Sunday, October 4, 2009

Class Starts tomorrow!!

Going forward I am going to be using some "coupon vocabulary" as we progress through the Coupon Institute.  Here is a list of some of the terms that you will soon be familiar with:

  • MQ-Manufacturers Coupon
  • OOP-Out of Pocket Expense
  • Q -Coupon
  • FAR-Free After Rebate
  • CAT-Catalina coupon (Manufacturer coupons that print out from a little machine at the register, triggered by what you buy.)
  • B1G1F, B2G1F-"Buy one get one Free", "Buy two get one Free"
  • TEAR PAD- A pad of refund forms or coupons hanging on a shelf at the store.
  • BLINKIE-A machine that spits out coupons.
  • GC-Gift Card
  • P&G-Proctor and Gamble
  • SS-Smart Source coupon insert
  • PG-Proctor and Gamble coupon insert
  • RP- Red Plum coupon insert
  • Jedi- The cashier you want!
  • Peelies-sticker like coupons found on products.
  • ECB-Extra Care Bucks  from CVS 
  • RR- Register Reward from Walgreens
  • Filler-Cheap items (under $1) used to allow you to have 1:1 Coupon to Item ratio
Thanks to Hip2save for compiling the Coupon Lingo list!