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Upcoming coupon classes including Oxford class on 9/14

Posted September 3, 2014 11:58 a.m. EDT
Updated September 5, 2014 7:37 a.m. EDT

Coupon class


Are you interested in taking your coupon savings to the next level? Here is a list of upcoming coupon classes including one on September 14 in Oxford!

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!

September 14, 2014

Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half Class in Oxford, NC

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: $10.00 per person

Location: Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1171 NC Hwy 158,
Oxford, NC 27565

Registration: Please contact Jackie at jmbaird7@gmail.com to


September 24, 2014

Couponing 101 class at the Central Carolina Small Business
EXPO in Sanford

Time: 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Cost: Admission to the Expo is FREE with a donation of 2
food items to benefit a local outreach agency

Location: Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, 1801 Nash Street,
Sanford, NC 27330

This 45 minute class is a solid introduction to couponing. I will
mainly be covering the basics of couponing and store coupon
policies. I will very briefly discuss drug store promotions and
meal planning.


November 1, 2014

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

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

Registration details will be available in mid-September.


November 8, 2014

Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half Class

Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Cost: FREE!

Location: Wayne County Public Library, 1001 East Ash
Street, Goldsboro, NC 27530

Registration details will be available in late September.


November 15

Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half Class

Time: 10:00 am- 1:00 pm

Cost: $10 per person

Location: Rawls Baptist Church, 10665 Hwy. 401 North,
Fuquay Varina, NC 27526

Registration: Please contact Cathy Collins at
catco@earthlink.net to register.


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

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, please contact me at saving@smartspendingresources.com for more information.