Saturday, January 28, 2012

Beginning to coupon

Learning little steps toward saving money can be daunting in the beginning. Coupon clipping and using can be especially confusing. Many people wonder where to get coupons and when to use coupons. Thankfully, there are many websites that offer help. A particularly great website for starters is It gives lists of deals and coupons in some western states. It also gives links to bargains on clothing, food and other household commodities. This website even offers a coupon tutorial on the basics of clipping and using coupons. The tutorial gives easy-to-follow ideas and takes about 10 minutes to read.

Banana Bread

Part of pinching pennies is knowing when to use items which would normally be thrown away. For example, don’t throw out your browning bananas. They make delicious contributions to smoothies or banana bread. If you don't have time to make a loaf of bread or a smoothie immediately, put the bananas in the freezer. They will be ready for use any time you need them. Check out an easy recipe for banana bread on the recipe page.