Couponing Lingo

B1G1/BOGO: Buy 1, Get 1 Free

BOGO 50%: Buy 1 Get 1 50% off

CAT: Catalina

CDB: Coupon Database

CRT: Cash Register Tape Coupon

CS: Customer Service

DND: Do Not Double

ECB: Extra Care Bucks from CVS

ETS: Excludes trial/travel size

EXP: Expires

HBA: Health and Beauty Aids

HTH: Hope that helps

IP: Internet printed coupon

ISO: In Search Of…

MANI: Manufacturer

MB2: Must buy 2

MFG/MFR: Manufacturer coupon

MIR: Mail-in Rebate

MM: Money Maker

MQ: Manufacturer’s Coupon

NLA: No Longer Available

OOP: Out Of Pocket

OOS: Out Of Stock

OYNO: On Your Next Order

PG: Procter & Gamble Insert

PP: Price Plus from ShopRite

PSA: Prices Start At

Q: Coupon

R: Regional

RC: Rain Check

RP: RedPlum Insert

RR: Register Rewards (Walgreens)

RMN: RetailMeNot Everyday

SCO: Self Check Out

SS: SmartSource Insert

SYWR: Rewards Program at Sears/Kmart

UPC: Universal Product Code

WAGS: Walgreens

WYB: When You Buy

YMMV: Your Mileage May Vary (when talking about your particular store as compared to another store) $1/2: $1 off 2 items


Catalina: Coupons that print out at the register after your sale is complete. It is a separate machine that is just for printing out coupons or dollars off your next order

Blinkie: Red SmartSource machines found in most stores

Peelie: Coupons that peel off packages

Rolling: Using rewards earned in one transaction to pay for another transaction

Stacking: Use of Manufacturer AND Store Coupons on the same item

Tearpad: Coupon pads located in stores to promote products.


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