Tired of clipping, printing and organizing piles of coupons each week? Then, start downloading coupons to your grocery card or cell phone instead. It's the paper-free, hassle-free approach to couponing, and it's really catching on.
How to Download Coupons to Your Grocery Card
Sign up at one of the many eCoupon websites; register your grocery store loyalty card(s); then, log in each week before you shop to choose which coupons you want to add to your card. When the cashier scans your store card at checkout, your coupons will automatically be deducted from the total due.
Where to Go for Coupons:
Shortcuts- Coupons can be used at 27 major grocery chains.
Zavers- Currently works with 11 grocery chains. Includes both manufacturer and store coupons.
SavingStar- Reedemable at over 24,000 grocery stores and drug stores. New coupons are usually added each Thursday.
Cellfire- Works at more than 3,500 grocery stores.
How to Download Coupons to Your Cell Phone
Sign up with several of the cell phone coupon sites; and start having coupons sent to your phone. Some require you to pick which coupons you want, others automatically send you the latest coupons each week.
Where to Go for Coupons
Zavers- Enter m.zavers.com into your phone's browser to add coupons to your store card while you're on the go.
Target- Go to target.com/mobile to sign up for mobile coupons, and a new batch of coupons will be sent to your phone each month, including a single barcode that you can scan for all of them.
Cellfire- Get the Cellfire app, and load even more coupons to your store card on the go. It also allows you to load non-grocery coupons directly to your phone.
Ibotta - Download the Ibotta app; buy eligible items; snap a picture of them; and get money in your account. Lots of high-value offers.