Thursday, May 22, 2008

coupon clipping

According to an article in today's Wall Street Journal (p. D2), the U.S. Department of Agriculture forecasts that food prices "...would rise between 4.5% and 5.5% this year, adding about $350 to a typical household's expenses." Clipping coupons might be one strategy for coping with rising grocery bills. Near the end of the article there is a nice table comparing online coupon sites.

"The Best Sites for Coupon Clipping"
The Wall Street Journal

As the price of food keeps going up, it's getting harder for my family to justify the extra cost of buying organic and brand-name products over generic ones. So we tested some Web-based services that promise easy access to discount coupons.
» Full Story in The Wall Street Journal

As a bonus, here is a link to a related blog post, "Save on Groceries and Eating Out" at Great Prices Here (May 17th).

Be blessed!
RB

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