Best FTM Shopping Trips of 2014


  2014 was certainly a huge year for savings! We had so many stock up deals across the aisle this year.  I hope 2014 has been a year of savings, big or small for your families. After narrowing it down, I choose Kandi at Giant as the best shopping trip of the year. I choose […]

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Joe’s Giant Gas Deals: Tuna & Dixie Plates Moneymaker

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If you are heading to Giant this week, here is a scenario when you buy 7 items and earn 400 gas points.  While you could get the Tuna for the biggest money maker, Joe decided to take advantage and stock up on paper plates – something we rarely see free! This is a great way […]

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You Are Never to Old or Young to Coupon

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This has to be the CUTEST couponer ever! Meet Andy aka Pop Pop – who is 84 years young! He’s armed and ready to save with his scissors!   Way to save Pop Pop! P.S. I hear Pop Pop is looking for a new girlfriend!  Tweet

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Joe’s Giant Gas Deal: Moneymaker Shopping Trip


If you are heading to Giant this week, here is a scenario when you buy 6 items and earn 800 gas points. Check out Joe’s scenario below. Purchase: (6) Better Than Dog Treats $14.00 Coupons Used: (4) $1.00/1 Better Than Dog Treats Coupon (need multiple computers) (2) $1.00/1 Better Than Dog Treats Coupon Pay $8.00 + […]

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Featured Couponer: Emma


Today’s featured couponer is Emma. Emma doesn’t exactly use coupons, she steals them out of her Mom’s purse and eats them. Emma is lucky she is cute. Thanks Kristin for letting us share Emma! Tweet

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FTM Deals Group Saves!


Check out some of the deals the FTM Deals Group have been sharing this week! Join us over in the FTM Deals Facebook Group! Tweet

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Amanda’s Rite Aid Shopping Trip

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If you are heading to Rite Aid this week, here is a scenario for 14 items for $1.27.   Check out Amanda’s scenario. This scenario included the 20 % Wellness Discount. Note: Neutrogena Products are on sale buy one, get one 50% off. Purchase (2) Schick Disposable Razors $18.38 (3) Edge Shaving Gel $8.37 (2) […]

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Reader Trip – Amanda’s Free Rite Aid Shopping Trip

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Check out Amanda’s Rite Aid Trip!   She is a gold member, so here prices include the 20% discount and she used existing UPR’s to pick this up for free! Great job Amanda Purchased (7) Simplify Bathroom Tissue $5.60 (2) Utz Chips $1.58 (2) Rite Aid Gusset Candy $7.98 (3) St Joseph Aspirin 200ct $25.17 […]

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Shanta’s Shoprite Dollar Days Shopping Trip


Check out Shanta’s Shoprite Dollar Days shopping trip.   Shanta used her existing  catalina’s to pick this up for free after coupons, Savingstar & Catalina’s Purchased (4) Pompeian Wine vinegars @ $1.67 each (2) Loreal Kids Shampoo @ $1.99 each (1) Dial Nutriskin Lotion @ $1.49 each (3) Green Giant Vegetables @ $1.67 each (4) Betty […]

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Holiday Deal Reminder & My Tree Is Decorated!


It has been a long weekend. This is the weekend that we decorate our Christmas tree each year. It is the “official” beginning of the holiday season for the Shaffer family. It is also the weekend I spend countless hours in front of the computer finding deals.While I love finding all these deals and sharing, […]

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Kohls: Pay It Forward Shop

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I will be doing a complete post in the near future – but I wanted to share my experience shopping for a family in need with Kohls. Kohls sent me a $250 Gift Card to shop for a family in need this holiday season. Their is a local family’s story who broke my heart.  Laura […]

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Abbey’s CVS Shopping Trip

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Abbey was kind enough to share her trip to CVS with us. She rolled her previous week’s ECB for a better deal. Here’s what she did 1st Transaction: (4) Skippy Chunky Peanut Butter $3.49ea Pepperidge Farm Hearty White Bread $3.99 Dermasilk Skin Perfect $29.99 use (2) $1/2 Skippy Peanut Butter, exp. 12/9/12 (RP 11/11/12) $10.00/1 Dermasilk […]

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Hurricane Sandy Relief – Where to Donate & Add Your Location


I have received so many emails asking about help for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. I wanted to share a few places I am aware of and hope that you will do the same. FTM is based in the Pennsylvania, and many in PA, NJ and NY have been affected by this hurricane.  I can’t […]

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Join FTM Deals Group: Trade Coupons & More


If you haven’t joined the FTM Deals Group on Facebook – be sure to head over and check it out.  This gives you an opportunity to share deals, ask questions directly and trade coupons.  The group is fairly new, but very active. We look forward to seeing you there!  The group is private, so anything […]

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Reader’s Shopping Trips & Tips

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Did you head out to the Halloween Bash at CVS?  Kelly and her children headed out and they all received goody bags.   The goodie bags included a $5.00 CVS Hershey Coupon.  She paid just $5.77 for her entire trip! This is Shae’s very FIRST coupon shopping trip to Giant! She did the General Mills Cereal […]

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