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Old 09-13-07, 09:19 PM
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One time I got tons of clothes and food. I spent $100 total but saved $200 something.
 
it was great!
 
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Old 09-13-07, 10:59 PM
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ONce at the grocery my favorite steaks were 1/2 off. Since I don't buy them normally ($$$$), I bought a bunch to freeze for nice dinners. I only buy for me and DH each meal -- the kids eat hotdogs. That day I got 8 so there were four meals of them. I think on steaks alone that day I saved about $40 from what the normal price would be.

Most weeks I save about $20 with instore savings. I don't do coupons. We don't get the paper, hence, no coupons.
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Old 09-13-07, 11:03 PM
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I always make a list when I go grocery shopping, and always look carefully through their circular and write stuff (replace stuff) on my list which I need or can stock up on.
Usually grocery shopping I'm in the $15-20 range.

I'm really really CHEAP buying clothes! I seldom buy anything unless it's on sale or marked down. My kids only get "full price" stuff when I buy them something special for pictures or for a special event/holiday!
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hmm I can't remember. I really wish I was better with coupons. You all give me hope. lol
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Old 09-14-07, 08:42 AM
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I now save 50 dollars a week by doing the grocery shopping at Walmart instead of Harris Teeter. That adds up to 200 dollars a month.

No coupons...just the switch. 50 dollars.
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