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    SavingStar has been around for a couple of years now, and it keeps getting better. It’s an eCoupon site that lets you save money by attaching digital coupons to your store loyalty card, and the list of participating stores includes CVS, Ralphs/Kroger, Stater Bros., and many more.

    SavingStar frequently has high-value offers, like these current ones:

    There are also frequent offers for items that coupons aren’t commonly available for, including 10% back when you buy any Elmer’s foam board and 3% back when you buy Elmer’s glue.

    Once you purchase an item that qualifies for an offer loaded to your card, your SavingStar account will automatically be credited and you’ll receive an email when that happens. Some stores issue credits faster than others, and take anywhere from one week to one month (for locals, Ralphs is quite slow). You can cash out your SavingStar account by transferring the funds to Paypal or your bank account, donating to AmericanForests.org, or my favorite, via Amazon gift certificate.

    One note about SavingStar and paper coupons: Their FAQ states that “SavingStar eCoupons will work whether or not you combine them with other services’ coupons, but they are not intended to be used this way,” and that “[u]sing coupons from other services in combination with a SavingStar “One or Many” deal is not a problem.”

    Right now, SavingStar is hosting a sweepstakes to give away a $200 Sephora gift card. Simply login to the Rafflecopter widget at the bottom of this post to enter and vote for which SavingStar eCoupon is your favorite.
    You can receive extra entries for following SavingStar on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest, and for tweeting about the contest. And be sure to join SavingStar to maximize your shopping savings!

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