In a climate of high gas prices and a struggling economy, everyone is looking for a way to stretch their money. But more counterfeit coupons are showing up on the Internet. Here are some tips on spotting a fake.
A Few Tips:
Never pay money for a coupon.
Print coupons only from a brand's Web site or other reputable sites. Here are a few to try (see below):
Look for special software to download that can ensure bar codes are printed correctly.
To check if a coupon you want to use is counterfeit, visit the Coupon Information Corporation's Web site.