LWolfT's frugal journal/musings

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LWolfT
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Re: LWolfT's frugal journal/musings

Post by LWolfT » Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:48 am

Been putting my couponing skills to good use these days, though not necessarily for groceries.

Someone apparently has signed us up for the "repair of the month club." Last month, it was my car axle leaking grease; this month it was the broken garage door opener. So did a bit of hunting.
Found a online coupon from the garage for $30 off any service $300 and above.
Found a $30 off a service call coupon from the garage door folks (kept that from one of the monthly mailers).
And the car needed an oil change, so found a coupon for that and saved $20.
So at least that's $$ that didn't go out the door. Hoping for a no-repair month in August.

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Re: LWolfT's frugal journal/musings

Post by Dgflorida » Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:34 am

Wow. Great job on the coupons.

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Re: LWolfT's frugal journal/musings

Post by Jackielou » Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:43 am

LWolfT wrote:
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:48 am
Been putting my couponing skills to good use these days, though not necessarily for groceries.

Someone apparently has signed us up for the "repair of the month club." Last month, it was my car axle leaking grease; this month it was the broken garage door opener. So did a bit of hunting.
Found a online coupon from the garage for $30 off any service $300 and above.
Found a $30 off a service call coupon from the garage door folks (kept that from one of the monthly mailers).
And the car needed an oil change, so found a coupon for that and saved $20.
So at least that's $$ that didn't go out the door. Hoping for a no-repair month in August.
I am always amazed at what a bit of searching will uncover. Great job of saving with coupons.

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Re: LWolfT's frugal journal/musings

Post by LWolfT » Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:28 am

Thanks!
I always go through those coupon mailers ... most of it is useless, but I do grab the coupons from any service companies we use.

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