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The Best Episodes of Extreme Couponing

There are so many good episodes of Extreme Couponing, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Missy & Amy" the best, or is "Tai and Tarin & Nathan" your favorite episode of Extreme Couponing? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Extreme Couponing are, let's rank every Extreme Couponing episode from best to worst.

Extreme Couponing was an American reality TV series that originally aired on TLC for three seasons, from December 29, 2010 to December 4, 2012. The show followed shoppers as they attempted to save as much as possible through the use of coupons while buying the most groceries. The third season of Extreme Couponing was named for the stand-out shoppers, simply called Extreme Couponing: All-Stars. Two years after season 3 ended, a new version of Extreme Couponing returned, but on Discovery Family, and timed to coincide with Thanksgiving.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Extreme Couponing, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Extreme Couponing episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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  • Missy & Amy
    1

    Missy & Amy

    Season 1 Episode 4: Florida mega-donator Missy plans to make over $50 using coupons. In Missouri, super-frugal Amy will plan to buy over $400 worth of groceries for under $10.
  • Chris & Joni
    2

    Chris & Joni

    Season 2 Episode 12: Extreme donators Chris and Ashley try to get over a thousand dollars' worth of groceries for $0 in a major haul for Feeding America. In Ohio, Joni is back with her "coupontourage" in tow to help her get extra food for their donation.
  • Rebecca & Jessica
    3

    Rebecca & Jessica

    Season 1 Episode 2: St. Louis couponer Rebecca will plan to fit all her food needs for her huge party into her monthly food budget of $50. Idaho super-mom Jessica will attempt to pull off 18 separate transactions to get over $600 worth of groceries.
  • Adrienne & Sarah
    4

    Adrienne & Sarah

    Season 3 Episode 5: Alabama minister and couponer Adrienne spreads her love of couponing to her congregation and tries to convert a skeptical friend into a coupon believer. In New Hampshire, 14 year old couponer Sarah controls all of her family's grocery shopping.
  • Missy & Nicole
    5

    Missy & Nicole

    Season 2 Episode 10: In Florida, returning couponer Missy plans to get 700 toothbrushes and other supplies to donate to a center that helps teen moms. Also in Florida, former marine and single mother Nicole is able to keep daughter in dance lessons because of couponing.
  • J'amie & Tiffany
    6

    J'amie & Tiffany

    Season 1 Episode 1: Maryland based J'aime plans to use her coupons to get nearly $2000 worth of groceries for around her $100 budget. In Texas, Tiffany and her husband must rethink their couponing strategy when she finds out her grocery store couponing policy has changed.
  • Chris & Antoinette
    7

    Chris & Antoinette

    Season 1 Episode 6: Chris tries to get 700 donation items for $0. Single mother Antoinette coupons to take care of her mother and daughter.
  • Amber & Amanda
    8

    Amber & Amanda

    Season 1 Episode 9: Arizona's Amber Flores feeds her family of six on just $50 a week. Meanwhile, in Georgia Amanda tries to impress her grandmother by besting her own couponing haul record.
  • Tai and Tarin & Nathan
    9

    Tai and Tarin & Nathan

    Season 1 Episode 3: Identical twins Tai and Tarin get birthday freebies. Nathan in Kentucky prepares 1,000 military care packages.
  • Heather & Bree
    10

    Heather & Bree

    Season 2 Episode 9: In Florida, expectant mother Heather shops for groceries and baby clothes at Kmart. "Mississippi's Smartest Shopper" Bree who makes her own laundry detergent to save money, tries to beat her budget of $140 for a month's worth of groceries.
  • Pam & Broderick
    11

    Pam & Broderick

    Season 4 Episode 4: Ohio couponer drags her husband to the store to shop for their daughter's graduation party. Broderick is a 15-year old from Kansas who loves the control that couponing gives him over his house, especially his older sisters.
  • Michelle & Tyler
    12

    Michelle & Tyler

    Season 2 Episode 5: Michelle from Missouri is using her coupon savings to build a dream home for her family. In Indiana, 20 year old college student Tyler hopes to pad his wallet and impress his mom with his couponing skills.
  • Judy & Faatima
    13

    Judy & Faatima

    Season 2 Episode 1: In Connecticut, Judy is known as the "Couponator," and uses couponing to help her family and friends. Faatima is couponing in order to move her family out of their dangerous neighborhood in Detroit and wants to take her stockpile with them to Hawaii.
  • Cole & Angelique
    14

    Cole & Angelique

    Season 3 Episode 2: Ohio high school senior Cole clips coupons in classl. In Washington state, pregnant couponer Angelique must restock her shelves before going on bed rest
  • April & Chastity
    15

    April & Chastity

    Season 4 Episode 3: Georgia's April and Chasity are best friends and couponing partners who are saving up for new stockpile storage buildings. But when a romantic lunch turns into a couponing challenge, their husbands' attempt to coupon threatens their savings.
  • Katherine & Joel
    16

    Katherine & Joel

    Season 2 Episode 8: Katherine from New Hampshire has over 400 rolls of paper towels in her stockpile. She will embark on a major haul before taking a six month break from couponing. California's Joel is a 16-year-old who is obsessed with couponing.
  • Amanda & Jess
    17

    Amanda & Jess

    Season 4 Episode 7: In Georgia, Amanda tries to teach her parents to coupon so she can take some time off from shopping. Jess is a shopaholic and coupon addict. Her husband agrees to go shopping with her to make sure that she donates her entire ha
  • Erin & Shavon
    18

    Erin & Shavon

    Season 2 Episode 3: Erin only has $150 to feed 280 wedding guests at her little sister's wedding in upstate New York. In North Carolina, Shavon's grandma left her a treasure trove of coupons with no expiration dates.
  • Desirae & Stephanie
    19

    Desirae & Stephanie

    Season 1 Episode 5: Money-savvy Desirae is so thrifty, she doesn't even pay for newspapers: she gets all of her coupons from public recycling bins. Stephanie teaches her son to coupon before he goes off to college.
  • Amber & Tammilee
    20

    Amber & Tammilee

    Season 1 Episode 7: Seattle mother of four Amber must bring all of her kids shopping when her babysitter is late. Meanwhile, extreme couponer Tammilee from Spokane saves up money to go on multiple vacations with her husband each year.
  • Joni & Angelique
    21

    Joni & Angelique

    Season 1 Episode 11: Ohio's Joni supports her family of nine along with her charities through couponing. She tries to get $3,100 worth of groceries for less than $100. In Washington state, Angelique stays up all night planning for her shopping trip.
  • April & Carla
    22

    April & Carla

    Season 2 Episode 2: April runs her troop of seven kids with military discipline. They shop to feed 200 parishioners and their family for a month for under $100. Carla shops to feed 20 guests at her lake house and faces unexpected competition from her best friend Amanda.
  • Erin & Dominique
    23

    Erin & Dominique

    Season 3 Episode 1: Messy Missouri couponer Erin tries to get a haul worth over $2,000 for free, but her unorganized method may be her downfall. Kentucky college student Dominique and his frat brothers use their stockpile of gelatin for a pool at an epic college party.
  • Jeff & Kelly
    24

    Jeff & Kelly

    Season 3 Episode 3: Jeff comes from a New Jersey dynasty of male couponers and is passing the torch to his son Sam. But first, 8 year old Sam must pull off his first solo couponing trip. Ohio basketball coach Kelly is couponing for her basketball team's post game party.
  • Callie & Kelly
    25

    Callie & Kelly

    Season 2 Episode 6: In Colorado, Callie's family of five lives off of student loans and couponing while her husband attends engineering school. Georgia's Kelly plans a big back-to-school shopping trip, with her best friend Candi, a rookie couponer.