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11/30/13 10:04 A

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I don't buy the junk either. I wind up donating a lot of coupons to the military. I definitely try to use what I can though for canned fruits and veggies and the frozen veggies. There were even coupons for the Cascadian Farms products, which can be used on the frozen fruits and veggies.

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11/14/13 12:14 A

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I've been trying to use coupons for many years. Not been successful. emoticon

Either the stores where I shop do not allow coupons OR the food is junky.

Frustrating.

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11/8/13 10:09 A

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I usually send most of my coupons to my cousin but if I see toothpaste coupons or for any thing I need then I swipe it for my use. I see yoghurt, pasta and brown rice coupons sometimes so I use those as well. I usually use the ones I get from Target when you check out or other stores I frequent. I buy mostly produce, organic and vegetarian & vegan foods so I keep on look out for those items. I mainly just use stores that overall have the best prices since most of what I purchase coupons don't work for me unless its the biweekly Target run!

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11/4/13 7:58 P

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Tracey,
I shop at QFC which I believe is part of the Kroger family. I get coupons from them a lot plus I get the $ 15.00 off produce every so often too. I just got one for $ 12.00 off when you spend
$ 120.00. I have one of their cards which also saves me money and I save on fuel also by the points that I accumulate when I shop. Plus I can go to their website and load my QFC card with coupons for the week. That way you don't have to worry about carrying so many of them.
But, Yes I use them all the time for certain things only. But, QFC has ones for Meat, produce, dairy, cheese, fish even chicken and bread.

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i love to coupon. We only have two grocery stores, but with walmart's match it program i can look at circulars in surrounding towns and they will match!

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11/4/13 9:17 A

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I only use them when they are for something I am buying anyway. Our stores have so many bogo's that it is often a free item if there is a coupon to add.

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11/4/13 8:01 A

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Is anyone else doing this? There are a lot of unhealthy foods that they offer coupons for, but I really try hard to not buy everything that I get coupons for and tend to share my coupons when I can.

I've also been getting coupons from Kroger and this last batch, they included a dollar amount off of $15.00 (I think) of produce.

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