Using coupons is great, but you need to make sure they are organized. That way, you can find the coupon when you need it. The most popular way to do this is by using a coupon binder. But, that is not the only method of organizing your coupons.
There is nothing worse than getting home to see that you forgot to use that coupon! UGH! When you organize your coupons, it does not mean they are alphabetized. Instead, it just means they have order so that you can find them when you need them.
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Although I am going to give some practical guidance in the ins and outs of coupon organization below, honestly there are many ways to organize these little slips of paper. In fact, not only are there lots of methods but there are some die-hard advocates of each method who swear it’s the best and only workable system.
The truth is that many organizational system will work, but which method will work best for you really depends on your goals for couponing, and your personality.
Therefore, this challenge also helps you think about these issues, so you can choose a manageable system for organizing and maintaining coupons that you can stick with. After all, what good are coupons if you can’t find them and use them before they expire?
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The number one reason why some people fail at couponing is because they fail to plan. If you have a strategy behind your money-saving goals, couponing will quickly become a way to destress yourself — especially financially. Here are five easy steps to help you set up your coupon binder and keep it organized.
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