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Advanced Couponing

This class is for couponers who want to take their couponing to the next level and learn how to shop specific stores in our area. Save 50-75% or more off every grocery bill when you learn to navigate Omaha and Council Bluffs area store promotions, like double coupons, mega sales, price matching and in-ad coupons. Discover how to save big by stocking up on loss leaders, taking advantage of Catalina deals, using store coupons and submitting rebates. Class will include resources for store promotions, rebate deals, coupon match-ups, Smart Phone coupon apps and where to find high value coupons. Class is taught by Nichole McDonald of momsavesmoney.net! Fee $19

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FAMLI 99*04 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 10/13/2016 6:00-8:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3361

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Budgeting 101

Do you want to learn how to create a budget that actually works? This is a basic budgeting class that will help you set up a plan for your money and get you on track with spending. There are ideas to increase income and decrease spending, as well as simple resources you can use to plan a budget. The instructor, Nicole McDonald, of www.momsavesmoney.net was trained by the US Navy as a financial counselor for service members and shares her knowledge of basic budgeting with you! Fee $19

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FAMLI 99*02 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 09/29/2016 6:00-8:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3361

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Couponing

Join us for a class all about coupons and finding the best deals for beginners and experienced coupon users. Some topics that will be discussed include: how to shop for FREE using coupons, getting organized, maximizing savings at the grocery store, figuring out the drug store game and scoring lots of freebies, coupon anatomy and common coupon abbreviations, stacking coupons, price matching and double coupon events, as well as where to find the best coupons! Class taught by Nichole McDonald of momsavesmoney.net! Fee $19

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FAMLI 99*03 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 10/06/2016 6:00-8:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3361

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Freebie Frenzy

Learn how to easily score absolutely FREE food, gift cards, new products, clothes, electronics, books, toys and much more! No gimmicks, no scams..100% legitimate freebies. Also, you will learn what 'free offers' to avoid. You will be shocked when you see all that the instructor, Nicole McDonald, has earned for FREE (iPad, Wii, Flip cameras, a Kindle Fire, $500 gift card, books, Amazon gift cards and more) with very little effort and how easily you can do it too! Fee $19

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FAMLI 99*01 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 09/15/2016 6:00-8:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3361

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Frugal Fun for Kids

Kids are expensive, but fun with them doesn't have to be! Discover fun new low-cost or free places and activities in the Omaha/ Council Bluffs area to experience with kids. Turn everyday household items into fun and exciting toys. Find great resources for fun games and educational activities. Geared for parents and caregivers with children under age eight. Everyone who attends will make a fun new toy to keep and have lots of ideas for frugal fun with your kids. Material fee is included in the price. Fee $25

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FAMLI 99*05 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 10/20/2016 6:00-8:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3361

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Successful Meal Planning

Learn how to construct a meal plan that is best for your family and tastes great. Discover how to use recipes you already cook, add some new recipes and make a plan for at least one week of meals. Minimize food waste by learning how to preserve your fresh produce and food and spend less time in the kitchen with Nicole's time saving cooking tips. Also, learn how to use store sales and seasonal specials to save time and money. Fee $19

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FAMLI 99*06 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 11/10/2016 6:00-8:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3361

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