What is a digital coupon? Well, it just happens to be one of the easiest and most hassle-free ways to save money when shopping!
If you know me at all, you probably know by now that I am all about budgeting and saving money wherever possible. One of my favorite ways of doing this is by using coupons. I have an entire arsenal of tricks on how to get them and how to use them.
I am all for couponing, and why wouldn’t I be? I mean, it’s a way for the stores to give you some of your money back while still providing you with the same value for the money!
Anyway, before I get too excited, you are here to learn about digital coupons, so let’s get into it, starting with the basics.
What Is a Digital Coupon?
Also known as an e-coupon, a digital coupon is very much like the traditional paper coupon, except they are online or digital. They even have the same features, including promo codes or barcodes, which are either entered or scanned at the pay point for you to save money.
Like traditional coupons, digital coupons can provide you with all kinds of discounts, from getting some money off your total cost to free items and even buy one get one free deals.
In many cases, digital coupons can be printed out for you if you are shopping in the store. However, in most cases, it’s simply easier to just present your phone to the cashier when checking out or clipping those digital coupons in an app.
If you are shopping online, you can just enter the digital coupon code when you are ready to checkout.
How Do You Get Digital Coupons?
Digital coupons are not only easy to use; they are even easier to get. Here are some of my top tips on how to get and take full advantage of digital coupons.
Use Store Apps or Websites
This is one of the easiest ways to find digital coupons online. Simply log into the store’s website or download its app. Some stores have their own digital coupons on the app and website, while others, like Dollar General, offer both in-store digital coupons and…