February 29, 2012 08:01 ET

Savings Nation: Launches Thirty-Day Tour of Money-Saving Workshops in Cities Across the Nation

Real People, Teaching Real People That There Is No Such Thing as Small Change

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 29, 2012) - There is no such thing as small change. Ask the family that saved enough money for a well-earned vacation, the dad that bought his son a baseball bat for his first game, or the mom that is able to send her daughter to college. believes that consumers can have the things that they want, by saving money on the things that they need.

Today has announced that it is hosting Savings Nation, a series of workshops designed to empower consumers to maximize savings on weekly grocery bills. Delivered by members of the DealPro network, Savings Nation workshops will provide simple, helpful ways to save up to 70% on groceries by using simple and smart spending strategies.

The month-long Savings Nation tour will teach thousands of participants how to develop a weekly meal plan, and then find and organize grocery coupons to meet their budgets. will also facilitate a community forum for each of the Savings Nation workshops that will extend the sharing and support network to an online community after the class.

"At, we are committed to changing our members' lives one dollar at a time," said Loren Bendele, CEO of "Groceries are an area of the family budget where there is a lot of opportunity to save, and with the cost of groceries continuing to skyrocket we really wanted to help. It's not just about the tools Savings Nation provides, it's the support, inspiration and real-life stories of success from the community that will make the difference."

Tour dates have officially been announced for the Spring 2012 Savings Nation workshops. Visit for more details on specific times and locations.

  • March 22, 2012 - Atlanta, GA
  • March 30, 2012 - San Antonio, TX
  • April 12, 2012 - Orlando, FL
  • April 18, 2012 - Cincinnati, OH
  • April 21, 2012 - Los Angeles, CA
  • April 21, 2012 - Los Angeles, CA (in Spanish)

ABOUT SAVINGS.COM gives you the best deals on everything you want. Tell us what stores and categories you like, where you live, and will deliver the best deals for you, handpicked by expert DealPros®.

In addition to providing personalized recommendations, has one of the most in-depth databases of coupons. Shoppers can access thousands of exclusive offers from the biggest retailer names along with 400,000+ deals aggregated from online and national retailers, local businesses, daily deal sites and grocery brands. More than 5 million shoppers turn to each month as the trusted resource to find the best deals and to interact with the site's popular personal finance blog and vital community of online coupon experts, the DealPros. was recently ranked as one of the fastest growing privately held companies in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine, is a winner of top awards from advertiser partners including 2011 Innovative Publisher of the Year from LinkShare, and 2010 Advertiser's Choice Award for Top Publisher from Commission Junction.

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