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And yet has blocked the coupon craze is taking off among younger urban professionals.
An expensive neighborhoods no kidding our next guest admits he's an extreme coupon clipper any save thousands of dollars doing it.
Joining me now Edward Daniels and DJ and an actor who just landed a role in a Netflix series house of cards congrats -- -- Okay here's what I don't understand that you're like 32.
I knew I -- still little old ladies pushing tertiary -- -- you know offering the -- lines at the register what's going on here mr.
Sure sure thank you -- for having me I aides started you finding back in the fall -- to save money and I started watching one of the popular coupon -- shares.
And was curious as to how these people were savings with money and I guess making these deals happen.
And basically I started to follow -- -- techniques and researched it on my soon.
And have been doing ever -- -- death thousands of dollars on groceries and everyday items and personal care items and such now.
I have to say as some neighbors think you're courting -- taking it too far or is it -- -- a real benefit your live.
It's going to be a benefit had evidence you are not been -- become a border at all I buy only what I'm gonna use and anything that I get for free that's -- for free I'm donating to shelters and you local food bank.
-- -- living in Washington DC -- we live in a bubble of a very expensive.
Real estate and very expensive.
You know cost of living here so for me there's been a great way to save money in just.
Too -- to find a way to you know save money improve cash flow and -- ought to do what I want my money and other aspects of my life from us.
I can't tell -- I think everybody is looking for ways to do what you just said is yes got to control your spending.
Even master of it instead of being you know forced by the grocery stores in the retailers and everybody else to pony up the -- you want to take control of it.
And running yourself tell me what are your strategies your best strategies for doing.
Yes sure bombed I always thought everyone on the first thing is you stockpile coupons for so I get these any paper and also get extra copies of this any paper so old they are about they are -- -- be trash in my building so I just get extra copies of -- any paper.
Every week so I have a library at my coupon binder here -- think -- can see -- so -- -- all of the current the coupons organized in a -- basically three ring binder.
Everything's right here.
-- -- -- keeping up with seals the circular is I'm from the retail stores every week.
And you basically match the coupons with the sales -- also stack coupons up a store -- the coupon.
You can -- coupons on top of that and also there's little store cards that many of us neglect to.
To grab or to use those store discount or are rewards cards those you can also stacked with coupons the -- -- -- at least three times less the amount of the retail price of Bob vitamin store.
And quickly what categories do you say -- most and do you think.
Sure -- I think I lately it's been groceries.
The with the -- going on around the area for the summer groceries have been amazing.
-- had a week where I probably spent.
Or obscene about 500 dollars and my grocery bill like he probably ten or fifteen dollars for a five dollar bill that -- wow so yeah it's it's been awesome and and personal care items I have tons about body wash your -- creators.
Also dividend care products.
Which are being donated to a women's shelter and also -- -- -- might might know women in my family so.
That's fantastic Edward thank you so much for coming on tonight for a great story and it's.
I love you hear about people who are taking control of their life.
And making -- decisions themselves on on spending and saving money thank you so much or think you -- think you are I would.
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