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Albertsons Arizona Grocery Deals & Coupon Match Ups ~ 10/19/16 – 10/25/16


Look for the Big Book of Savings at your store.   It has month long deals, in-ad coupons, and sometimes a few manufacturers’ coupons as well.  You can pick it up at the service desk if you don’t see them out.   The book is now good at both Safeway and Albertsons.

Get 10% off your grocery purchase when you get your flu shot at Albertsons (most insurance plans covered, see pharmacist for details).    You can also get up to $75 when you transfer a prescription.   See pharmacist for details.

Wear your AZ Cardinals jersey any Sunday or any AZ Cardinals game day, save 10% on your grocery purchase.

Click the green plus signs to generate personalized shopping lists.

♥ ♥ = We love this deal!  We doubt it will go much lower than this.  Stock up!
♥  = This is a great deal.  If you use this product, get it!


 Deals with Coupons Matched:

♥ ♥ Dannon Whole Milk or Light & Fit Yogurt (5.3 oz)   50¢ (thru 11/3)
Buy 1, Get 1 Free Coupons.com (non-direct link, on top in “food” for me)

Buy 2, Get 1 Free printable
$0.50/2 Ibotta (phone app, future cash back)

Final price:  25¢ each when you buy 2 + possible Ibotta cash back

Temptations Treats For Cats (3 oz)   $1.25
$0.50/1 Temptations Treats For Cats 10/02/2016 RP Insert (exp 11/13/16)
Final price:  75¢

Pedigree Canned Dog Food (22 oz)   $1.00
$1/6 printable
Final price:  83¢ each when you buy 6

Butterball Turkey Bacon (6 oz)   $1.50
$0.55/1 printable
Final price:  95¢

♥ ♥ Tai Pei Frozen Entrees (12-14.2 oz)   $1.99 (limit 4, w/ Big Book of Savings monthly coupon in-store, thru 10/25) 
$1/1 Tai Pei Entree or Multi-Serve Appetizer 10/2/16 SS Insert (exp 12/31/16)
$1/1 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
Final price:  99¢

Dean’s Dip (16 oz)   $1.50
$1/2 printable  (click “Save $” on right tab)
Final price:  $1.00 each when you buy 2

Campbell’s Skillet, Slow Cooker, or Grill Sauce   $2.00 (sale thru 10/25)
$1.00/1 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
$1/2 Campbell’s Skillet Slow Cooker or Oven Sauces 10/02/2016 SS Insert (exp Unknown)
Final price:  As low as $1.00

American Beauty Pasta (16 oz)   $1.00
$0.50/1 Checkout 51 (phone app, future cash back)
Final price:  $1.00 + possible Checkout 51 cash back

Shamrock Farms Products   40% off
$0.35/1 printable (single serve milk)
$1/1 printable (Cold brew coffee)
Final price:  Unsure

Progresso Light Soup (18.5-19 oz)  $1.50
$0.50/2 Progresso Products 09/25/2016 SS Insert (exp 11/19/16)
$0.50/2 Progresso products excluding pasta bowls 10/23/2016 SS Insert (exp 12/17/16) (future, if we get it)
$1/4 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
$1/4 printable 

$1/3 printable

Final price:  As low as $1.17 each when you buy 3

♥ ♥ Bear Creek Soup Mix (9.3-12.1 oz)   $2.49  (limit 4, w/ Big Book of Savings monthly coupon in-store, thru 10/25)
$1/1 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
Final price:  $1.49

Ocean Spray 100% Cranberry Juice (60 oz)   $2.50
$1/1 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
Final price:  $1.50

Tillamook Cheese Slices (7.2-8 oz)   $2.50
$1/1 Tillamook Cheese Slices 09/18/2016 SS Insert (exp 11/13/16)
Final price:  $1.50

Lay’s Family Size Chips or Lay’s Kettle Chips   $1.77 (limit 3, w/ ad coupon or Safeway digital)
$1/1 SavingStar eCoupon (Lay’s, future savings)
1% SavingStar eCoupon (future savings)
Final price:  $1.77 (or possible future savings)

Nabisco Ritz or Snack Crackers or Chips Ahoy Cookies   $1.88 (limit 4, w/ ad coupon)
$1.10/2 Checkout 51 (Chips Ahoy, phone app, future cash back)
Final price:  $1.88 + possible Checkout 51 cash back

Skittles, Starburst or Life Saver Fun Size Candy   $2.50
$1/2 Skittles, Starburst, or Life Savers Gummies Bags 10/02/2016 RP Insert (exp 10/31/16)
Final price:  $2.00 each when you buy 2

Eggo Waffles   $2.00
$1/1 printable (need 850 points to get coupon)
$1/3 Ibotta (phone app, future cash back)
Final price:  $2.00 (less if you have coupon) + possible Ibotta cash back

Quaker Cereal or Chewy Granola Bars  $2.50
$1/2 Quaker Cap’n Crunch 09/11/2016 RP Insert (exp 10/23/16)
$1.10/2 Coupons.com (cereal, gone if not on top, after clicking link)
$1/1 Checkout 51 (Vanilla Life, phone app, future cash back)

Final price:  $2.00 each when you buy 2 + possible Checkout 51 cash back

Unilever Products ~ spend $15, save $5 instantly (body spray is excluded from this deal)
St. Ives Facial Scrub or Suave Professionals Hair Care $3.00
Axe Deodorant or Shower Gel or Dove Mens Body Wash $4.00
Tresemme Keratin Shampoo or Conditioner, Simple or Ponds Facial Wipes $5.00
Buy 2 Axe or Degree men deodorant sticks, get 1 axe body spray free up to $5.99 10/23/16 RP Insert (exp 11/5/16) (future, if we get it)
$1/1 Degree Women Motionsense or Ultra Clear Product 10/09/2016 RP Insert (exp 10/23/16)
$1.50/1 Degree Women Dry Antiperspirant or Clinical Protection Product 10/09/2016 RP Insert (exp 10/23/16)
$2/1 Degree Men Dry Spray Antiperspirant 10/09/2016 RP Insert (exp 10/22/16) (unsure of price)
$1/1 Dove Men+Care Antiperspirant or Deodorant Stick/Solid 09/25/2016 RP Insert (exp 10/23/16)

Final price:  As low as $2 each when you buy 5 of the $3 products (or possible future savings)  (Not sure if other deodorants are included in sale.  I’d have the coupons with you just in case.)

Alexia Sweet Potato or Truffle Fries (15 oz)   $2.99 (thru 10/25)
$0.75/1 Alexia Frozen Potatoes or Onion Rings 10/16 SS Insert (exp 11/20/16)

$0.75/1 SmartSource
Final price:  $2.24

Oroweat Wide Pan Bread or Thomas’ Bagels   $2.99
$0.55/1 Oroweat bread product 10/16/2016 SS Insert (exp 1/30/16)
$0.55/1 Oroweat Bread Product 08/21/2016 SS Insert (exp 11/30/16)
$0.55/1 Oroweat Bread Product 09/11/2016 SS Insert (exp 12/31/16)
Final price:  $2.44

Jose Ole Tacqitos (20-22.5 oz)   $3.49 (limit 4, w/ Big Book of Savings monthly coupon in-store , thru 10/25)
$1/1 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
$1/1 printable
Final price:  $2.49

Pepsi or 7Up, 12 pack cans   4 / $10.00 (must buy 4, w/ min. $25 purchase, limit 1 reward)
$1/2 Checkout 51 (Diet Pepsi, phone app, future cash back)
Final price:  $2.50 each when you buy 4, + possible Checkout 51 cash back

Club Crackers   $2.50
$1/2 Checkout 51 (phone app, future cash back)

$5/$30 SavingStar eCoupon (Kellogg’s and Keebler products, future savings)
Final price:  $2.50 (or possible future savings) + possible Checkout 51 cash back

Red Baron Singles or Classic Crust Pizza   $3.00
$1/2 Red Baron Pizzas 10/16/2016 SS Insert (exp 12/3/16)
Final price:  $2.50 each when you buy 2

Farmer John Bacon (12 oz)   $3.50
$2/2 manf. coupon in ad
Final price:  $2.50 each when you buy 2

Totino’s Pizza Rolls, Pretzel Sticks or Stuffed Nachos  (12.3-17.4 oz / 40-ct)   $2.99
$0.50/2 Totino’s Pizza Rolls, Blasted Crust Rolls, Pizza Sticks or Stuffed Nachos 10/09/2016 SS Insert (exp 12/3/16)
$0.75/3 Totino’s Pizza Rolls, Blasted Crust Rolls, Pizza Sticks or Stuffed Nachos 08/28/2016 SS Insert (exp 10/22/16)
$1/3 Coupons.com (gone if not on top, after clicking link)
$0.75/3 SavingStar eCoupon (future savings)
$1/3 Checkout 51 (phone app, future cash back)

Final price:  As low as $2.66 each when you buy 3 (or possible future savings)

Maxwell House or Yuban Coffee, Dunkin Donuts or Folgers Gourmet Selections Coffee (29-31 oz / 11-12 oz / 12 kcups)   $4.88 (limit 2, w/ ad coupon)
$1.50/2 Dunkin’ Donuts Coffee Products 09/25/2016 RP Insert (exp 11/30/16)
Final price:  $4.13 each when you buy 2

Angel Soft Bath Tissue or Sparkle Paper Towels (6-12 rolls / 6-8 rolls)   $5.99
$1/1 printable (Sparkle)
$0.45/1 printable (Angel Soft, register; also $1/1 mega rolls, but not sure if they are included)

$4/$20 SavingStar eCoupon (Angel Soft, future savings)
Final price:  As low as $4.99 each when you buy 2 (or possible future savings if you buy Angel Soft)

Deals without Coupons:

♥ ♥ Russell Stover Pumpkins, M&M Mars, Hershey’s or Cadbury Halloween Singles 50¢

Powerade 58¢ (must buy 12, limit 12)

Signature Kitchens Veggies, Tomatoes or Beans 69¢

Red or Green Seedless Grapes 88¢ / lb

Yellow or White Onions 99¢ / lb

Gala, Red Delicious, Fuji or Granny Smith Apples (sold in 3 pound bag) 99¢ / lb

Acorn, Butternut or Spaghetti Squash 99¢ / lb

Mini Peeled Carrots (16 oz) $1.00

Iceberg Lettuce $1.00

Red, Yellow or Orange Bell Peppers $1.00

Pepsi or 7Up, 2 Liters $1.00

Quaker Popped Rice Cakes $1.00

Lay’s Stax $1.00

Popsicles (8 count) $1.00

Signature Kitchens Bread or Hot Dog or Hamburger Buns $1.00

Tru Blu Graham or Saltine Crackers $1.00

Lucerne Sour Cream or Cottage Cheese (16 oz) $1.00

Signature Kitchens Canned Fruit (15 oz) $1.00

Signature Kitchens Powdered or Brown Sugar (1 pound) $1.00

Lipton Onion Soup Mix $1.00

Value Corner Napkins or Signature Kitchens Flatware (200 count / 48 count) $1.00

Signature Home Foil, Freezer or Storage Bags (25 sq ft / 15-25 ct) $1.00

Signature Home Facial Tissue, Party Cups or Value Corner Foam Plates (66-85 count / 20 count / 30 count) $1.00

Farmer John Breakfast Sausage Links (8 oz) $1.00

Pillsbury Cake or Brownie Mix or Frosting $1.00

Albertsons Half & Half or Lucerne Whipping Cream (16 oz / 8 oz) $1.00

Mrs. Cubbison’s Croutons $1.25

Signature Kitchens Apple Cider Vinegar (16 oz) $1.25

♥ ♥ Lucerne Eggs (18 count) $1.49 (limit 2)

Brach’s Candy Corn (9-11 oz) $1.50

Lucerne Brick Cream Cheese (8 oz) $1.67

Refresh Water (24 pack) $1.77 (limit 2, w/ ad coupon)

Signature Farms Lunch Meat Tubs (8 oz) $2.50

Blue Bunny Ice Cream or Blue Bunny or Weight Watchers Novelties $2.67 (limit 4, w/ ad coupon)

Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts $1.99 / lb

♥ ♥ Center Cut Pork Loin Chops (boneless) $7.99 / lb, Buy One / Get Three Free (= $2/lb, limit 1 reward)

Bagel Bites or Signature Kitchens Pretzels $2.00

♥ ♥ Beef Chuck Tender Fillet Steaks (boneless) $9.99 / lb, Buy One / Get Three Free (= $2.50/lb, limit 1 reward)

Ground Beef, 80% Lean (must buy 3 pounds or more) $2.77 / lb

Pork Tenderloins (boneless, sold in the bag) $2.97 / lb

Friendly’s Ice Cream or Novelties $3.00

Pork Loin Back Ribs $8.99 / lb, Buy One / Get Two Free (= $3/lb, limit 1 reward)

Large Raw Shell-On Shrimp or Medium Cooked Tail-On Shrimp $5.99 / lb

Ribeye, New York or T-bone Steak (family pack) $6.77 / lb

Bud, Coors or Miller (18 pack bottles or cans) $12.99 (limit 2)

Check out their weekly ad.
+ They take coupons at face value.
+ Get 5¢ off for each reusable bag you bring in and is used.
+ Confused?  Abbreviations & Albertson’s Store policies
+ Multiple manufacturers’ coupons are listed, but you can only use one for each product purchased
+ All listed coupons with dates come from Sunday newspaper inserts.
+ Get the lowest price we know of right now, on the Arizona Republic HERE.  (Wed. & Sun. delivery)

+ They do not accept eCoupons.
+ To get a Upromise Keytag that works for Saving Star, call 877-932-7948.

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Thanks for Printing Coupons w/ Our Link ~ Please Bookmark This Page

Printing from here (or many links we provide) is a huge help.
If you would bookmark it, we’d be very grateful!
(There’s also a link on the top menu bar of the website.)

I want to thank everyone who uses our links to print your coupons.  Even printing just one coupon every couple days helps keep the revenue coming in, so I can continue to pay people to help me.  Without their help, I definitely would have quit by now.  It’s just too much work for me to do alone.

 For those who don’t print from our links, please consider it, instead of just going directly to Coupons.com.  If everyone who used this site printed just one or two coupons a week … well, we’d be rich and we wouldn’t want to go anywhere, ever!  :)  We earn a small amount, but it sure adds up with all of you doing it!
If you have a spot to bookmark the link below and use it for coupon prints (that we don’t give you a link for), or when you want to browse.  It would really help!
Thank you!
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Daily Emails (Click on Verification Link!!) & Follow on Facebook!


So many of you have signed up for daily emails from Bargain Believer.  Unfortunately, many of you are not getting them.  If you don’t click on the verification link they send you, you won’t get them.  Check your spam!

Here’s the link if you want to sign up or need the verification link sent again.

You’ll get an automated email every day around 1pm with links to all the posts we did in the previous 24 hours.  It’s a great way to make sure you haven’t missed anything good!


For those not following on Facebook, that’s where we’re most active, so make sure you head over there and “like” our page.  If you want to see the updates in your feed, make sure you also hover over the “liked” on top of the page and check “See First.”  If you don’t, you won’t see most of our posts.

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♥ ♥ Hearts on Lists! ♥ ♥ (Find Best Deals More Easily)

♥ ♥ = We love this deal!  We doubt it will go much lower than this.  Stock up!
♥  = This is a great deal.  If you use this product, get it!

This is pretty self-explanatory, but for those who haven’t noticed yet … we just started adding hearts to the coupon match ups.

As you can imagine, we don’t use every product we have on the lists.  We aren’t 100% sure what a good deal is on everything.  This is just a guideline to get you focused in on some of the best deals.  If you use a lot of something or specifically need a product, it doesn’t mean nothing else on the list is a good deal.  Don’t be afraid of the other deals.  :)

If you ever see something that’s an amazing deal, to you, and we missed marking it … let us know!  We’d love to make sure we highlight it for others, so they don’t miss out.

Hope this makes your life a little easier and helps you save even more!


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Note from Juli . . .


Please tell everyone in AZ you know (or even strangers!) to check us out.  If they don’t already love you, they may start!  :)  Most of you know this, but just in case you don’t … I pay people to help me since I just don’t have time to spend on what is needed  to keep this site going.  I use affiliate links and advertising, to generate an income.  We get to continue because of those who use our links and help us grow by telling others about Bargain Believer​.

I want to be honest/clear … our #1 priority is to save you money, not make money.  But, for one to happen, the other needs to happen or we can’t continue.  I still refuse to post things that I hope a few of you might jump on, just to make a buck .. at the expense of wasting everyone else’s time & diluting the things I find valuable.  We really pick and choose what we feel is the best, especially for AZ residents, without becoming a site that just lists Amazon & other affiliate deals all the time.  That means the majority of our posts make us a whopping $0.   I get as excited to post those as I do the money making ones, if I know you will benefit.

With that said, sometimes I feel guilty for posting the things I make money on.  In some ways, it would be easier if I didn’t make/need money.  My guilt would be less.

Later this afternoon, I will put up a post about Pogo Pass.  I’m sorry for those of you who are sick of seeing it.  However, please realize that it’s extremely popular and I get thanked for sharing it all the time.  It’s an amazing value and I completely believe in it.  Also, keep in mind that we have new people come to the site each day and most people don’t see every post we do (shocking to a few of you loyal followers, I know)  :)  Honestly … we probably couldn’t afford to keep doing what we’re doing without Pogo’s generous commission.  I’d love for you to share or tag people on that post (or any!) if you think anyone would benefit.  Side note:  Pogo can also be used for fundraisers.  If you know a school or non-profit that needs to make some money, please send me an email (juli@bargainbeliever.com).  Or, it can even be a business that wants to put flyers on their counter.  They are a super company to work with.

Okay, this didn’t start out so long in my mind, but I’m a world-class rambler.  I’m glad you’re here and really don’t know how to fully express that to you, but just believe me … I love sharing deals and it’s much easier to share them, than keep them to myself.  Well … in some ways.  :)  THANK YOU!  ~ Juli


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Mexican Haystacks Recipe ~ Unique Dinner Using Waffles

We have a recipe to share with you.  Becca calls it Mexican Haystacks.  It’s almost too unique, not to try!
.Here’s what she says about it . . ..
“This is a recipe that my grandma used to make all the time when I lived with her in college.  I’m not sure where it came from but I grew up having it at her house and haven’t seen it anyplace else!  It’s my go to meal when I don’t know what else to make and I’m shopping my pantry!”

Give them a try and tell us what you and your family thinks!

Mexican Haystacks
1 small can chunk pineapple
1 cup small cubed chicken – fresh or canned
1 10.5oz can cream of chicken soup – cream of mushroom works also if you like mushrooms
1/3 cup milk
Frozen waffles – any variety
chow mein noodles – optional
slivered almonds – optional
salt & pepper – as needed
Combine cream of chicken soup, cubed chicken, & milk in large deep skillet on med-high heat until bubbling.  Turn down to medium and add pineapple until warm, liquids should be a thick, gravy-like consistency.  While cooking liquids, heat up frozen waffles in toaster oven.
Place cooked waffle on a plate and spoon chicken/pineapple mixture on top.  Add a sprinkle of chow mein noodles and/or slivered almonds on top for crunch.  Add salt & pepper to taste.
Serve and enjoy!
Makes approx 4-5 waffles.  Can double recipe for larger crowds.
(Thank you for submitting the recipe, Becca Holt!)


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Get Facebook Page Updates to Show Up in Feed (New Way!)


I just found a new (at least to me!) setting for pages you follow on Facebook.  One of the most common questions we get is how to see all Bargain Believer posts in your Facebook feed.  It’s frustrating when you want to see something and Facebook just doesn’t show it to you.

We know that commenting, sharing, and “liking” posts helps.  But, it looks like we may have a new option.  Hope this really works!!

Some deals go quickly, so it’s a great way to follow us, if you’re on Facebook a lot.  Plus, we post some added information or have a Facebook-only giveaway from time to time.

Assuming you want to see everything we post  . . .

Supposedly, Bargain Believer posts will show up at the top of your feed.  Give it a try and let us know what happens.



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Help! We Need Your Catalina Notifications! ~ (& Juli’s Luck …)

If you get any Catalina notifications, please send them our way because . . .

There is a serious conspiracy against me getting Catalina notifications!  I joke that the only way I get them is to reach in trash cans or bend down in dark, wet parking lots.  No joke — almost.  I may get a notification every couple months.  That’s it.

Well, I did my usual . . . reached in a trash can on the way out the door at Fry’s today.  (Yes, I’ll stoop that low — just for you!)  :)

Here’s what I got . . .  I can’t read dates, products, etc.  There are lines going through it.  Figures.


Here’s what Allison had already sent me last night . . . Why do I bother trying?

allison_catAnd, I got this “bonus” . . .


I’m not sure if it’s an exclusive offer or one we can all get.  It looks like it’s adding up all the Minute Maid drink purchases and spiting out a coupon, at some point.  It’s not the typical Catalina offer.  They are only 88¢ / $1.38 starting Wed. at Fry’s, so . . .  if I had all the details, it might reveal a better bargain.  But, I don’t.  Those types are usually only for select people, but ??  I’ll buy one tomorrow and see if I get the printout — sure!  If you get any details, let us know!

If you see an offer on the master Catalina list and it doesn’t thank someone … it means Gina, Susan, or Allison got it.  Without them or you … that list would be blank!

Catalinas are a great way to maximize your savings.  If you don’t know what they are, read here.

If you want to see the most current list, go here.

I hope to add some more.  Send us pics of your notifications!!  THANKS!

juli @ bargain believer .com  or gina @ bargain believer .com (take out spaces)

Or, you can post them over on the Bargain Believer Facebook page.  Thanks so much!


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Crock-Pot Chicken Pasole Recipe

recipe_contestWe have a recipe contest going on.
Details are here, please enter!

Lisa just submitted the recipe below, after getting a great deal on Herdez salsa.

Crock-Pot Chicken Posole

2-3 Chicken tenderloins, or 1-2 Chicken breasts (Can use thighs if you prefer dark meat)
1 can (7 oz) of Herdez Salsa Verde
1 large can or 2 small cans of hominy aka posole-do not drain. (I buy the large cans for $1 at Dollar Tree)
2 chicken bouillon cubes
1/2 tsp onion powder

Place all ingredients in Crock-Pot and cook on high 6 hours or until chicken is tender and is easily shredded.  Shred the chicken and spoon posole into bowls.  Serve with tortilla chips or crackers.

(Thanks, Lisa Samson!)


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Is Couponing Worth It?


I was asked (after hearing Safeway will probably be accepting coupons at face value in AZ soon, more here) …

Is couponing worth it?

If you want the short answer … yes, for me.

If you want the long answer, grab your coffee (maybe it’s a smoothie this time of year?) and snuggle up to your computer or mobile, as I share my thoughts.

When, I say “couponing,” I mean using paper coupons (printable, from Sunday paper, & misc. coupons that may show up) or digital coupons you can load directly to your shopping cards.

I only use coupons for products I will use or have a specific purpose for (donating, giving to friends, etc).  I’m not a true “extreme couponer.”  I’ve only seen a couple of the TLC shows, but I’m nothing like what I’ve seen.  I like to call myself an “intentional couponer.”  I use them wisely and save a bunch of money!  I don’t need a trailer to get my groceries home and one bottle of mustard will usually last us until it expires, around my house.

For me, couponing will still be worth it, even if coupons are taken at face value.  (Keep in mind that most of the country can only redeem coupons at face value and many do it.)  There is still money to be saved.

I’m a firm believer that pennies add up to quarters, add up to dollars, add up to $20, etc.  I’ll even still bend down to pick up a penny.  The bonus is a little bit of exercise, if nothing else.  :)

On the other hand, I also value my time.  If I’m finding that saving $3 is taking me an hour, I won’t do it.  My time is worth more than $3/hour.  On the other hand, if it takes me an hour to get ready to go to the grocery store (or an extra hour to run somewhere else & look at ads, etc.) and I end up saving $30 (random number for example) … totally worth my time.  I should say … usually!  There are weeks when I don’t have an hour to spare to save $30, as much as I want to.  I value my sanity more than thirty bucks.

As much as I love the savings and the financial freedom it helps bring to my family, it’s not for everyone.  I have different time, priorities, and needs than you do.  Don’t blindly use coupons, without counting the cost.  There are costs.  I would never deny that!

  • Time — What “wages” are acceptable to you?  Remember, it’s tax-free “income.”
  • Space — How will you store surplus?  Do you have room or need to stick with basics?
  • Sanity — Does the extra clutter (coupons or treasures you get) drive you nuts?
  • Need — Do you need to do it to make ends meet?
  • Want — Do you enjoy using the savings for something else that makes the effort worthwhile?
  • Respect — Does your spouse value the fact that you do it or does it drive him/her nuts?
  • Cost — How much are you spending on newspapers, ink, paper, buying coupons, gas, whatever?

Take a serious inventory of the above list.  Ponder it and calculate it.  If you feel it’s more of a burden, stop — unless you feel it’s a necessity!  (Well, I don’t see how you can resist clicking and loading a few digital coupons.)  :)  Yes, I know I run a coupon website.  Well, I don’t fully see it that way.  I run a money saving website, that often involves coupons, but there’s much more!

Whatever you end up doing with your coupon usage, I hope you stick around Bargain Believer.  We’ll always share deals that have coupons, but we go beyond that.  We want you to have fun with your family, without spending a bunch.  We’ll point you to those deals and other bargains we just can’t seem to keep to ourselves.  As long as there are businesses competing, there will always be bargains out there and we’ll help you find them!  We may even tempt the non-coupon users out there to click and load a digital coupon or even print a coupon every once in awhile.  The coupon/non-coupon line can be crossed at any time.  :)

I was going to share some other ways to save, but I’m afraid you’re falling asleep now.  And, I’m out of time.  Stay tuned … more on saving (beyond coupons) soon!

What do you think?


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~ 60% off = $39.98 ~ Use code: BARGAIN 16 Venue Pass!