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Shopping Trip 12/10! December 11, 2010

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Target

10 Smart Ones dinners $1.80 each

$4/10 Target coupon

$4/10 coupon

Minus Buy 4, Get 1 Free sale

Final Cost: $6.40 for all 10.. just $.64 each!

2 Kraft Philadelphia cream cheese $1.19 each

$.50/2 Target coupon

$1/2 coupon

Final Cost: $.44 each

2 Wheat Thins $2 each

$1/2 Target coupon

$1/1 coupon

Final Cost: $1 each

100 pack blank CD’s $11.99 (down from $23.89) — these were cheaper than a pack of 25!

Total Cost: $22.28

Total Savings: $32.10

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Rite Aid

8 Wet n Wild nail polishes (6 at $.99 each and 2 at $1.99 each)

$5/$10 coupon

Final Cost: $4.92 for all 8, plus got back $3 in +Up rewards making these $1.92 for all 8 polishes!

2 bags Holiday Reeses miniatures 2/$4

2 bags Holiday Hershey kisses 2/$4

Buy 2, Get 1 free coupon

$1/2 Hershey kisses

$1/2 December video values Reeses

$1/2 December video values Hershey

Final Cost: $3 for all 4, plus got back $2 in +Up rewards making these just $.25 per bag!

2 Aquafresh toothpaste 5.6 oz. $3.99 each

Minus Buy one Get one free sale

$1/1 coupon

Final Cost: $3, plus got back $2 in +Up rewards making these just $.50 each!

Total Cost: $11.61

Total Savings: $23.35 and left with $7 in +Up rewards

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Walgreens

1 Oscal 120 count $14.99

2 Nature’s Made prenatal vitamins 3o count $15.99 each (and no I am not thinking about having a baby, I just have low B12)

Minus Buy 1 Get 1 free sale

6 Hallmark 20 count white tissue paper $.99 each

3/$1 in-ad coupon

Final Cost: $2, plus got back a $5 Register Reward making this a $3 moneymaker!

Total Cost: $24.29 (I used a $4, $5 and $2.25 Register Rewards from the last shopping trip)

Total Savings: $31.18

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Shopping Trip 10/30! November 1, 2010

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Rite Aid

First Transaction:

11 bags of fun size candy (Hersheys, Reeses, Kit Kats, Snickers) 2/$5 = $27.50

3 $1/2 coupons = $3

$1.50/3 coupon = $1.50

$.50/1 coupon = $.50

Total Cost: $24.63 (but I used $7.38 off of a Rite Aid gift card I had gotten a while back from another purchase, so I only paid $17.25)

Total Savings: $21.39, and then got back a $10 +Up Reward!

Second Transaction:

1 gallon Milk $3.19

1 Cetaphil cleanser 8 oz. $8.49

$2/1 coupon

Final Cost: $6.49

$10 +Up Reward

Total Cost: $.24

Total Savings: $12.00

Total Spent at Rite Aid: $24.87 minus the $7.38 on the gift card = $17.49

Total Saved at Rite Aid: $33.39

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Walgreens

2 Mentos Gum 15 piece $1.69 each

in-ad coupon made them $.99 each

2 $1/1 coupons

Final Cost: 2 Free!

1 Colgate Sensitive Toothpaste 6 oz. $3.49

$1/1 coupon

Final Cost: $2.49

Total Cost: $2.89

Total Savings: $5.40, and I was left with a $3.50 Register Reward!

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Target

2 Kikkoman soy sauce $1.42 each

BOGO coupon

$1/1 coupon

Total Cost: $.48

Total Savings: $2.42

 

Shopping Trip 10/8-10/11! October 12, 2010

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Yes, it spans 3 days! There were several small trips, and I did not have time to do them all at once.

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Walgreens

First Transaction:

2 Nyquil Sinex $5 each

1 EOS Honeysuckle chapstick $3

Total Cost: $14.01

Savings: $4.47 and got back a $5 RR from the Nyquil and a $3 RR from the EOS.

Second Transaction:

Returned the 2 Nyquil because I forgot to use my coupons! So I got $10.78 back. This makes my savings for the first transaction only $.49.

Third Transaction:

2 Nyquil Sinex $5 each

2 $4/1 coupons = $8

Final Cost: $2, or $1 each

Total Cost: $2.78

Savings: $11.98

Fourth Transaction:

2 Werthers Caramel $2.29 with BOGO sale

$1/2 coupon

Final Cost: $1.29, or $.65 each

2 Brach Autumn Candy 2/$3

Total Cost: $1.70

Savings: $6.29, which includes the $3 RR from the first transaction. I also got a $1 RR from the Brach’s candy.

Fifth Transaction:

1 Schick Hydro 5 Razor $7.99

$4/1 coupon

Final Cost: $3.99

1 Reeses Pumpkin $.29

Total Cost: $3.92

Savings: $7.50, which includes the $1 RR from the fourth transaction. I also got a $4 RR from the razor!

Total Spent at Walgreens: $11.63

Total Saved at Walgreens: $26.26, which includes the $3 and $1 RR. I also was left with a $4 and $5 RR.

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Target

First Transaction:

5 Mott’s Plus Light Apple Juice $1.75 each

Total Cost: $8.83

Savings: $6.45 and I got back a $5 Target gift card!

Second Transaction:

5 Ben and Jerry’s pints $2.75 each

Total Cost: $8.93 because I used my $5 gift card.

Savings: $6.20 and I got back a $5 Target gift card!

Total Spent at Target: $17.76

Total Saved at Target: $12.65 and I still have a $5 gift card left!

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Rite Aid

First Transaction:

5 Kellogg’s Froot Loops 5/$10

2 $1.50/2 coupons

Final Cost: $7, or $1.40 each

Total Cost: $7.20

Savings: $12.45 and I got back a $2 +Up reward!

Second Transaction:

1 Crest 4 oz. $2.69

$1/1 coupon

Final Cost: $1.69

Total Cost: $1.90 because I used the $2 +Up Reward

Savings: $1.10 and I got back a $2.69 +Up Reward!

Third Transaction:

1 Dixie Plates 30 count $2

1 Dixie Plates 24 count $2

Total Cost: $1.62 because I used the $2.69 +Up Reward

Savings: $3.98 and I got back a $1 +Up Reward!

Total Spent at Rite Aid: $10.72

Total Saved at Rite Aid: $17.53 and I still have a $1 +Up Reward left to use!

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CVS

First Transaction:

6 Puffs $1 each

2 $.25/3 coupons = $.50

Final Cost: $5.50, or $.92 each

2 Charmin 16 Big Rolls $10 each

2 $.25/1 coupons = $.50

Final Cost: $19.50

$4/$20 CVS coupon

Total Cost: $22.17 using a $.50 ECB

Savings: $22.02 and I got a $10 ECB back!

Second Transaction:

15 Pepsi Product 2 Liters $1 each

Total Cost: $6.16 after using the $10 ECB.

Savings: $23.35 and I got back a $5 ECB!

Total Spent at CVS: $28.33

Total Saved at CVS: $45.37 with a $5 ECB left!

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Total for the Trip: $68.44

Total Saved for the Trip: $101.81

Total Rewards Left: Was $20, but now it’s $15 (I used the $5 RR on pictures I had developed)

 

Target Shopping Trip 4/3! April 4, 2010

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1 Clean & Clear Face Wash Travel Size $.97

$1/1 coupon, but they adjusted it down to $.97

Final Cost = FREE!

1 Rimmel Extra Length Mascara $2.99

Coupon for a FREE Rimmel Product = $2.99

Final Cost = FREE!

Total: $.31 (for tax)

 

Target Deals 1/10-1/16! January 10, 2010

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Buy 2 Select Kellogg’s Special K items below and get a FREE 10 ct. Kellogg’s Special K fruit crisps!

Special K Bars $2.39 each

Special K Crackers $2.39 each

Deal Scenario:

Buy 1 Special K Bars $2.39

Buy 1 Special K Crackers $2.39

Buy 1 Special K Fruit Crisps (which will be FREE)

Use the $1/2 Kellogg’s coupon from 1/10 Red Plum

Use 3 $1/1 Special K Bars, Crackers, Crisps Target coupons

Final cost = $.78 for all 3!

***And when you buy 5 specially marked packages of Special K products, you can score a FREE $10 Jeans voucher! Get the rebate form here!

Cascadian Farms Granola $2.50

Buy 2 and use the $1/2 Target coupon

Use 2 $1/1 manufacturer coupons from here (create a profile – new email addresses only)

Final cost = $1 each!

Kashi GoLean Crunch Cereal $2.75

Use the $3/2 peelie coupons found on the cereal box

Use 2 $.75/1 Target coupons

Final cost = $.50 each!

PureVia Sweetener 40 pack $2.99

Use the $2/1 coupon from the 1/3 Smart Source

Final cost = $.99!

Select Kashi Frozen Meals $3.00

Use the $1/1 Target coupon

Final cost = $2.00 each

Lean Cuisine Meals $1.89

Use the $1/1 Target coupon

Final cost = $.89 each!

** There is also a $1/3 manufacturer coupon with a Target logo on it located on the Target coupon site. If you stack this manufacturer coupon with 3 of the $1/1 Target coupons, the final cost would be $.56 per meal!

Buy 3 bags of Dunkin Donuts coffee for $6 each and get a $5 Target gift card back!

Use 3 $1/1 coupon from here or from the 12/13 Red Plum

Final cost = $3.33 each!

Sobe Lifewater 10/$10, And if you buy 10 you get a $5 Target gift card back!

Use the $.25/1 coupon from here (limit 2 prints)

Final cost = $.50 each or less depending on how many coupons you use!

Juicy Juice Brain Development $3.19

Use the $1/1 Target coupon

Use the $1/1 manufacturer coupon from here (click on “Save Today”)

Final cost = $1.19!

Electrasol/Finish 20 ct. regular tabs and gelpacs $3.18

Use the $2.50/1 coupoon from the 1/3 Smart Source

Final cost = $.68!

Buy 2 Vaseline lotions $5 each (Men’s Body and Face or Sheer Infusion) and get a $5 Target gift card back!

Use 2 $1/1 coupons from the 12/13 Red Plum

Final cost = $1.50 each!

Tylenol Multi-Symptom Rapid Release Gels $4.99

Use the $2/1 coupon from here

Final cost = $2.99!

GE Reveal 4-pack 60 watt Lightbulbs $2

Use the $1.50/1 coupon from here

Final cost = $.50!

Johnson and Johnson travel size baby shampoo $1.07

Use the $1/1 coupon (IE or Firefox)

Final cost = $.07!

Tide 2x Ultra 1.6 oz. (travel size) $1.07

Use the $1/1 coupon from the 12/27 Proctor and Gamble

Final cost = $.07!

Travel size Hello Kitty 10 ct. or Flexible Bandaid 8 ct. $.97

Use the $1/1 coupon from the 1/3 Red Plum

Final cost = FREE!

Jack Lalanne Pro Stainless Steel Juicer $149.99

Get back a $20 Target gift card

Final cost = $129.99

Baby Einstein DVD’s on sale for $10 each through 1/21/10!

Use the $10/2 peelie coupon found on the DVD’s

Final cost = $5 per DVD!

Johnson and Johnson Soap Buddies Bar $.97!

Use the $1/1 coupon from the 1/3 Red Plum

Final cost = FREE!

Oral-B Cross Action Power Toothbrush Refills 2 ct. $4.04

Use the $3/1 coupon from the 12/27 Proctor and Gamble

Final cost = $1.04!

Reach Floss (select varieties) $1.12

Use the $1/1 coupons from the 8/2 Smart Source, 10/18 and 1/3 Red Plum

Final cost = $.12!

Rolaids 3 pack $1.57

Use the $4/2 coupon from the 10/4 Red Plum

Final cost = 2 for FREE + possible overage!

All small and mighty 2 load trial size bottle $1.00

Use the $1/1 coupon from here

Final cost = FREE!

Rayovac Alkaline Batteries $1.00 (found in the dollar spot at the front of store)

Use the $1/1 coupon from the 11/8 or 12/6 Smart Source

Final cost = FREE!