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|Posted: Mon Jul 03, 2006 1:51 pm Post subject: Abbreviations! Here's what they mean... EX. SS-
|BAR CODE or UPC - (usually found on the sides or bottom of an item/it has a series of numbers & a bar code on it)
Blinkie - these are coupons that are found in-store. Smartsource dispenses these in the store aisles & are found in the red blinking box in front of various products.
BOGO or B1G1 or B1G1F - Buy one get one free
Catalina - this a coupon that is dispensed at the register along with your store receipt. You get it after certain purchases, usually has a red border & blinks.
C/O - cents off coupon
Code - Refunds that require only a UPC# written on a CRT
Coufund - for coupons that need some proof of purchase such as UPC's attached before youi can use them in them store. This is a very rare type of coupon.
Cpn or Qpn - Coupon
CRT - Cash register tape reciept
DCRT- Dated cash register tape reciept
DCRTC - Dated cash register tape reciept with the price circled
DND - Do Not Double (the coupon is not supposed to be doubled)
Double coupon - coupon that a grocery store doubles in value - ex.: .50˘ coupons will be $1.00 off when doubled.
FAR - Free after rebate
Free Item Coupon or Freebie c/o - A coupon that allows you to get the product completely free
FSI or SS or Insert Coupon - Free Standing inserts. These are the actual term to the coupons you get in your Sunday newspaper
HBA - Health and beauty items
HT or HgT - Hang tag found hanging on a product that is a coupon, refunds or other
HTH - Hope to help
IS - In-Store (these are coupons,forms,etc. that are found in-store)
ISO - In search of
LTD - Limited (limited amount,limited area,etc.)
MFG or MFR - Manufacturer
MIR - Mail in rebate
Money + - Premiums that require money in addition to a proof of purchase
NA or N/A - in most cases this means not available or not authorized. However,if you find this in the Sunday Paper Coupons Listing,it means that it was a coupon found elsewhere(not in the Sunday paper)
NAZ - Name, address, zip code
NAZP - Name, address, zip code, phone #
NB - National Brand -aka- Name brand
NBQ - National Brand Qualifier -aka- Name brand Qualifier
NED - No expiration date
Nfp - refund form found in a newspaper
NT WT - net weight
OAS - a coupon that is good on one purchase & is good on any size
OSI - Good on a single item
OVERAGE - If a store allows a coupon to be used that is more than the value of an item,this is the amount you'll get back on top of the item being free.
P or PRINTABLE - A coupon or form that can be printed off from the website
PEELIE - A coupon that is found on package that peels off
POP - proof of purchase
PP - purchase price
PPHF - Paypal handling fee
Q or Qualifier - The POP required for a refund offer that is physically taken from that package
RAOK - Random act of kindness
RA - RiteAid store (ex. (7-31-09) RA means this coupon was found at RiteAid)
SASE - Self addressed & self stamped envelope
SF - Store form
SMP - specially marked packages
SS - Sunday supplement coupons (these are coupons,forms,etc. that are found in the Sunday Paper)
Super doubles – coupons that are doubled $1 + in value (ex.: a $1 coupon = $2, etc)
SWEEPS - sweepstakes
TP or Tear pad - A pad of refund forms found hanging from a store shelf or display
TIA - Thanks in advance
TMF - Try Me Free
TRU - ToysRus store example (7-31-09) TRU means this coupon was found at ToysRus
Triple coupon – a coupon that a grocery store triples in value (ex.: a .25˘ coupon = .75˘ etc)
Triples - a store is offering triple coupons; meaning that a .30˘ coupon will be .90˘ off during triple couponing days at that particular store.
TY or t/y - Thank You
UPC - Universal Product Code (usually found on the sides or bottom of an item/it has a series of numbers & a bar code on it)
V - Vlassic (the glossy coupons that are found in the Sunday Paper)
WG - Walgreen's store (ex. (7-31-09) WG means this coupon was found at Walgreens)
WT or WINETAG - These are usually very good coupons that hang around the bottles of wine at grocery stores. Only certain states have them,but alot of times they are good in other states as well though. No wine purchase is required on many of these,so alot of times,they are similar to a freebie c/o because of their great value.
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