June 27, 2011
Free event at The Bee Wednesday featuring 'Extreme Couponing' maven

Ever wondered how extreme couponers can buy hundreds of dollars worth of groceries for what the rest of spend during a quick run to the supermarket?

You can find out Wednesday, when Jennifer Freeman, who was featured on TLC's "Extreme Couponing" will be featured during a free event hosted by The Sacramento Bee.

The one-hour sessions will be held at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at The Bee, 2100 Q Street, and are open to the public. Participants must sign up through The Bee's BeeBuzzPoints program to attend. Click here to register. Freeman also will be featured on Fox40 at 7:20 a.m. Wednesday.

Freeman, a Las Vegas mother of two who home schools her twins, saves as much as 90 percent off her grocery bill using newspaper coupons, websites and in-store deals. Freeman was featured on the series finale of the TLC show on June 15.

Have you ever tried extreme couponing? How much did you save? Do you find this kind of shopping intriguing or unappealing? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.

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