Last Friday's episode of ABC's Wife Swap featured women at opposite extremes of budgeting: One believed that a husband should get a second job in order to fund her own spending (and tanning) habits. The other spent an hour using coupons at the grocery store in order to save money.
As usual, the program participants were portrayed as extremist weirdos, but the couponing couple, George and Denise McIntyre of Gaines Township, Michigan, had some useful habits. Among them:
But they also go too far. Among their mistakes: