Ordering Ahead Of Time with Exceptional Customer Service


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Ordering Ahead - An Option for Some   Having never participated in ordering ahead before, I really didn't know what to expect. Turns out it was easier than I could have imagined. I have only done it once. I only buy what the two of will use, and to donate locally, so I haven't needed to since then. I don't get 100 inserts and I don't hoard, so this was new to me. When the tornadoes ripped through the south last spring I had to do something more than just watching it on TV. The … [Read more...]

Shelves are Cleared, Do the Stores Care?


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Do Stores Care When Shelves are Cleared? Yes. Stores do care if shelves are cleared. They are a problem for us as consumers and they are an even bigger problem for the stores. It is always a very heated debate when you bring up the topic of shelf clearing. People are not middle of the road at all. Either you do it or you don't. Both sides have their reasons for their position. The purpose of this article is to offer another point of view that many of you may not have considered. The stores DO … [Read more...]

Rain Check Strategies: Save Huge Dollars with a Rain Check File!


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Rain Check Strategies Do you have a rain check file? Read this entire article.  It will save you HUGE dollars!  How many times have you spent time preparing your shopping list, preparing your spreadsheet, clipping your coupons and driving to the store only to realize that once you get there they only have 1 of the 10 items you were shopping for? Not cool. Not cool at all.  Certainly I read all the comments from frustrated Wiz Kids about the shelf clearing in their area. I agree. There is … [Read more...]

Is it still Shelf Clearing if I am Donating the Product?


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Is Shelf Clearing Ever OK? There is a lot of controversy that surrounds shelf clearing in the stores these days. We have all witnessed the gluttony that is so rampant in Extreme Couponing. We have all also had at least one issue in finding the things that our family needs when we conduct our weekly shopping trips. The question becomes, how much is too much? When people on TV buy 60 bottles of mustard, the country is all up in arms about the ostentatious shopper's complete disregard for … [Read more...]

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