Getting Started | Couponing 101 - The Beginners Guide to Couponing

Welcome to Grocery Alerts Canada!

From Coupon Virgin to Coupon Queen or King, here are the basic steps to get you started and saving up to 50% or more on your groceries. First timers need not feel overwhelmed, we will provide you with the tools you need to learn how to stack, save and be on your way to a better more conscious grocery shopper.

There is no doubt you will make some common mistakes, believe me I’ve made them too but you have to start somewhere and this guide will show you how.

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If you’re totally new to the world of coupons and saving money on groceries, then your best place to start would be with a free Youtube video for Extreme Couponing Canada Edition. At the top of every page, we showcase the top grocery deals across Canada. Click on the Grocery Flyer Deals in the red navigation bar and then click on the flyer you would like to see all the deals for.

6 Must reads to get you saving up to 50% or more off your groceries every time you shop:

Where To Find Coupons In Canada

How to Organize your Coupons

Guide to Coupon Stacking

Canadian Coupon Terminology

Free Canadian Coupon Policies eBook

Canadian Extreme Couponing Matchups


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