Starting couponing can be overwhelming. There’s a lot more to it than randomly finding a coupon, cutting it out and handing it over to the cashier.
It’s not necessary to be “extreme” when you coupon. That is, you don’t need to spend hours upon hours preparing for a shopping trip and hoard mass quantities of everything in your house.
There are some techniques that will help you maximize your grocery budget and save big bucks. I consistently save over a thousand dollars a year on groceries using these techniques while avoiding being extreme and keeping a modest stockpile.
Here are the keys to being a successful couponer: