*B2G1 – Buy two get one free
*Blinkie – A small box that dispenses coupons in a store placed near the product
*CAT or Catalina – Coupon that prints at the register after your purchase is complete.
*CRT – Cash Register Tape
*CVS – Drug Store with their own rewards/coupon saving system.
*DND – Do Not Double
*Double Coupon – A coupon that a grocery store doubles in value depending on policy.
*ECB – Extra Care Bucks coinside with Extra Care Card at CVS
*FLIP – Food Lion Internet Printable
*HIPS – Harvey’s Internet Printable Coupons released weekly and posted on our website.
*Insert – Coupons in Sunday Newspaper Smart Source (SS), Proctor & Gamble (PG), and Red Plum. (RP)
*IP or Printable – Internet printed coupon
*IVC – Instant Value Coupon – (Walgreens and CVS)
*MIR – Mail In Rebate
*MM – Money Maker
*MQ or Manny Q – Manufacturer Coupon
*OOP – Out of Pocket
*OOS – Out of Stock
*Overage – This applies when the cost of an item is less than the coupon value.
*OYNO – On your next order
*PG or P&G – Proctor and Gamble Sunday Insert Booklet.
*Peelie – A coupon in the form of a sticker that has to be peeled off to redeem.
*RC – Rain Check is a piece of paper that guarantees the sale price of an out of stock item.
*Rebate – Mail in offer by a manufacturer or store that issues a refund based on predetermined criteria
*RP – Red Plum Insert booklet in the Sunday Newspaper
*RR – Register Reward printed at the end of a transaction at Walgreen’s in the form of a Catalina
*SCR – Single Check Rebate issued in the form of one check at Rite Aid for various rebate offers.
*SS – Smart Source booklet, blinkie, or printable coupon issued through News Marketing America.
*WAGS – Walgreens
*Wine tag / Ring tag / Hangtag – A coupon hanging from the neck of a product
*WYB – When You Buy
*YMMV – Your Mileage May Vary
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