Washington's Double Coupon Stores
Written by Alex Bach
More than just a fad, double coupons have become a way of life for many strategic shoppers, garnering them enough savings over the months and years to open up new channels in their budgets. This means new money for entertainment, a night out, or maybe even that dream vacation you've been planning.
Yes, But What Are They?
Double coupons are cents-off coupons that double their worth at the register of participating grocery stores, turning coupons for $0.80 into savings of $1.60. And while these deals are great, not every store has a double coupon policy.
Here Are the Stores in Washington That Double Coupons:
Only Safeway, in the the southwest near Vancouver, WA will double coupons
. These Safeways have their own coupon policies
that might differ from Safeway stores in other cities and states.
Safeway will only double manufacturer's coupons up to $0.50 and only up to four per transaction. Safeway has also stopped allowing printed or electronic coupons to be doubled--as have many stores--as there are many counterfeit coupons running around and it can sometimes be hard for a grocery store to verify the coupon's authenticity.
double coupon availabilities are more intermittent. The chain usually only has a few days a month where they open their registers to double coupon discounts. You'll have to check with your store or in the weekly newspapers to see when the doubling is available but most days occur on Sundays.
Albertsons also has some specifics regarding their double coupon policy. For instance, they will only allow up to three coupons to be doubled per every transaction. However, they will double coupons all the way up $1.00.
stores will double but that will vary from store to store. Check with your local Thriftway for their specific policies.
What Can I Do to Save If No Stores Near Me Double Coupons?
While double coupons are certainly a powerful tool for smart shoppers, they are not the only one. Stacking coupons is a technique that many shoppers use in addition to double coupons--or if they don't live near stores that double coupons. Check out our video on stacking
to learn more.
Know of Any Others?
Seattle, Tacoma and other shoppers in the eastern and northern regions of Washington need grocery stores that double coupons, too. If you know of any--local stores or chains--please let us know so we can add them to the list and get those shoppers the savings they deserve.
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