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Tuesday, October 21, 2008 - My First Experience

I used for the first time this past week. This free website service allows you to load e-coupons onto your shopping card. I loaded mine onto my Kroger card, and I wondered the whole time if they would really show up on my receipt. I didn't get to watch the screen during checkout, but I did check my receipt after shopping.

I panicked at first because the e-coupons didn't show up at the bottom of my receipt in the area where the rest of my coupons are listed. But I scanned the rest of the receipt, and they were there. They are automatically applied when the items are scanned. For example, my e-coupon for Chex Mix bars was directly under the price of the bars themselves. You can also pair their coupons with manufacturer's coupons for the same items. So I saved even more.

What I learned was that you can only use the e-coupon for one item. I had purchased two boxes of the Chex bars, but I only got one e-coupon deducted. That's what I learned by using for the first time. But I certainly can't complain about free coupons that I don't even have to clip!

If you haven't tried, I encourage you to give it a try.