or letting go of a good deal will help you survive in a shoppers world. Saving 10 cents on yogurt isnt going to be worth 3 gallons of gas. If you go to the store, and what you want it out of stock, or they have a substitute, you need to know your coupons, and know how to get what you need even when your best option is gone. His face scrunches up, his mouth twitches downward, and he gets a small sort of shudder before he crawls off to do something manly, like play a video game. Improvising, this is one of those little known coupon traits, but it takes you from basic couponing, to being a true couponer. Like any job, not everyone is the best candidate, but if some of these, or most of these traits, match you, maybe you have what it takes to make it in the couponing world.
And even if you find out you really arent that into couponing, dont worry. If you get irritated easily it is hard to sit and flip through your 20 coupon inserts for that last cereal coupon you missed. Time Management/ Organization, learning to coupon, and have a life as well, can be a large challenge. We are proud of the students, both past and present, who have made Coyote Advertising and Coyote Radio what they are today. Learning how to think on your feet beyond just the printed ad can help you get some of the best deals. You have to spend so much time finding coupons, cutting them up, organizing, and sorting through them. While the rewards can be wonderful, not everyone has what it takes to be a couponer. In my couponing experiment, I have slowly started to pick up on some of the couponer traits. This page is a small fraction of the success csusb students have had in the working world. You have to be able to improvise with couponing. These little moments remind me that clipping coupons isnt always fun and games, it is a commitment you have to choose to take the time and invest.