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Upcoming July & August coupon classes

Posted July 10, 2014

Coupon class

 

Whether you are a beginner or have been couponing for years, if you are not saving at least 40% - 50% off your grocery bill, these workshops will give you the tools and techniques you need to get to the next level! Here are the upcoming couponing classes for July and August including a workshop and food drive at WRAL on August 2!

 

July 16, 2014: Class is now full

This free 2-hour class is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and will be held at their retail location in Morrisville (between Cary and Durham).  It focuses on grocery savings and touches on drug store reward programs and meal planning.

Date: Wednesday, July 16

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Blue Cross Blue Shield retail location at Park West Village Shopping Center, 1508 Village Market Place, Morrisville, NC

Registration:  This class is now full and registration is closed.

The phone number to the BCBSNC location is 919-234-6066 if you are already registered but need help with directions.  A handout, pen, door prizes and light snacks will be provided.

 

July 24, 2014 - Free class in Fayetteville!

This free 2-hour class is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and will be held at their retail location in Fayetteville. It focuses on grocery savings and touches on drug store reward programs and meal planning.

Date: Thursday, July 24

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Blue Cross Blue Shield retail location at 400 Westwood Shopping Center, Suite 211,  Fayetteville, NC 28314

Registration: To register for the free class go to  http://www.bcbsnc.com/smartspendingfayetteville and fill out the very short form.

The phone number to the BCBSNC location is 910-868-1928 if you need help with directions, but please register at the link above. Seating is limited so don't wait too long to register. A handout, pen, door prizes and light snacks will be provided.

 

July 26, 2014

Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half Class

Date: Saturday, July 26

Time: 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Cost: $10.00 per person

Location: Williams Grove Baptist Church, 735 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC 27610

Registration: Please contact Talitha at coletalithaj@johndeere.com or 919-357- 3162 (e-mail is the best way to reach Talitha)
 

 
August 2, 2014

Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half Class and Food Drive at the WRAL-TV studio

Date: Saturday, August 2

Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Cost: $10.00 per person and please bring one or more non-perishable items to donate to the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. Everyone who brings a donation will receive an extra door prize entry!

Location: WRAL-TV, 2619 Western Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27606

Registration: Please register online at  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/wral-smart-shopper-workshop-on-aug-2-2014-tickets-12215586147  


Workshop Description:

Discover how to cut your grocery bills in half using the techniques that have saved our family thousands of dollars a year! You will learn to use coupons and many other effective skills to ensure you never pay full price for groceries again!

The class will show you how to:

* Buy free and almost free products your family already uses

* Effectively use coupons for items you already buy

* Understand store coupon policies for local grocery and drug stores

* Understand best prices for meat, fruits, vegetables, dairy, whole grains and more and how to find those low prices

* Locate coupons for the items you use

* Organize your coupons most effectively

* Decipher the drug store reward programs

* Develop an easy to follow weekly meal plan your whole family will love

Class includes course handout, freebies, door prizes and lots of fun! Most participants EASILY save the cost of the workshop and more during their first grocery trip using these techniques. This workshop will change the way you shop and teach you to save more than you ever imagined!

 

If your organization or group is interested in hosting a couponing and money saving workshop or lunch and learn class, please contact me at saving@smartspendingresources.com for information.

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  • couponbec777 Jul 15, 2014

    Just FYI, I registered early and receive an email notice today that my registration got bumped from Wed to Thurs in Morrisville b/c the Wed free class is full. Unfortunately I can't make it Thursday. Oh Poo!!