Coupon Glossary

B1G1, BOGO, B1G1F – “Buy 1, Get 1 Free”

$/$$ – Dollars off wyb XX dollars

.50/1 – Fifty cents off one item

.50/3 – Fifty cents off 3 items

DND5 – Coupon says Do Not Double, but the bar code starts with a 5, most computers will still double it

NED – No Expiration Date

Blinkies – Coupon dispensed near product, in the store (usually from a “blinking” red box)

Catalina – Coupon dispensed at the register at the time of purchase (on separate paper)

Peelie – Coupon that you peel off the package

Tear Pad – Pad of refund forms or coupons found hanging from a store shelf or display

FAR – Free After Rebate

IP – Internet Printable (a coupon you print off the internet)

MFR – Manufacturer

MQ – Manufacturer coupon

MIR – Mail in Rebate

OOP – Out Of Pocket

YMMV- Your Mileage May Vary (you may find the item priced differently/it may not work the same way)

PG – Proctor & Gamble Sunday insert coupons

RP – Red Plum Sunday insert coupons

SS – Smartsource Sunday insert coupons

V – Valassis (former name of Red Plum inserts)

FLIP – Food Lion Internet Printable

Regional – Coupon value only distributed to a certain area

UPC – “Universal Product Code”. It is that box of black lines that the checker passes over the scanner at the checkout.

WYB – When You Buy

WSL – While Supply Lasts

SASE – Self Addressed Stamped Envelope

CRT – Cash Register Tape (coupon that prints on your receipt)

ECB – Extra Care Buck (CVS)

ESR – Easy Saver Rebate (Walgreens)

IVC – Instant Value Coupon (Walgreens store coupon, found in Walgreens Easy Saver Catalog and on in store tear pads)

RR – Register Rewards (these are the Catalinas that print out at Walgreens) & SCR- Single Check Rebate (rebate system at Rite Aid)


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