Sunday, July 28, 2013

Shopping Trip - 7/28/2013


CVS

Transaction #1:

  • (3) Zyrtec 24hr 10mg tablets 30ct, $18.99ea - Spend $50, get $20 ECB
    • Used (3) $5/1 Zyrtec 25ct+ MFG Coupons (on product)
      • Final Price: $13.99ea or $7.32ea after ECB
Total Before Coupons/ECB: $56.97 (+tax)
I used $17.50 in ECB
Total OOP: $24.47 (+tax) & I got back $20 ECB to use on the next transaction


Transaction #2:
  • (5) Dove Shampoos, $3.00ea - Spend $15, get $5 ECB
    • Used (2) $1/1 Dove Shampoo, Conditioner or Styler MFG Coupons (limit of 2 per person)
    • & (1) $2.50/$12 Shampoo or Conditioner Purchase CVS Coupon (from last week)
      • Final Price: $2.10ea or $1.10ea after ECB
  • (1) Colgate Total Mouthwash 33.8oz, $7.99ea - Spend $10 on Colgate, get $5 ECB
    • Used (1) $2/1 Colgate Total Mouthwash MFG Coupon
    • & added $2 coupon to my SavingStar account online
      • Final Price: $5.99ea or $3.99ea after SavingStar
  • (1) Colgate Total Toothpaste 4oz, $3.99ea - Spend $10 on Colgate, get $5 ECB
    • Used (1) $1/1 Colgate Total Toothpaste MFG Coupon (7/28)
      • Final Price: $2.99ea
  • (1) Schick Hydro Silk 4ct Razor Cartridges, $9.49ea - Buy 1, get $4 ECB
    • Used (1) $4/1 Schick Hydro Silk Razor or Cartridges MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $5.49ea or $1.49ea after ECB ($0.37/cartridge!)
  • (2) Hellmann's Mayo, $3.00ea - Spend $10 on select Unilever food items, get $3 ECB
    • Used (2) $0.50/1 Hellman's Mayo MFG Coupons (7/28)
      • Final Price: $2.50ea
  • (2) Lipton Tea Bags 100ct, $3.00ea - Spend $10 on select Unilever food items, get $3 ECB
    • Used (1) $1/2 Lipton Tea Products MFG Coupon (from mailer)
      • Final Price: $2.50ea
  • (1) Starbucks Iced Coffee, $1.50ea - Buy 1, get $1.50 ECB (not pictured, I was thirsty!)
    • Used (1) $1/1 Starbucks Iced Coffee MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $0.50ea or $1.00 Moneymaker after ECB
Total Before Coupons/ECB: $49.97 (+tax)
I used $27.50 in ECB
Total OOP: $7.97 (+tax)
I got back $21 in ECB to use on a later purchase & I will get back $2 in SavingStar!



WALMART

  • (1) Lance Xtra Fulls Crackers, $2.78ea
    • Used (1) $2.78/1 Lance Xtra Fulls Crackers MFG Coupon
    • & I will submit for the $0.50 Ibotta credit
      • Final Price: $0.50 Moneymaker!
Total OOP: $0.00 & I will get $0.50 back in my Ibotta account!


Total of trip before coupons/savings: $109.72 (+tax)
Total OOP: $29.94 (+tax) with SavingStar and Ibotta credits included

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Two Great Trips to Target - 7/23/13

TARGET - 7/23/13
  • (12) Wilton Writers, $0.28ea
  • (7) Pillsbury Cake Mixes, $0.16ea
  • (10) Pillsbury Frostings, $0.15ea
  • (4) Justice League Sprinkle Packages, $0.39ea
  • (3) Justice League Edible Toppers, $0.19ea
  • (2) Jelly Belly Snow Cone Cups, $0.34ea
  • (1) Jelly Belly Snow Cone Flavoring, $0.29ea
  • (1) Watering Can, $0.59ea
  • (1) Playtex Gentle Glide Tampons 40ct, $6.99ea
    • Used (1) $3/1 Playtex Gentle Glide Tampons MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $1/1 Playtex Tampons 36-50ct Target Coupon
    • & 5% off Cartwheel Offer
      • Final Price: $2.69ea
  • (1) Kleenex ToGo 8pk, $2.29ea
    • Used (1) $1/1 Kleenex Multipack Target Coupon
    • & 5% off Cartwheel Offer
      • Final Price: $1.22ea
  • (1) Schick Hydro Silk Razor Bonus Pack (3 Cartridges), $9.49ea
    • Used (1) $4/1 Schick Hydro Silk Razor MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $4/1 Schick Hydro Silk Razor Target Coupon
    • & 10% off Cartwheel Offer
        • Final Price: $0.94ea
Total BEFORE CLEARANCE/COUPONS: $119.09 w/ tax
Total OOP: $14.96 w/ tax


TARGET 7/22/13

  • (2) Notebooks, $0.99ea
  • (2) Reynold's Wrap Foil 85 SQ FT, $3.99ea
    • Used (2) $0.75/1 Reynold's Wrap Foil MFG Coupons
    • & (1) $1/2 Hefty or Reynold's Wrap Target Coupon
    • & $0.50 Ibotta Offer
      • Final Price: $2.24ea
  • (1) Bigelow Plantation Mint Tea, $2.19ea
    • Used (1) $0.55/1 MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $1.64ea
  • (1) Sara Lee Bread, $2.49ea
    • Used (1) $1/1 Sara Lee Bread MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $1/1 Any Bread Target Mobile Coupon
      • Final Price: $0.49ea
  • (1) Kleenex 6pk, $6.29ea
    • Used (1) $0.50/3 Single Kleenex or Bundle Pack MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $1/1 Kleenex Multipack Target Coupon
    • & 5% off Cartwheel Offer
      • Final Price: $4.27ea or $0.71 a box
  • (1) Up & Up Printer Paper (not pictured), $3.50
    • Used (1) $1/$3 Up & Up purchase Target Mobile Coupon
    • & 15% off Cartwheel Offer
      • Final Price: $2.12ea
  • (4) Degree Deodorants, $1.97ea - Buy 4, Get a $5 GC
    • Used (1) $0.75/1 Dove or Degree Target Coupon
    • & (1) $1/1 Degree MFG Coupon (mailer)
      • Final Price: $1.53ea or $0.28ea after GC
Total Before Discounts/Coupons: $32.31
I used a $5 GC
Total OOP: $16.11 & I got back a $5 GC

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Shopping Trip - 7/21/13


TARGET

  • (1) Cascade Platinum Pacs 14ct, $3.99ea
    • Used (1) $0.50/1 Cascade MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $0.75/1 Any Dishwashing Item Target Coupon
      • Final Price: $2.74ea
  • (4) Degree Deodorant, $1.97ea - Buy 4, get a $5 GC
    • Used (1) $1/1 Degree Deodorant MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $1.72ea or $0.47ea after GC
Used (1) $5 GC
Total OOP: $4.62 (+tax) & I got back a $5 GC



CVS
  • (1) Just the Basics Single Roll Paper Towels, $0.79ea
    • Used (1) $0.79/1 Just the Basics Single Roll Paper Towels CVS Coupon (from machine)
      • Final Price: FREE
  • (3) Colgate Total Toothpaste 4oz, $3.99ea - Spend $10 on Colgate, Get $5 ECB
    • Used (1) $2/2 Colgate Toothpaste MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $0.75/1 Colgate Toothpaste MFG Coupon (on aisle)
      • Final Price: $3.07ea or $1.41ea after ECB
  • (2) U by Kotex Tampons 18ct, $3.99ea
    • Used (1) $3/$7 U by Kotex purchase CVS Coupon
    • & (1) $1/1 U by Kotex Product MFG Coupon
    • & (1) $0.50/1 U by Kotex Product MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $1.74ea
  • (4) Gillette Fusion Shave Gel, $5.49ea - Spend $30 on Gillette, Get $10 ECB
    • Used (2) B1G1 Free Gillette Fusion Shave Gel MFG Coupons (up to $4.99)
      • Final Price: $2.99ea
  • (2) Venus Razors 1ct, $6.99ea - Spend $30 on Gillette, Get $10 ECB
    • Used (2) $5/1 Venus Razor MFG Coupons
      • Final Price: $1.99ea
Total Before Coupons/ECB: $56.68 (+tax)
Used $15 in ECB
Total OOP: $13.66 (+tax)



WALGREENS

Transaction #1
  • (3) Ozarka Spring Water 24pk, $3.49ea - Buy 1, Get $1 RR
      • Final Price: $3.49ea or $2.49ea after RR
Total OOP: $10.47 & I got back $3 in RR

Transaction #2
  • (2) St. Ives Blemish Control Apricot Scrub with 25% More, $2.84ea - Buy 2, Get 2,000 Points
    • Used (2) $0.75/1 St. Ives Apricot Scrub MFG Coupons
      • Final Price: $2.09ea & I got back 2,000 points
  • (2) Wexford HD View Single Clip 1" Binder, $6.49ea - B1G1 FREE
      • Final Price: $3.25ea
  • (2) Wexford 5 Tab Dividers, $0.50ea
      • Final Price: $0.50ea
  • (6) Wexford Colored Index Cards 70ct, $1.99ea
    • Used $0.29ea In-Ad Coupon, limit 6
      • Final Price: $0.29ea
Total Before Coupon/RR: $31.60 (+tax)
Used $3 in RR
Total OOP: $10.41 (+tax) & I got back 2,000 points



TRIP SUMMARY
Total Before Coupons: $110.62
Total OOP: $37.16

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Shopping Trip - 6/23/13


I'm back with a vengeance and armed with coupons! I did a pretty big haul this weekend compared to recently. I went to Walgreens and CVS this week; here is a summary of my trip:

WALGREENS
  • (2) Lever Bar Soap, 8pk, $7.29ea, B1G1 FREE
    • Used (2) $1/1 Lever Bar Soap MFG Coupons
      • Final Price: $2.65ea or $0.33/bar
  • (4) Band-Aid Clear Strips, $3.49ea, B1G1 FREE, Get 500 balance reward points each
    • Used (2) $1/2 Johnson & Johnson First Aid Item MFG Coupons
      • Final Price: $1.25ea, +2,000 points
Total before sales/coupons: $28.54
Total OOP: $10.29


CVS

Transaction #1

  • (1) Crest Pro-Health Complete Mouthrinse, 1L, $4.99ea, Buy 1 get $4 ECB
    • Used (1) $1.10/1 Crest Pro-Health Mouthrinse 500mL or larger MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $3.89ea ($0.11 Moneymaker after ECB)
  • (1) Colgate 360 Toothbrush, $2.99ea, Buy 1 get $2 ECB
      • Final Price: $2.99ea ($0.99ea after ECB)
  • (1) Venus Razor, $6.79ea, Buy 1 get $4 ECB
    • Used (1) $5/1 Venus Razor MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $1.79ea ($2.21 Moneymaker after ECB)
  • (2) Head & Shoulders 2in1, $4.99ea
    • Used (1) $5/2 Head & Shoulders MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $2.50ea
  • (3) Dove Men+Care Body Wash (w/ free travel shampoo), $5.00ea, Spend $15 get $5 ECB
    • Used (3) $1/1 Dove Men+Care Body Wash MFG Coupons
      • Final Price: $4.00ea ($2.33ea after ECB)
Total before coupons: $39.75
I used (1) $5/$30 Purchase CVS Coupon, bringing my total to $34.75
Total after coupons: $20.65
I used $15 in ECB
Total OOP: $5.65 (+tax) & I got back $15 ECB to use on a later transaction

Transaction #2
  • (1) Venus Razor, $6.79ea, Buy 1 get $4 ECB
    • Used (1) $5/1 Venus Razor MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $1.79ea ($2.21 Moneymaker after ECB)
  • (2) Head & Shoulders 2in1, $4.99ea
    • Used (1) $5/2 Head & Shoulders MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $2.50ea
  • (3) Dove Men+Care Body Wash (w/ free travel shampoo), $5.00ea, Spend $15 get $5 ECB
    • Used (3) $1/1 Dove Men+Care Body Wash MFG Coupons
      • Final Price: $4.00ea ($2.33ea after ECB)
Total before coupons: $31.77
I used (1) $5/$30 Purchase CVS Coupon, bringing my total to $26.77
Total after coupons: $13.77
I used $11 in ECB
Total OOP: $2.77 (+tax) & I got back $9 ECB to use on a later transaction

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

CVS Trip - 5/26/13


I got a few summer essentials this past weekend at CVS, check out my trip below!

CVS

Transaction 1:

  • (1) U by Kotex Tampons 18ct, $3.99ea - Buy 1, get $1 ECB
    • Used (1) $2/1 U by Kotex MFG Coupon (no longer available)
      • Final Price: $1.99ea or $0.99ea after ECB
  • (2) Nature Made Multi for Her Full Strength Minis, $10.79ea - B1G1 FREE
    • Used (1) $7/1 Nature Made Product MFG Coupon (Nature Made wellness rewards)
    • & (1) $1/1 Nature Made Product MFG Coupon (Naturemade.com)
      • Final Price: $1.40ea
  • (2) Coppertone Water Babies Pure & Simple SPF 50, $11.29ea - B1G1 50% off
    • Used (2) $1/1 Coppertone product MFG Coupon (coppertone.com)
    • & (1) $4/12 Sunscreen purchase CVS Coupon (last week's coupon machine)
      • Final Price: $5.47ea
  • (2) Speed Stick Deodorant, $3.00ea - Buy 2, get $3 ECB
    • Used (1) $3/2 Speed Stick Deodorants CVS Coupon (last week's coupon machine)
      • Final Price: $1.50ea or FREE after ECB
  • (1) OFF! Family Care Insect Repellent, $7.79 - Save  $1
    • Used (1) $1.50/1 OFF! Insect Repellent MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $5.29ea
Total before coupons & promotions: $61.94
Total after coupons & promotions: $18.36
I used $10 in ECB
Total OOP: $8.36 (+tax)
I also received $4 back in ECB!


Transaction 2:
  • (1) U by Kotex Tampons 18ct, $3.99ea - Buy 1, get $1 ECB
    • Used (1) $2/1 U by Kotex MFG Coupon (no longer available)
      • Final Price: $1.99ea or $0.99ea after ECB
Total before coupons: $3.99
Total after coupons: $1.99
I used $1 in ECB
Total OOP: $0.99 (+tax)
I also received $1 back in ECB!



Wednesday, May 22, 2013

CVS Trip - 5/19/13


I'm back! I will be blogging again this summer - so look for some awesome deals to come every week! Here is my trip to CVS for the week. A great CVS bonus to sign up for is the CVS Advisor Panel if you haven't already - I signed up over a year ago, but in the past month I have received 2 surveys and gotten $15 in FREE ECB! Definitely worth the wait!

CVS


  • (2) Lipton Tea Bags 100ct, $3.00ea - Spend $15 on Unilever, get $5 ECB
    • Used (2) $1/1 Lipton Tea Bags Product MFG Coupon (recyclebank.com)
      • Final Price: $2.00ea
  • (2) Hellmann's Mayonnaise, $3.00ea - Spend $15 on Unilever, get $5 ECB
    • Used (2) $1/1 Hellmann's Mayonnaise MFG Coupon (recyclebank.com)
      • Final Price: $2.00ea
  • (2) Ragu Pasta Sauce, $1.67ea - Spend $15 on Unilever, get $5 ECB
    • Used (1) $1/2 Ragu Pasta Sauce MFG Coupon (Unilever mailer)
      • Final Price: $1.17ea
  • (2) Cheez-Its, $2.00ea - Buy 2, get $1 ECB
    • Used (2) $0.70/1 Cheez-It MFG Coupon (redplum.com)
      • Final Price: $1.30ea
  • (1) Physician's Formula SPF 50 Moisturizer, $14.49ea - Spend $10, get $7 ECB
    • Used (1) $4/$12 Cosmetics Purchase CVS Coupon (last week's coupon machine)
    • Used (1) $1/1 Physician's Formula Product MFG Coupon
      • Final Price: $9.49ea
Total before coupons: $33.83
Total after coupons: $22.43
I used $22 in ECB
Total OOP: $0.43
I received $13 in ECB back to use on future purchases

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Super Cheap Schick Hydro Silk Razors at Target! - 3/24/13



You can do this deal without having any coupons from previous weeks! Perfect for the true beginner couponer! All you need is two copies of today's newspaper (3/24) & a printed coupon that came out on Target's website today! Hurry, these are going to go fast!

Target


  • Buy (2) Schick Hydro Silk Razor 1ct, $9.49ea
    • Use (1) $5/2 Schick Hydro Silk Razors Target Coupon from here (under personal care)
    • Use (2) $4/1 Schick Hydro Silk Razor MFG Coupon from 3/24 SmartSource Insert
      • Pay $5.98+tax, get back a $5 Target Gift Card, making each pack $0.49!
Since each pack has 2 cartridges in it, you are only paying ~$0.25 per cartridge! Beats the $14.99 retail price!