QUICK LINKS:

Back-to-school shopping tips from an extreme couponer

Updated: 08/19/2013 5:39 PM
Created: 08/19/2013 7:08 AM WHEC.com

Parents -- you don't have to break the bank when shopping for school supplies. In many cases, you won't have to spend any money at all.

Have you heard of extreme couponing? We spent time with an Irondequoit mother of three who is a couponing queen. Pam runs the blog, Extreme Couponing Mommy. She says it doesn't take an expert to walk away with free items but it does take patience and a bit of time.

She recommends before you do any shopping to check a store’s website first because many do the work for you -- offering easy to find online coupons that you can print out at home before you go.

Click here to see Pam's blog.

Press play on the video player to see more of Pam’s tips



Rochester

Scattered Clouds
59°
82° | 59°
  • Feels like: 59° F
  • Wind: SW 6mph
  • Humidity: 83%
  • Sun Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm
    82° | 65°
  • Mon Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms.
    71° | 62°
  • Tue Occasional showers possible
    71° | 58°
  • Wed Times of sun and clouds
    75° | 56°