Couponing 101

Couponing Lingo



Do you know the Coupon Lingo or Do you find yourself asking Say What???
Don’t worry GFSandHD has you covered 🙂


→ Coupon Inserts Abbreviations:

Dates are found on spine of insert

SS = SmartSource

RP = Red Plum

PG = Procter and Gamble

GM = General Mills

→ Abbreviations of  Terms Used

B1G1 or BOGO = Buy One, Get One Free

B2G1  Buy Two, Get One Free

E X or X = Expires On

MIR = Mail In Rebate

DND = Do Not Double

Catalina = A coupon that prints after your purchase

OOP = Out of Pocket

GC = Gift Card

WYB = When you buy

MC = Manufacturer Coupon

SC = Store Coupon

MM = Money Maker

$x.xx/x = $x.xx off of number of items

Blinkie or Tear Pad – Coupon from a small blinkie machine or pad

UPC – Universal Product Code printed on product / bar codes that can be scanned

→ Store Lingo

ECB = Extra Care Bucks – CVS Money

RR = Register Reward – Walgreens Money

IVC = Instant Value Coupon – Found in Walgreens EasySaver Booklet