, so, go with what you feel best with.

      – Lastly, check this site regularly. There are so many helpful people that you will feel like you’re talking with/listening to friends or neighbors! We are here to help each other and you will get great tips and hints!
      – And, remember, there is ALWAYS another good deal around the corner if you miss one this week! HTH (hope this helps!). Good luck!

  • Awesome guide with great tips on couponing and gosh…everything! Thanks for gathering all this info in one place!

    • Rocky

      Welcome, Frugal Lee! Yes, you just discovered a wealth of great, couponing information! Another hint for you is to get in the habit of regularly reading the comments sections of the posts for stores that you frequent. There, you will also find a goldmine of hints and tips that will help you understand your store/s and the deals at them, in more detail! Good luck!

  • brittany

    Hi I’m a mum of 3 children and on a really low budget we run out of food a lot an sometimes don’t known what we will feed everyone which is 9 people all together I would like to start to coupon but don’t have a computer an I really don’t understand how to start is there classes or something to help me really need the help too feed my family thank you

    • Sandy

      Cindy just listed her next class in Port Chester, NY Oct 14th at 7 pm at the Carver Center. Go to home page and you will see details on class posted.

  • KarenG6173

    VERY NEW to couponing, can I use (2) $1.00 off 1 coupons for a B1G1 50% off?

    • Melinda Dilione

      yes you can 🙂

  • dawn

    Why won’t my list print? It hasn’t for several weeks now. I know i can print from my computer, because it was working, now its not…. for all 10 of us that use this site. Very frustrating, actually thinking of using a different sight like moms for coupons.

    • Sandy

      My list prints however some of the lines on the list still printing very faint (unreadable). Only started happening when new features rolled out. Did you clear your cache ??? We all had to do that weeks ago.

    • I’m not sure why it won’t print for you. We would need more info for us to be able to tell exactly what the problem is. If you could send and email to and let use know what browser you are using and exactly what happens when you try to print, we’ll see if we can fix the issue

  • Pat

    i tried to print … the coupon says I have clipped it … but nothing prints …??? I thought it might be in my download but it was not —

  • Maisa

    I am a beginner here, so please excuse this silly question. How do you print more than one of the same coupon?

    • Sandy

      Majority of the time the coupon site allow 2 prints per COMPUTER. So if u are on the coupons dot com websitefor example print your first coupon then you can click to “browse other coupons” or re-click initial link from LRWC site and print again. Sometimes you can backtab and coupon will print again but I prefer not to go that route as I’ve run into problems doing it that way and lost out on some good coupons.

  • Sanchez

    Why everytime I click on a printable coupon it asks me to subscribe when I’ve already subscribed? Thanks.

  • prettygurl

    Hi im new

    • Melinda Dilione

      welcome prettygurl 🙂

  • Momsaver

    Hi! I’m a newbie to coupon world. Bear me with my silly questions:
    I’d like to buy 6 cereal.
    I have 3 coupons of $1/2
    2 coupons of $1/3
    1 coupon $1/5
    Can i use the 6 coupons on one transaction?
    Please help me. Thanks!

    • Sandy

      No. If you’re buying 6 then the quantity limit from those coupons is 6. Use the (3) $1/2 coupons so that you can save $3.00 in total. Many printable coupon links and coupons avail if you have a printer.

      • Momsaver

        Thank you so much Sandy! Big help to me or i’ll end up funnylady on the cashier with all those coupons trying to bring down the amount. LOLz

  • Momsaver

    One more question
    I’m trying to buy 6 loreal conditioner
    I have manu coupon $5/$20 any loreal
    And 3 coupons of $4/2

    Can i use them together? Thanks!

  • Rocky

    Read all of the beginner stuff, including all the specific coupon information. Pick a store that you shop at frequently and check the weekly match ups for that store. Then, make sure to read all the comments for that week. Check this site daily to see posts about even more special deals about that store. If you can, print the coupons for those deals. All the info you need is on this site. Now, you need to just put a little work into learning, and testing your own deals! Good luck!

    • Steven Mingione

      Thank you very much for taking the time to explain this process to me

  • Steven Mingione

    Do you have any cupons available here for Western Union ? Because they imply that any cupons I get from anywhere other that their site are not acceptable. Any suggestions ? Please and Thank you God Bless

  • Angelica

    How do i use physical and store coupons with shoprite shop from home? Do i bring them with me when i go to pick them up and pay?

    • Denise Uzunis

      Yup, exactly they will take them off ur order when you are checking out 🙂

      • Angelica

        Thank you!

  • NT

    I have a question about if I can stack 2 coupons. I currently have 2 ecoupons for $1.50 off of Huggies Little Snugglers diapers. However, the expiration dates are different and the bar codes are different. Does this mean that they are 2 different coupons and I can stack them?

    Furthermore, I also have a different $2.00 off of Huggies Little Snugglers and a $1.50 off of any package of Huggies Diapers. Can I stack all 4 of these coupons, saving $6.50?

    • Rebecca Thompson

      Stacking is when you use an ecoupon with a manufacturer coupon, you cannot use 2 ecoupons for one package, you would have to buy 2. Also some stores, like Acme, do not allow you to use an ecoupon and a manufacturer coupon. Stacking also happens when you have a store coupon like CVS or Walgreens and you use a manufacturer coupon. HTH

      • Mark

        The customers, are not allowed to get the most for their money. After all, we’re the only the ones who keep them in business. Their focus is money. Our focus is survival.

  • Rev L

    Hi, I have a question. So…I am new to the couponing madness…lol. I have noticed several people online (Facebook) whom sell inserts at a cost. Which is fine, but how do I get my own with out having to go through one of those sellers? I already purchase the Sunday paper, but I feel it is a waste of Paper if I only want the inserts.

    • A lot of people will ask family and friends for their inserts if they get the paper but choose not to use them. Also you can always recycle the paper if you just want the inserts. Plus you can print out multiple coupons if you have access to multiple computers.

      • Rocky

        Yep, and you can add neighbors and co-workers to the list of people to ask! Also, some libraries keep a coupon basket for folks to put their unwanted coupons in, and others can choose which ones they might need.

  • Wendy Young

    I was so excited about the deals for Oxiclean at Walgreens and Tides at Martin’s this week that I bought 10 newspapers for the coupon inserts. Only to my disappointment to find I don’t have either coupon in my inserts. How do I know whether I’m getting the coupons for the match ups in my newspaper?

  • Amber

    Has anyone used klip’em?

  • mamasita chula

    How do I get the toothpaste coupons from CVS????????????

    • Selma

      What do you mean?

    • Rocky

      Can you be more specific, please? There are, regularly, various toothpaste coupons in the Sunday newspaper inserts. They can be used when CVS has toothpaste sales. In addition, when you go into the store and scan your loyalty card, sometimes, CVS store coupons might print out that you can use with the manufacturer coupons for toothpaste. Or, there might be printable coupons available. If you are fairly new at this and want to shop at CVS, your best bet is to click on Stores in the toolbar, above, scroll to CVS and click on that. If there are any CVS toothpaste deals it will show there, in this week’s matchups. The matchups tell you all the coupons that are available, whether from a newspaper (it will give the date it came out and the name of the insert, such as Red Plum). Or, if there are printables, they will be underlined and you can click on it and print it out. Then, if you have a specific question about a deal that is posted, you can ask it in the comments section. You should also continue reading the beginner’s material. Good luck!

  • Amy

    how do i get the free living rich with coupons coupon holder??