"A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned".
An index page was formed by inserting a white sheet of paper into a sheet protector with a list of categories.
Trading Card Pages
Using trading card pages for coupon storage works great!
You can see the coupon and expiration dates.
Each week, when I add my new coupons, I pull out the expired coupons. This keeps the book up to date.
In the back of the notebook, I've added a page with 3 columns...
Coupon savings (month)
(here I write the store name and what I purchaced...ie..food, clothing, gas etc.)
(the dollar amount saved)
Each month I make a new page.
I also save all receipts and file them alphabetically under the store name.
This has been very handy when you have to return an item.Another tip that I do regularly, in addition to using my coupons, is to buy items on sale.
My total savings since I started this system in the middle of October 2009, is...