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Monday, August 13, 2012

My Massive Sunday Haul, 8/12/12



So many bonus packs today! I found a double pack of Physician's Formula twin concealer (unfortunately I forgot to photograph it), Listerines with bonus strips, and razors with bonus shaving cream! I also got some unexpected discounts with my 20% Gold Discount at Rite Aid, including on the Nivea, Purell, Nivea, pacifier and razor sale prices. Walgreens turned out to be an awesome moneymaker trip; I found some clearance Revlon nail polish that qualified for the $3.00 Register Reward this week! Oops, Walgreens! ;-p

Rite Aid:

Bought 2 Revlon Colorstay Whipped Creme Foundation $13.99 each, regular price
BOGO 50%
Spend $10.00, Receive $4.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2 

Buy 1, Receive $2.00 Single Check Rebate, Limit 2
Used 2 $2.00/1 Internet printable coupons (Coupons.com)
And used 2 $2.00/1 Adperk coupons (RiteAid.com)
Paid $12.98, Received 2 $4.00 +Up Rewards and submitted for $4.00 Single Check Rebate
Final Price: $0.98 ($0.49 each) for 2

Bought 1 Revlon Tweezers $2.45, regular price
Bought 1 Revlon Compact Tweezers $2.49, regular price
Bought 2 Revlon Nail Clippers $1.45 each, regular price
Bought 4 Revlon Emery Boards $1.25 each, regular price
BOGO 50%
Spend $10.00, Receive $4.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2  (Same deal as Revlon foundation above)
Spend $5.00, Receive $2.00 Single Check Rebate, Limit 2 (different deal than the Revlon foundation above)
Used 8 $1.00/1 manufacturer coupons from SS
And used 2 $2.00/1 Revlon Eye Tools Adperk coupons (RiteAid.com)
Paid -$1.68(applied to rest of my transaction), Received $4.00 +Up Reward and submitted for $4.00 Single Check Rebate
Final Price: $9.68 MONEYMAKER



*This deal was tricky. First of all, I had to do it on a separate card, as I already got my 2 $4 +Ups with the foundation. I was using a different card anyway to finish the Bic deal (see below), so I just combined this with that. Also, I had originally thought that I could buy all these tools together and get the cheapest tools (the emery boards) for half price; instead, I was getting two of the more expensive tools for half price and paying full price for 2 of the emery boards, which meant I wasn't reaching $10. So I had to do 4 transactions, each with a more expensive item and with an emery board, so that I could force the system to give me the latter at 50%. While high maintenance, this worked like a charm.*

Bought 2 Stayfree Maxi Pads, 14-24 ct $3.00 each, regularly $3.99 each
Buy 1, Receive $2.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 2 $2.00/1 Stayfree Product from SS 7/22
Paid $2.00, Receive 2 $2.00 +Up Rewards
Final Price: $2.00 MONEYMAKER

Bought 2 Playtex OrthoPro Pacifiers, 2 ct $3.99 each, regularly $4.99 each
With 20% Gold Discount
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 1 $2.00/2 Playtex OrthoPro or Binky Pacifier Packs (Coupons.com)
Paid $5.98, Received 2 $4.00 +Up Rewards
Final Price: $2.02 MONEYMAKER

Bought 4 Good N Natural Bars $1.29 each, regular price
BOGO 50%
Used 4 Free item up to $1.29 Internet printable coupons (RedPlum.com)
*2 rang up at $1.29, 1 rang up at 50% price of $0.64, and 1 refused to ring up, so cashier entered in full value of $1.29*
Final Price: $0.63 MONEYMAKER

Bought 4 Halls Cough Drops, 20-25 ct or Defense, 30 ct $1.50 each, when you buy 2, regularly $2.69 each
Buy 2, Receive $1.00 +Up Reward, Limit 4
Used 2 $1.00/2 Halls Cough Drops, 20ct to 30ct Internet printable coupons (coupons.smartsource.com)
Paid $4.00, Received 2 $1.00 +Up Rewards
Final Price: $2.00 ($0.50 each) for 4

Bought 2 Purell Hand Sanitizer, 8 oz $3.59 each, regularly $3.99 each
With 20% Gold Discount 
Buy 1, Receive $2.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 2 $1.00/1 Purell Product, 8 oz or Larger Internet printable coupons (Purell.com)
or 2 $1.00/1 Purell Product, 8 oz or Larger Internet printable coupons (bricks.coupons.com)
or 2 $1.00/1 manufacturer coupons from SS 7/29
Paid $5.18, Received 2 $2.00 +Up Rewards
Final Price: $1.18 ($0.59 each) for 2

Bought 2 Listerine Original, Fresh Burst, Cool Mint, Vanilla Mint or Zero Clean Mint Mouthwash, 1 L Smart Rinse, 500 mL Toothpaste, 4.2 oz $3.99 each, regularly $5.69 each
Buy 1, Receive $1.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 2 $1.00/1 Listerine Adult Mouthwash, 32 oz or Larger Internet printable coupons (Coupons.com)
or 2 $1.00/1 Listerine Antiseptic Mouthwash or (1) Listerine Fluoride Defense Anti Cavity Mouthwash, or (1) Listerine Zero or One Listerine Total Care Anticavity Mouthwash, 1L or Larger Internet printable coupons (SmartSource.com)
or 2 $1.00/1 Listerine Antiseptic Mouthwash, 1L or larger or 1 Listerine Zero, 1L or larger from RP 7/29
And used 2 $1.00/1 Adperk coupons (RiteAid.com)
Paid $3.98, Received 2 $1.00 +Up Rewards
Final Price: $1.98 ($0.99 each) for 2

Bought 2 Gillette Fusion, ProGlide, Mach3 or Venus Razor Kit, 1 ct $9.59 each, regularly $11.99 each
With 20% Gold Discount (Sale price $9.99 each)
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 2 $4.00/1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor from RP 8/12
or 2 $4.00/1 Venus Refillable Razor from RP 8/12
Paid $11.18, Received 2 $4.00 +Up Rewards
Final Price: $3.18 ($1.59 each) for 2

Bought 6 Bic Brite Liners, 5 ct $3.99, regular price
BOGO 50%
Buy 1, Receive $1.00 +Up Reward, Limit 4
Buy 3 Bic Brite Liners, 5 ct or Bic for Her or Mark-It Permanent Markers, 12 ct, Submit for $3.00 Single Check Rebate, Limit 2
Used 3 $1.00/2 manufacturer coupon from SS 7/29
or 3 $1.00/2 Bic Stationary Items Internet printable coupon (CampbellsKitchen.com; coupons.smartsource.com)
Paid $14.94, Received 6 $1.00 +Up Rewards and Submitted for $6.00 Single Check Rebate
Final Price: $2.94 ($0.49 each) for 6

*I bought the last 2 on another card to maximize my +Up Rewards.*

Bought 2 Nivea Q10 Double Action Balm $5.59 each, regularly $6.99 each
With 20% Gold Discount (Sale price $6.00 each)
Bought 1 Nivea Goodbye Cellulite Gel 6.7 oz $11.19, regularly $13.99
With 20% Gold Discount (not sale priced)
Spend $20.00, Receive $10.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 3 $3.00/1 Nivea Q10 Product Internet printable coupons (bricks.coupons.com)
Paid $13.37, Received $10.00 +Up Reward
Final Price: $3.37 ($1.12 each) for all 3

Bought 8 SK Energy Shots $2.99 each, regular price
BOGO 50%
Used 4 BOGO Free Internet printable coupons (Coupons.com)
And used 4 $1.50/1 Internet printable coupons (Coupons.com)
*BOGO Free coupons were rung up at $2.39 each instead of $2.99 each as I did not know about the BOGO 50% sale and gave the cashier my 20% Discount price instead! DOH!*
Final Price: $2.36 ($0.30 each) for 8

$195.87  Shelf price
-   72.07  Coupons
-   46.14  Discounts
=$77.66  Out of pocket cost
-   56.00  +Up Rewards Received
-   16.00  SCR submitted
=$  5.66  97.1% savings off shelf price

What I actually paid: $77.66 - $5.00 in previous +Up Rewards - $46.00 in today's +Up Rewards + $6.83 sales tax = $33.49 paid out of pocket. Walked away with $10.00 in new +Up Rewards and submitted for $14.00 SCR.


CVS:

Bought 1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide or Venus Razor 1ct $9.99, regularly $13.49
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Used 1 $4.00/1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor from RP 8/12
or 1 $4.00/1 Venus Refillable Razor from RP 8/12
Paid $5.99, Received $4.00 Extra Bucks
Final Price: $1.99

Bought 1 Physicians Formula Twin Concealer Double Bonus Pack $8.39, regular price (not pictured, cause I forgot to take it out of my other bag, yo)
Bought 1 Physicians Formula Yellow Cover Stick $6.29, regular price
Spend $10.00, Receive $7.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Used 30% off coupon (Took off $3.69)
And used 2 $1.00/1 Physicians Formula Cosmetic product from SS 6/3; SS 8/12
Pay $8.99, Receive $7.00 Extra Bucks
Final Price: $1.99 ($0.66 each) for all 3 concealers

Bought 5 Powerade, 32oz Fuze or Honest Tea, 16.9oz Smartwater, 700mL or Vitaminwater, 20oz $1.00 each, regularly $1.77 each
Buy 5, Receive $1.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Paid $5.00, Received $1.00 Extra Bucks
Final Price: $4.00 ($0.80 each) for 5

$37.02    Shelf price
-   9.69    Coupons
-   7.35    Discounts
=$19.98  Out of pocket cost
-   12.00  Extra Bucks received
=$  7.98  78.4% savings off shelf price

What I actually paid: $19.98 - $10.00 in previous Extra Bucks - $4.00 in today's Extra Bucks + $1.26 sales tax = $7.24 paid out of pocket. Walked away with $8.00 in new Extra Bucks.


Walgreens:

Transaction 1: 

- Bought 1 Gillette Venus or Fusion ProGlide Razor System $9.99, regularly $11.79
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 +Up Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $4.00/1 Venus Refillable Razor from RP 8/12
or 1 $4.00/1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor from RP 8/12
Paid $5.99, Received $4.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $1.99

- Bought 2 Irish Spring Body Wash, 15 oz $3.00 each, when you buy 2, regularly $4.49 each
Buy 2, Receive $3.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $1.00/2 manufacturer coupon from SS 8/12
Paid $5.00, Received $3.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $2.00 (1.00 each) for 2

- Bought 1 Revlon Nail Polish $1.24, regularly $4.99 (on clearance)
Buy 1, Receive $3.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $1.00/1 manufacturer coupon from SS 8/5
Paid $0.24, Received $3.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $2.76 MONEYMAKER

- Bought 1 Wexford Highlighter $0.19, regularly $0.69
With In-Ad Coupon, Limit 6

- Used 1 $10.00 Register Reward from previous shopping trip

Paid $1.42 + $1.05 sales tax = $2.47, Received $4.00 + $3.00 + $3.00 Register Rewards

Transaction 2:

- Bought 1 Renew Life Omega Smart Super Krill, 60 ct $10.00, regularly $26.99
Buy 1, Receive $10.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $2.00/1 PDF coupon (no longer available to download)
Paid $8.00, Received $10.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $2.00 MONEYMAKER

- Bought 1 Revlon Nail Polish $1.24, regularly $4.99 (on clearance)
Buy 1, Receive $3.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $1.00/1 manufacturer coupon from SS 8/5
Paid $0.24, Received $3.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $2.76 MONEYMAKER

- Bought 2 Wexford Highlighters $0.19 each, regularly $0.69 each
With In-Ad Coupon, Limit 6

- Used $4.00 + $3.00 Register Rewards (NOT Revlon) from Transaction 1

Paid $1.62 + $0.11 sales tax = $1.73, Received $10.00 + $3.00 Register Rewards

Transaction 3:

- Bought 1 Gillette Venus or Fusion ProGlide Razor System $9.99, regularly $11.79
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 +Up Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $4.00/1 Venus Refillable Razor from RP 8/12
or 1 $4.00/1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor from RP 8/12
Paid $5.99, Received $4.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $1.99

- Bought 2 Irish Spring Body Wash, 15 oz $3.00 each, when you buy 2, regularly $4.49 each
Buy 2, Receive $3.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $1.00/2 manufacturer coupon from SS 8/12
Paid $5.00, Received $3.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $2.00 (1.00 each) for 2

- Bought 1 Revlon Nail Polish $1.24, regularly $4.99 (on clearance)
Buy 1, Receive $3.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Paid $1.24, Received $3.00 Register RewardFinal Price: $1.76 MONEYMAKER

- Used 1 $10.00 Register Reward from Transaction 2

Paid $2.23 + $1.02 sales tax = $2.45, Received $4.00 + $3.00 + $3.00 Register Rewards

Transaction 4:

- Bought 1 Renew Life Omega Smart Super Krill, 60 ct $10.00, regularly $26.99
Buy 1, Receive $10.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $2.00/1 PDF coupon (no longer available to download)
Paid $8.00, Received $10.00 Register Reward
Final Price: $2.00 MONEYMAKER

- Bought 1 Revlon Nail Polish $1.24, regularly $4.99 (on clearance)
Buy 1, Receive $3.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Paid $1.24, Received $3.00 Register RewardFinal Price: $1.76 MONEYMAKER

- Bought 1 Wexford Highlighter $0.19, regularly $0.69
With In-Ad Coupon, Limit 6

- Used $4.00 + $3.00 Register Rewards (NOT Revlon) from Transaction 3

Paid $2.62 + $0.11 sales tax = $2.73, Received $10.00 + $3.00 Register Rewards

$118.24  Shelf price
-   16.00  Coupons
-   60.54  Discounts
=$41.70  Out of pocket cost
-   46.00  Register Rewards Received
=$  4.30  MONEYMAKER

What I actually paid: $41.70 - $10.00 in previous Register Rewards - $24.00 in today's Register Rewards + $2.29 sales tax = $9.99 - $7.78 paid with Walgreens gift card previously earned transferring a prescription = $2.21 paid out of pocket. Walked away with $22.00 in new Register Rewards.

$  351.13  Total Shelf Price
-     97.76  Total Coupons
-   114.03  Total Discounts
=$139.34  Total Out of Pocket Cost
-   130.00  Total Rewards/Rebates Received/To be Received
=$  9.34  97.3% savings off shelf price

In short, I paid about $43 out of pocket for $350 worth of crap, and walked away with $15.00 more rewards than I started with today. Plus I submitted for a $14.00 Single Check Rebate. Coulda done worse.

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