Coupon Lingo

Sunday inserts:

SS = SmartSource Sunday insert

RP = RedPlum Sunday insert

P&G = Procter & Gamble Sunday insert

GM = General Mills

Abbreviations/Lingo for Couponing:

$1/1, $1/2: One dollar off one item, one dollar off two items, etc.

2/$1, 3/$2: Two items for one dollar, three items for two dollars, etc.

B1G1 or BOGO: Buy one item get one item free.

B2G1: Buy two items get one item free, etc.

Q: Coupon

GC: Gift card

DND: Do not double

Ea.: Each

MIR: Mail-in rebate

Stacking: Using both a manufacturer’s coupon and a store coupon on one item

OYNO: On your next order

WYB: When you buy

Exp.: Expires

ETS: Excludes trial size

Catalina: Catalina coupon, prints from a separate machine when your receipt prints… can be a Manufacturer or Store Only coupon.

RRs: Register Rewards, Walgreens’ Catalina coupons

+UP Reward: Rite Aid reward program

IVC: Instant Value Coupon, Walgreens’ store coupons found in ads and monthly booklet

SCR: Single Check Rebate, Rite Aid monthly rebates program

ECBs: ExtraCare Bucks, CVS loyalty rewards system

CRT: Cash register tape, usually used when referring to CVS coupons that print with receipt

Beep: Sometimes the register will beep when a coupon is scanned to indicate that the cashier need to take an action, like entering a price.

Blinkies: Grocery/drugstore coupon dispensers with blinking lights.

PSA: Prices starting at.

R: Regional coupon, will be listed after insert date as applicable.

UPC: Universal product code, bar code.

Peelie: Peel-off coupon found on product packaging.

Tearpad: Pad of coupons attached to a display, shelf, or refrigerator door.



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