Month: February 2018

Shopping Based on Special Offers and Coupons

How people shop has a profound effect on the amount of money they spend on any given shopping trip. It does not matter if the trip is to get food, cleaning supplies, or household items. Those who just enter a store and start placing things in the cart will spend much more money than those who plan and make a list. The difference can be staggering.

Clipping coupons and traveling all over town to take advantage of special offers can be a bit excessive at times as well. Traveling to the other side of town to save a dime on tuna fish hardly seems worth the time and gas. There is a way to plan ahead, take advantage of specials, and not be obsessed over the process. Yes, there are people on television who can purchase six-hundred dollars of groceries for eighty-two dollars, but that level of success is a …