November 13, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
Box tops aren’t just from cereal anymore. They can be clipped from Kleenex and broccoli and soup and milk. They can even be found on underwear packaging.
Best of all, box tops mean free money for schools. Continue Reading
August 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
If brand-name prescription medicines cost you as little as generic pills, which would you choose? A few drugmakers are betting Americans will stick with the name they know. They’ve begun offering U.S. patients coupons to reduce copayments on brand-name medicines and compete with new generic versions of the drugs. Continue Reading
April 17, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
A star is born? Earlier this year the Echo Press was tipped off to a local woman who went to extreme lengths to procure coupons.
Well, she’s back. Lynne Dahlheimer of Alexandria, “The Coupon Lady,” will be instructing a class on how to survive as a coupon enthusiast. Continue Reading
February 16, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
If you saw a $5-off coupon on the ground would you pick it up?
In today’s economy, few people can afford to pass up the opportunity to save money, but many do when they throw away their coupons.
When Lynne Dahlheimer of Alexandria retired five years ago, she set out on a mission to supplement her household income by amping up her coupon clipping.
In the first year of her retirement she kept a log of her savings $18,000 was her total by year’s end. Continue Reading
September 2, 2011 in INFORUM
Anyone who’s ever perused coupon inserts in the weekly newspaper knows that there are coupons for everything from baking products to snacks to serve-at-once meals. Continue Reading
August 6, 2010 in INFORUM
The more you buy, the more you save.
Sometimes. Continue Reading