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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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I got a lot of questions about vacuum sealers.  How do they work? Are they worth the investment?  What models do I like? I decided the best way to answer all the questions was to make a video, which you can watch below.

By the way, we have a FoodSaver Vacuum sealer and have been very pleased with it over the last 10+ years. (I do save a bit of money and often by larger off-brand rolls to make bags verses the name brand rolls.)

The Best Way to Freeze Things: Vacuum Sealers vs Ziplocs


If you're trying to save money by freezing things, then you want to make sure they'll last in the freezer. Here are my thoughts on vacuum sealers vs ziplocs!