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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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Let’s get our organizing act together this week and talk about it all! Join in as we discuss different ways to help organize coupons (and cut down on time) plus tips to organize your pantry and stockpile. Feel free to ask any questions, on or off topic!   Here are all the items I mentioned […]

    DIY Disney Valentines

    on 2.3.2020 at 3:05pm

    It’s less than two weeks until Valentine’s Day, which means you have some time to think about how to celebrate, and planning ahead is usually helpful in saving money! These DIY Disney Valentines are all ideas that require you to buy little to nothing, which means they’re also good for if you end up waiting […]

      I love eating a big bowl of pasta with alfredo sauce (who doesn’t?!). If you’re looking to indulge in this treat as well, here’s a recipe for super yummy and creamy alfredo sauce! I like to serve this sauce over pasta with grilled chicken and lots of green veggies (peas, green beans, broccoli, zucchini…). It […]

        Some days I’m not sure if it’s winter or summer here in South Carolina, but the calendar tells me that February is right around the corner, which means it’s time for a new monthly meal plan. We’re in a busy season in our home, so I am sticking with classic family favorites that I’ve made […]

          I truly love the community of Southern Savers readers. Not only do you ask great questions, but you also have great answers! I try to post questions to our Southern Savers Facebook page when I receive one, and recently someone wrote in and asked how to cut their grocery budget to $400 for a family of […]

            The paleo diet has been around for a while, but maybe you’re just now thinking about trying it. Many people set goals or make resolutions at the start of the year to try a new way of eating, so if the paleo diet is something you’re new to, then I’ve got a special treat for […]

              There are lots of ways to actively make money (see my post 6 ways to make money from home), but another way you can take good care of your money and potentially make money is to choose the right kind of bank. Today I’m going to compare online and traditional banks so that you can decide […]

                Frugal Recipe: Mango Salsa

                on 1.25.2020 at 2:25pm

                This easy mango salsa is a great way to add flavor to a bunch of different recipes! We like to put it on top of grilled chicken, but it’s also great on pork tacos or for simply using as a tortilla chip dip. PrintMango Salsa Ingredients2 cups diced mango (about 2 mangoes) 1/4 cup diced […]

                  Over the years I’ve posted tons of tips about planning for summer vacation, so this year instead of reinventing the wheel I’m going to summarize my best tips as well as share reader tips that were shared on a recent Facebook post. Some old posts you might want to check out are: 4 Frugal Planning […]