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• Always plan your weekly menu, then make out your shopping list.
• Always cook twice on Sundays – make extra chicken, etc. – to use in tacos, casseroles or salads throughout the week.
• Accumulate more coupons by getting your Sunday newspaper and sharing inserts with family and friends.
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• Bi-Lo will accept Target coupons, and the chain’s FuelPerk’s reward program helps you save on gas.
• BOGO doesn’t mean you must purchase two. Most grocery stores will allow you to buy just one to get the sale price.
• Budget now for the holidays. Begin to think about parties, travel and gifts.
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• Coupons can help you save money, but only use them on items you actually need. Otherwise, you’re not really saving money.
• CVS is a great place to save money. The drugstore chain has a coupon kiosk, allows shoppers to use a CVS coupon with a manufacturer’s coupon and takes expired CVS coupons and Extra Care Bucks up to a year past their expiration date.
• Cheap eats: If you want to go out to eat, look for restaurants with free kids meals. (Check out www.MomsCharlotte.com’s Kids Eat Free listing.)
• Cartwheel is the must-have phone app for all Target shoppers. Find in-store deals on your phone. Pair up your Cartwheel offer with a coupon for more savings.
• Crafts are a special way to share the holidays with family and friends. Begin to think now about projects you want to start and plan out your time to avoid last-minute, all-night sessions with a hot glue gun.
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