4 Tips for Using Coupons & Freebies to Travel for Less

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this article4 Tips for Using Coupons & Freebies to Travel for Less

What are your summer vacation plans? Due to tight schedules and even tighter budgets, I want to give you a few tips on how to make the best vacation no matter what you are working with. Thanks to some awesome budgeting and "shopping around" on things that we needed, we were able to stay gone longer and have fun while doing it- 100% Guilt Free!!

Reduce Email Inbox Clutter with Dealspotr Notifications

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleReduce Email Inbox Clutter with Dealspotr Notifications

New email notifications system on Dealspotr. Get the latest coupons from your favorite brands, without subscribing to their email newsletters. You can now follow brands and receive selective email notifications for new (or just Hot) deals on Dealspotr.

Why Do So Many Coupon Sites Post Expired Promo Codes?

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleWhy Do So Many Coupon Sites Post Expired Promo Codes?

We all know the drill. You're shopping online, and during checkout you see the almighty "promo code" box, wielding the power to slash 30% off your purchase... *if* you can find a working promo code. Thus begins the infamous, often frustrating, process of hunting for a coupon code.

Introducing Your Own, Unique Personal Feed on Dealspotr

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleIntroducing Your Own, Unique Personal Feed on Dealspotr

Your personal feed on Dealspotr is like your Facebook news feed, but specialized for finding the best deals, everyday. Your feed is updated in real-time with the latest and hottest deals from everything you follow on Dealspotr, from people to brands to interests. Check it out!

12 Characteristics of Successful Social Coupon Marketing Campaigns in 2016

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this article12 Characteristics of Successful Social Coupon Marketing Campaigns in 2016

Did you know that some of today's fastest-growing digital brands are using coupons and offers as a core part of their growth marketing strategies? Are you missing out on a huge opportunity to propel your business to growth? At Dealspotr, we work with thousands of brands that run all types of coupon marketing campaigns, and we've seen what works and what falls flat. From our experience, here are the essential ingredients of the most successful coupon marketing campaigns.

Coupon Industry & Usage Statistics for 2015, 2016

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleCoupon Industry & Usage Statistics for 2015, 2016

Over 500 data-sourced statistics for 2016 covering coupon usage, attitudes and behaviors around coupons and digital offers, demographics and coupon usage, coupon usage by industry, mobile coupons, in-store and geo-location based coupons and offers, and beacon technology.

Spot Deals and Earn Points

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleSpot Deals and Earn Points

How to earn points by voting and curating the deals on Dealspotr. Cast your votes each day using your daily spots and help surface the best deals every day.

7 Signs That You've Become an Obsessive Couponer (And It's Time to Take a Break!)

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this article7 Signs That You've Become an Obsessive Couponer (And It's Time to Take a Break!)

I've been using coupons for years. I really stepped up my coupon using game though when my first daughter was born and I resigned from my teaching job to be home with her. I made it a goal (and even a competitive game at times) to see how much money I could save each week from using coupons. That's great! Well, it's great until it becomes out of control and then it's not worth it for you or your family. See if you can resonate with any of these below - and if so, maybe it's time to take a break from using coupons for a bit.

Couponing in College: Money-Saving Tips from College Couponers

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleCouponing in College: Money-Saving Tips from College Couponers

College is a uniquely exciting time in our lives, albeit one we need to get through on a minimal budget! We at Dealspotr are well aware of the positive impact couponing can have on the average consumer's budget, but we were surprised by how little the average college student seems to know about couponing and the impact it can have on their budgets and their lives. So we asked coupon-savvy college students to share their wisdom as it pertains to couponing in college as a part of our Couponing in College Scholarship Contest - and we received some amazing submissions.

5 Low-Cost Organizing Hacks for the Home

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this article5 Low-Cost Organizing Hacks for the Home

There are all sorts of ways to keep our frugal lifestyles in check - including in the area of organizing. Here are 5 organizational hacks I use at my house, that are not only great ideas, but also very affordable!

Savings Strategies for Meijer

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleSavings Strategies for Meijer

Meijer has been my grocery store of choice for over two decades, since it first arrived in my town. I began shopping there as a single woman, and continued as the mom of little children, and still now as those children leave the nest. Over the years, my strategies for saving at Meijer have changed. Meijer used to match coupons up to $1, which was wonderful. But as times have changed, so have ways to save. Here are my current best practices for saving at Meijer.

Welcome to the 2Cents Blog on Dealspotr!

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this articleWelcome to the 2Cents Blog on Dealspotr!

We've been making huge strides in making Dealspotr the best social community for finding and sharing deals. Today, we're taking another step towards that goal with the launch of the 2Cents Blog. This blog is not just another blog, but will be a collaborative effort with our community, specifically our Pro Bloggers, who will be contributing great content to this site.

5 Ways to Modernize Your Coupon Marketing Strategy

@dealspotr@dealspotrpublished this article5 Ways to Modernize Your Coupon Marketing Strategy

Is your coupon marketing strategy stuck in early 2000's thinking? Couponing is an old term, but its use has advanced by leaps and bounds in today's complex social media and mobile-driven e-commerce world. Learn from what some of the most successful brands are doing to drive growth through smart, modern couponing strategies in 2016.