Stories by Carol Gunter

Articles from the Carol Gunter section archive

Thursday, July 25, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Ways to save on Disney trip

Although our vacation to Disney was last-minute, I did learn a few things about how to save money there that I'd like to share with you.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, July 18, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Deals at the dollar store

Dollar Tree is one of my favorite places to find supplies. Did you know the store also takes coupons?
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, July 11, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Are coupons doomed? It's hard to say

I have urged readers that understanding how the couponing system works and following it is extremely important to keep that system working. Unfortunately, I was only one of a few voices out there ...
By Carol Gunter

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Coupon Lady: Here's what you need to start couponing

If you are new to my column, you might not know that I offer coupon classes when my schedule allows.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, June 27, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Look for deals on meat for July 4

Summer is here, and if you're planning Independence Day parties or other summer fun, hot dogs, hamburgers, ground beef, ribs and steaks are on sale this month.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, June 20, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Military families can find deals at commissaries

Many service members are feeling the effects of federal budget cuts and are looking for ways to make their money stretch.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, June 13, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Inexpensive summer fun for kids

Now that the kids are home every day for summer, I try to find inexpensive, fun things to do.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, June 6, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Counterfeit coupon scheme

Phoenix police have broken up a counterfeit coupon scheme that has cost manufacturers millions of dollars.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, May 30, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Early summer deals

Now that school is over, summer deals arrive in stores.
By Carol Gunter

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Learn how to speed through couponing checkout line

Even though I’ve been couponing for a while now, one of the biggest discomforts I still face is holding up a checkout line, especially when a store is busy. So, here are a few tips to keep you ...
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, May 16, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Preserving food

Buy fruits and vegetables when the are in season can help save money. Preserving the foods means you can enjoy them for months to come.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, May 9, 2013

The Coupon Lady: When food shopping at a flea market, it's buyer beware

I love a good bargain, but there are some lines I won't cross -- I never buy groceries at a flea market.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, May 2, 2013

The Coupon Lady: What's new in coupons

The biggest news in the past week is the hacking of daily deal site Living Social.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, April 25, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Plant swap and Sale, May deals

If your yard could use a change, check out the Plant Swap and Sale at Pendleton King Park.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The Coupon Lady: What to do with your tax refund

I was surprised to find that I am getting a tax refund this year. If you are, too, there are thrifty ways you can put that money to use.
By Carol Gunter

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Couponing is about being smart

If you are visiting our area for the tournament, welcome to Augusta! My name is Carol and I am a couponer.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, April 4, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Save money when traveling

Headling out of town for Masters Week? Don't let the trip empty your wallet.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, March 28, 2013

The Coupon Lady: What's on sale in April

With spring finally here, winter clearance sales and coupons for cleaning products should be easy to find.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, March 21, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Bad employee training often costs couponers

Over the past few weeks, I have been made aware that a few CRSA stores are limiting or refusing to accept internet coupons.
By Carol Gunter

Thursday, March 14, 2013

The Coupon Lady: Publix now offers digital coupons

Publix's online coupons are available for redemption instantly so they will be ready when you check out, even if you load them while shopping.
By Carol Gunter
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