Welcome to Extremely Normal Couponing! My name is R.J. and my goal is to teach you how to coupon the right way so that you can save a lot of money every week on your groceries and household supplies. I have created a tutorial to guide you through the entire process, so that you understand the best way to coupon, the coupon slang that I use on this website, and how to be successful at the various grocery and drugstores in your area!
Follow along with these tutorials, and you’ll become a pro couponer in no time!
Normal Couponing Tutorials
Step 1: The Basics of Normal Couponing – Learn about why manufacturers put out coupons, different marketing strategies that stores use to maximize their profits while tricking you into spending more money, and how you can take advantage of both of these to save a lot of money!
Step 2: Coupon Lingo and Acronyms – Learn about all of the acronyms, lingo, and abbreviations we use on this blog and in the world of couponing! Don’t skip this step, because there are a lot of valuable insights about many aspects of couponing! After this article, you’ll be speaking couponese fluently!
Step 3: What Does Stacking Coupons Mean? – Learn what stacking coupons means, and how you can use this concept to maximize your savings when you are shopping at the stores. This is the basic foundation of couponing, so you don’t want to miss this!
Step 4: Where Can You Get Coupons – Once you start getting excited about couponing, you realize you have one problem.. you don’t have any coupons. Luckily, there are a ton of places to get coupons from! Read about the many different places and ways to get coupons.
Step 5: Coming Soon…
Supplemental Couponing Help Topics
Some topics that I write about are very helpful for some people but they don’t apply to everyone, so I will include them here instead of as part of the official step-by-step tutorials.
- Free Printable Coupons – Learn about the different places that you can print out coupons online. This is a great new way to acquire coupons, so learn about the top places and start printing those coupons!
- The Normal Couponer’s Guide to TLC’s Extreme Couponing TV Show -
- How To Coupon If Your Store Doesn’t Double Coupons – A lot of stores in certain regions don’t double coupons, but don’t despair! You can still save a lot of money through other rewards programs, as well as following two other steps to help you to maximize your savings,even if you can’t get coupons doubled.
- Couponing in Canada – Couponing in Canada can be much different than it is in the U.S., so I had one of my Canadian fans write up a post about how to coupon in Canada! Hope you north of the border folks find this helpful!