New Super-Couponing Tips column: Saving money the ethical way

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Through this column, I enjoy sharing some of my favorite tips with you to help stretch your dollars. Occasionally, some of my readers take issue with the tips I’ve shared. I always welcome discussion and differences of opinion, so I’d like to share a couple recent thoughts from readers…  

Don’t forget to save Tyson Project A+ labels for schools


When you’re saving product packaging labels to help your child’s school, don’t forget to save Tyson Project A+™ labels too! Each one is worth money for whatever your local school needs to purchase — new equipment, books, software, or anything else! If your local school does not participate in Tyson Project A+™, you can enroll online.  

School Supply Deals: Staples 8/30/15 – 9/5/15


.17 Staples spiral notebooks, .25 Staples 3-pack erasers, ,25 Staples school glue, $1 Staples graph ruled comp books, $1.45 Paper-Mate pens, $2 Crayola washable crayons and watercolors, $2 Elmer’s rubber cement, $3 Expo dry erase markers, $3 Staples printer paper  

School Supply Deals: Office Depot & Max 8/30/15 – 9/5/15


.45 Paper Mate Sharpwriter mechanical pencils, .50 Office Depot scissors, .50 Office Depot vinyl storage pouches, $1 Office Depot binders, $1 Paper-Mate Pink Pearl erasers 3-pack, $1.45 Paper-Mate EraserMate pens, $2 Foray dry erase board, $2 Purell hand sanitizer plus bonus bottle  

Rebate and Coupon Deals: Menards 8/30/15 – 9/13/15


FREE American flags, FREE Clear safety glasses, FREE Click N Flame lighters, FREE Coffee scoop clip, FREE DuPont Vista water pitcher, FREE Hoover foam carpet cleaner, FREE Picture hanging kit, FREE Spic & Span cleaning products, FREE Window Images roller shades, P&G $40/$10 rebate & deals  

Coupon Matchups: CVS Deals of the Week 8/30/15 – 9/5/15

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FREE Colgate toothpaste, FREE Gatorade or Lipton, Two FREE Gold Emblem Abound snacks, .75 Dawn dish liquid, $1.99 All and Snuggle, $1.99 Bausch + Lomb Peroxi Clear, $2.88 Bic razors, $3.50 Head & Shoulders haircare, $3.61 Tide, $4.99 CVS diapers, school supply deals  

Coupon Matchups: Walgreens Deals of the Week 8/30/15 – 9/5/15


.74 Dawn, .74 Puffs, .99 Colgate mouthwash, .99 Sinful Colors nail polish, $1 Crest mouthwash, $1.50 Doritos, $1.67 Pantene, $2 Shout, Scrubbing Bubbles and Windex, $2.99 Bic disposable razors, $3 Excedrin, $3 Oscar Mayer bacon, school supply deals  

Reader disappointed with 13 Deals camp gear order


Last week, I blogged about some bargain camp items on sale at daily deals site 13 Deals, including a telescoping walking stick with a built-in 9-LED flashlight and compass. One of my longtime readers wrote tonight to share her disappointment after receiving something other than what she ordered…  

Coupon Matchups: Walmart Deals of the Week 8/28/15 – 9/12/15


FREE Simple Green cleaner, .50 Chef Boyardee canned pasta, .58 Van Camp’s pork and beans, $1.23 Wet Ones, $1.86 Kraft S’moreMallows, $2.48 Honey Maid graham crackers, $2.48 White Cloud bath tissue, $2.75 Nabisco cookies, $3.97 Gillette disposable razors, $8.47 Tide Simply Clean