By James Hibberd
April 07, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT

TLC’s Extreme Couponing got off to a strong start Wednesday night, opening with an average of 2.3 million viewers across two episodes. That’s an improvement upon the show’s original special which nabbed 2.1 million viewers back in December and won the show a series order. In fact, the second episode of the show peaked as the night’s top-rated show in adults 19-49 (1.3 rating).

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