Monthly Archives: December 2011

Extreme Couponing show on TLC Show Based Off of one my Shopping trips!

I just finished reading an article on NY Times, where Matt Sharp from Sharp Entertainment indicated that the show was based off of clip I did with Kris Van Cleave from WJLA in Washington, DC. Check out the article: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/27/arts/television/extreme-couponing-all-stars-and-extreme-cheapskates-on-tlc.html?ref=brianstelter

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Extreme Couponing started because of one of my TV shows…read on

The show’s formation follows the recent timeline of the economy. After the financial collapse in 2008, as American households cut back on spending in the recession, a few television stations and newspapers ran features about fanatical coupon cutters. Some were professionals, like Susan Samtur, who had been writing books and articles about couponing for decades and whose pointers were suddenly back in vogue.

“Her weekly grocery bill you’ll have to see to believe,” said Kris Van Cleave of WJLA, a Washington-area TV station, when he interviewed Ms. Samtur in April 2009. With her coupons and rebates filed by category, she saved $144.11 on a trip with Mr. Van Cleave, paying just $9.43 for a week’s worth of groceries.

CNN picked up the WJLA report, and Mr. Sharp sent the video to a colleague at his production company, Sharp Entertainment. “There’s a show here,” Mr. Sharp wrote in an e-mail. “Something in EXTREME CHEAPLIVING.” Continue reading

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Langer’s Juice, Great Refunds and Free Gifts

Langer’s Juice has been offering refunds for years. I particularly like to the variety; it offers something for everyone. Take the Dream Works Megamind Video Game for Wii, FREE with 10 Langer labels. Perhaps you’d like a FREE Raggs Book … Continue reading

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Walgreen’s Rewards

walgreen rewards on proctor & gamble items Continue reading

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Fast Fixins Rewards Program

Fast Fixin Website for various promotions Continue reading

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