Couponing Lingo Couponing/Refunding has its own lingo. Use this guide to help you understand the lingo.
by Penny Holder
$1.00/1 - $1.00 off one product
$1.00/2 - $1.00 off of two products
AR - After Rebate
B1G1F or BOGO - Buy One Get One Free
Blinkies - Coupons that are located by products where you can pull them out.
BTFE - Box Tops For Education - These are on General Mills products. Cut them out and save them because schools can earn .10 for each one.
Catalina's - Coupon that prints out of a machine like the ones at Kroger. They are good only for the store that it prints out at.
ESB - Easy Saver Book from Walgreens
ESC - Easy Saver coupon that is in the Easy Saver book
FAR - Free After Rebate
IP - Internet printable coupon
IVC - Instant Value Coupon
MFR - manufacturer
MQ - manufacturer coupon
MIR - Mail in Rebate
OOP - Out Of Pocket
OYNO - On Your Next Order
P&G - Proctor & Gamble Sunday supplement coupons
Peelies - These are coupons that you can peel off of a package or box. RP - red plum coupon insert from Sunday newspaper
RR - Register Rewards (these are the catalinas that print out at Walgreens)
SS - Smartsource coupon insert from Sunday newspaper
Stacking - the art of "stacking" your coupons in a certain order so that they will ring up how you want them to
Tear Pad - A pad of refund forms or coupons found hanging from a store shelf or display
UPC - Universal Product bar code
V - Valassis (same as red plum) coupon insert
WYB - When You Buy