Coupon Policies – Knowing them Saves You More Money!


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Join me on MeWe! See everything I post. Your friends too! No censorship. No tracking. The best part is live chat! Chat with me or other members in real time. Easy signup here. I'm loving this so far. The best part? It's always FREE!   Knowing Coupon Policies     If you are new to couponing, there are quite a few things that you need to learn.  Many people get overwhelmed and as a result give up.  DO NOT LET THAT BE YOU!!!  Couponing is not hard, but it does take work … [Read more...]

Couponing Stockpile – How Can You Get One?


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Join me on MeWe! See everything I post. Your friends too! No censorship. No tracking. The best part is live chat! Chat with me or other members in real time. Easy signup here. I'm loving this so far. The best part? It's always FREE!   Couponing Stockpile Tips     If you are new to couponing, there are going to be a lot of things that you are going to need to become comfortable with before you will truly be successful in your endeavor. One of which is developing your … [Read more...]

BOGO – Why I Love Them & You Should Too


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Join me on MeWe! See everything I post. Your friends too! No censorship. No tracking. The best part is live chat! Chat with me or other members in real time. Easy signup here. I'm loving this so far. The best part? It's always FREE!   BOGO - For the Love of It     Few things will excite a serious couponer as much as a BOGO deal.  Buy One Get One Free sounds like a good deal that would stand on its own merit.  However, when you combine that with the high value coupons … [Read more...]

What Should I Expect from Coupons – January Edition


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January is a time of new beginnings.  Many of us come up with resolutions that we have no intention of keeping.  Others will turn over a new leaf that will change the way they live for the rest of their life.  Regardless of where you fit on the spectrum, there is one thing for certain: couponing is still hot! In 2011 we saw a huge spike in the number of people that started couponing. It lasted into February of 2012 and then started to decline. We had a new generation of "born again … [Read more...]

Giant – Stop & Shop Shopping Trip Savings 79%


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Giant and Stop & Shop are owned by the same company.  The stores are very similar with their weekly sales. As long as your store has the logo above, you are at the right place!  Giant/Stop & Shop has always been a go to store of mine.  I love that they double coupons up to $.99 everyday.  This weeks sales are hot!  Life has been busy in my household, but I have finally brought myself back to what makes couponing and this website so great.  I knew that I needed to jump back on board, and … [Read more...]

Filing Coupons is a Business Decision


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Filing coupons is a business decision for me.  Yes, you read that right.  I am not one of these people that care about the "flair" of my coupon binder or the rows and columns of a perfectly organized file box.  I am wham, bam, thank you ma'am.  Seriously.  The only way that it makes sense for me to coupon is to have a quick and dirty file method.  If you have taken any of our webinars, then you will know that I am dead serious about this.  If you haven't taken them, shame on you! There is a … [Read more...]

Stockpiling: What’s My Stockpile Quantity


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One of the things you need to understand when learning to shop like The Wizards is how to track your stockpile quantity.  This video will walk you through the concepts you need to succeed.  In addition, the link below will give you the actual form that you may print out to use in your own home! Get my STOCKPILE QUANTITY TRACKING SHEET.      … [Read more...]

Stockpiling: What’s my Stockpile Price?


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One of the the questions I get via email all the time is: "What's a good price for ......?"  With so many new couponers out there, I understand the frustration when you really don't know when to "pull the trigger".  That's why I created this list of "national average" stockpile prices.  This is certainly not the Bible according to David, but it is a good list for you to use as a benchmark when determining whether or not you should pick up a stockpile quantity of an item, or simply just by enough … [Read more...]

Keeping Up With The Coupon Wizards


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Whether you are new to our community or you have been with us for awhile there are some easy ways to keep up with The Coupon Wizards to ensure you get the best coupons, the hottest deals and helpful money saving articles. One of which is our daily email with the best of the day's deals. Life gets hectic and sometimes you miss a post or two that pertains to you. You may be missing out on deals at stores that you shop at, only to find out that the deal is over when you visit the wall. What about … [Read more...]

The Wizard Saves 88% on Kellogg’s at Publix


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One of the things that we tell our readers is that you need to have patience.  I realize that is like talking to a brick wall sometimes.  However, serious, hard core couponers don't get caught up in the hoopla and hype of a coupon or a deal.  The sit back like a big game hunter and wait until they have the perfect shot and then they go for the kill.   With Italian Days this week and next and the Publix Kellogg's cereal event today and tomorrow, people are going to be headed to the stores in … [Read more...]

Budgeting Tips for Newbies: The Mid-Month Review


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  Writing a budget is a chore.  It doesn't matter if you are a proven veteran or a 2012 New Year's resolution baby.  The fact is that it takes work, it takes tenacity and it takes discipline.  I have learned a lot about budgeting throughout the years.  Most of it has been trial and error.  One thing that I do every month is the mid-month review.  Today is January 14.  If you started budgeting at the first of the year, there have been some interesting dynamics in the last two weeks. … [Read more...]

How Much Should I be Saving?


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As you may have guessed, I talk to a lot of people about coupons.  Regardless of how long somebody has been couponing, the conversation always turns to savings.  People want to know: How much should I be saving?  The answer to that question is:  it depends!  That said, we always try our best to provide you with benchmarks to help you gauge your savings relative to our experience.  It is probably most important to give you some advice before we get into the actual savings % and why they are … [Read more...]

Put Money into Your Pocket with SavingStar


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If you haven't signed up for SavingStar, you are leaving money on the table! Sign up for SavingStar, add your favorite stores loyalty cards to the program, load e-coupons for the items you purchase, get cash back for those coupons! It's that simple! I have not gotten my first check yet, but I am looking forward to getting almost $50.00 back! Would you walk past a 50 dollar bill if you passed it on the ground? Take a look at the long list of coupons that are currently … [Read more...]

Italian Days – The Wizard Left His Mark at Publix!


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Join me on MeWe! See everything I post. Your friends too! No censorship. No tracking. The best part is live chat! Chat with me or other members in real time. Easy signup here. I'm loving this so far. The best part? It's always FREE!   Italian Days     I don't typically rant and rave about all of my savings, but the truth is, after a month of doing the Coupon Magic webinar, I needed to get another spreadsheet to use as an example in that session.  Enter Publix Italian … [Read more...]

30 Things the Wizard Gets for FREE!!!


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Join me on MeWe! See everything I post. Your friends too! No censorship. No tracking. The best part is live chat! Chat with me or other members in real time. Easy signup here. I'm loving this so far. The best part? It's always FREE!   When you hear us talk about "Serious Coupon Magic", this is the list that comes to mind.  When you read the list below, please realize that we get these things for free because we have been doing this a long time.  We plan our shopping trips across several … [Read more...]

What is my Stockpile Quantity?


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Join me on MeWe! See everything I post. Your friends too! No censorship. No tracking. The best part is live chat! Chat with me or other members in real time. Easy signup here. I'm loving this so far. The best part? It's always FREE!   What is Your Stockpile Quantity?     What is your stockpile quantity?  Only you can answer that question.  It isn't as easy as the Coupon Wizard waving their magic wand and magically producing a number for you.  You need to determine … [Read more...]