Couponing for the Extremely Normal: Rain Checks

Welcome to Couponing for the Extremely Normal! Have you watched the new TLC series “Extreme Couponing“? If so, you must realize how extreme these couponers can be.  Here at Madame Deals, we prefer to teach our readers how to coupon realistically. This week’s reader tip is RAIN CHECKS!  If the store you are shopping at [...]

Couponing for the Extremely Normal: Employee Perks

Welcome to Couponing for the Extremely Normal! Have you watched the new TLC series “Extreme Couponing“? If so, you must realize how extreme these couponers can be. Here at Madame Deals, we believe in saving by using coupons but not to the extreme extent which the TLC series portrays.  We prefer to take a realistic [...]

Extreme Couponing: TLC Used to Stand for The Learning Channel

TLC’s show Extreme Couponing has generated controversy since the first episode.  The Charlotte Observer recently ran this article “When Coupon Clipping Goes Wild.”  It’s focus is on Lowe’s Foods debut on ‘Extreme Couponing’ and their regret in doing so. One good thing which has come out of the show is an increased interest in saving [...]

Extreme Couponing: Hype vs. Reality

  Here’s a reminder to all our readers that the newest episode of Extreme Couponing airs on TLC at 9:30pm this evening. Tonight’s episode focuses on identical twins Tai and Tarin’s birthday freebies and Nathan in Kentucky preparing 1,000 military care packages. Before watching tonight’s show, we suggest reading Rasha of A Full Cup’s article [...]