1. I can’t believe you paid full price for that! I had a coupon that would’ve saved you 25 cents!
2. I’m taking my coupons with me on vacation.
Okay, okay…maybe I haven’t actually brought my coupon binder with me on vacation (that baby is probably over the luggage weight limit!), but I’ve thought about it! Instead, here’s how I’ve kept the savings going even on holiday:
3. I’ve got to run by CVS and scan my card! It’s only the 5th time this week, but what if I get a coupon for a free candy bar?
There’s just something glorious about getting free stuff with coupons—it’s addicting at times…just like chocolate! Take advantage of your drugstore’s rewards programs:
4. Excuse me, sir! Would you stop stocking that shelf and go look in the back for some Glade air fresheners? I heard you had a deal going on that I just have to have!
I’ve been so excited about scoring certain deals that yes, I have thought about saying this. Minus the “stop stocking that shelf” part, you should most definitely speak to store employees—nicely, of course. Store employees are experts, and the information they share with you could mean bigger savings! Here are some questions to ask: