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Upcoming coupon swaps

Posted September 6, 2011
Updated September 13, 2011

There are a number of blog members who swap coupons every month and here is the official place to post your swap details each week!

 If you are attending a coupon swap for the first time, here are some swap basics:

  • Bring your coupons already cut out in an envelope.
  • You don't need to sort them by product type unless you really want to
  • The group usually site in a circle and passes around the envelopes to the person to the right. Take the coupons you want out and put the rest back in to pass on to the next person.
  • Once you get your envelope back, you know you have been through all the coupons.
  • In really large groups, usually folks sit in groups of 5 to 8 people to swap

If you are hosting a swap and wish to include the information here, please post the following details:

  • Date of swap
  • Time of swap
  • Location of swap including address
  • Host contact info to RSVP or ask questions. An e-mail address is fine - I don't suggest including your phone number on a public board. You may want to create a new free e-mail just for swapping from somewhere like Yahoo or Gmail.

Here are the swaps that are currently scheduled. I have been to a few swaps with Nancy's coupon swap group and had a great time with some fabulous ladies! I will also be at the Sept 13th swap in the 40/42 area as well.

40/42 Area Swap (between Clayton and Garner off I-40 at Exit 312)

Date: Tuesday September 13, 2011

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Location: Bojangles at Hwy 42 & 40 interchange, Bojangles 5497 Nc Highway 42 W, Garner - (919) 773-9116

Fuquay-Varina Swap

Date: Tuesday September 13, 2011

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: Wendy's on Main Street in Fuquay-Varina

Knightdale Coupon Swap Date: September 13, 2011 Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm Location: Krispy Creme at the Target Shopping Center

Southeast Regional Library Swaps: September 14th at 1 pm and Saturday, September 17th at 3 pm. For more information, call 662-2258. The address of the library is 908 7th Avenue, Garner, NC 27529.

North Raleigh Swap: Saturday September 24th at 3 pm. Moes at Triangle Towne Center

 

 

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  • smallone0320 Sep 13, 2011

    Nancy- Tonight's a no go- The dog had some unexpected surgery yesterday and I can't risk leaving him b/c of his stitches and upset tummy :(
    Have fun and I'll hope to make the next one!

  • finesse187 Sep 13, 2011

    Nancy...I can't wait for the coupon swap in Fuquay tonight and I'm Super Excited that my Hubby will be attending!!

  • computer trainer Sep 13, 2011

    Folks, don't forget the one in Knightdale tonight. And we are meeting at Krispy Kreme. Think I can convince myself that they are SUPPER??? Oh, anyone have a KK coupon???

    Hope to see many of you there!

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Sep 13, 2011

    There is definitely not a limit on how many coupons you can share! I have a huge envelope of coupons from Linda to share as well! See you later this morning.

  • rayne0524 Sep 8, 2011

    I am looking forward to my first ever coupon swap. I am planning on the 40/42 location.

    I was wondering if there is a limit to how many coupons we can bring? I have a large manila envelope, & will be getting more coupons this weekend.

  • laidy2008 Sep 6, 2011

    Thank you so much totalcaos!!! I hope to meet you then!!

  • Nancy Sep 6, 2011

    for anyone wanted a coupon swap to start up at a particular time/area, please feel free to use the Triangle Area Coupon Swap yahoo group site and post away looking for people interested!

    This past week we saw another group pull together in Cary for a new swap (check the calendar on the left side of the screen which shows dates/times/locations for all the swaps scheduled)!

    Here is the website addy:

    http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/TriangleAreaCouponSwap/

  • karencandlelight Sep 6, 2011

    Will there ever be a night time swap at Bojangles,I have a day time job in Raleigh and cannot make the daytime swap....

  • t0tAlChA0s Sep 6, 2011

    laidy2008- If you are coming down Hwy 40...it's exit #312.

  • t0tAlChA0s Sep 6, 2011

    laidy2008 - Here is the address for the coupon swap at 40/42.

    Bojangles
    5497 Nc Highway 42 W, Garner - (919) 773-9116

    Hope to see you there. We always have fun!

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