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Monday, August 6, 2012

My Massive Sunday Haul, 8/5/12


Today went pretty smoothly, considering I shopped a day later than normal. Couldn't find Bic pens at Staples or Walgreens, which sucked. Also I had to get creative with the Mucinex/Finish/Lysol and Allegra deals at Rite Aid, as my original plan for the former didn't work out (couldn't find any Lysol No Touch Handwash starter kits - I'll be damned if I'm paying for just a dispenser!) and my 20% Gold Discount hindered the latter (til I realized I could combine it with last week's 5-count rebate!).

So here's what I did:

CVS:

Bought 2 Bic Disposable Razor 10ct multi-packs $4.19 each, regular price
BOGO 50%
Use 2 $3.00/1 Bic Disposable Razor from SS 8/5
Final Price: $0.28 ($0.14 each) for 2

Bought 1 Zantac 150, 24 ct or Zantac 75, 30 ct $8.99, regularly $10.99
Buy 1, Receive $3.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Used 1 $5.00/1 Zantac Product from SS 7/8
Paid $3.99, Received $3.00 Extra Bucks
Final Price: $0.99

Bought 2 Tide Detergent, 48-64 loads $11.94 each, regularly $15.29 and $15.99 each
Bought 2 Aussie or Herbal Essences Shampoo or Conditioner, 10.1-13.5 oz, or Styler, 6-14 oz $2.99 each, regularly $4.49 each
Spend $30.00, Receive $10.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Spend $25.00, Submit for $5.00 Rebate
Used 1 $2.00/2 Tide Detergents or Downy, excludes PODS from PG 7/29
And used 1 $3.00/2 Herbal Essences or Aussie products from RP 8/5
And used 1 $3.00/$15.00 Tide purchase CVS coupon that previously printed from Magic Coupon Machine
And used 1 $1.00/2 Herbal Essences/Aussie products CVS coupon that previously printed from Magic Coupon Machine
Paid $20.86, Received $10.00 Extra Bucks and will submit for $5.00 Rebate
Final Price: $10.86 $5.86 for all 4 products

Bought 6 Dove Hair Care, 5-12 oz $3.00 each, regularly $4.99 each
Spend $15.00, Receive $5.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Used 3 $3.00/2 Dove Hair Care Products from RP 7/29
Paid $9.00, Received $5.00 Extra Bucks
Final Price: $4.00 ($0.67 each) for 6

Bought 5 General Mills, Fiber One or Nature Valley Bars, 5-12 ct $2.00 each, regularly $4.49 each
Spend $10.00, Receive $3.00 Extra Bucks, Limit 1
Used 5 $0.60/1 Fiber One Chewy Bars/90 Calorie Brownies Internet printable coupons (Pillsbury.com)
Paid $7.00, Received $3.00 Extra Bucks
Final Price: $4.00 ($0.80 each) for 5

Bought 2 Physician's Formula Twin Concealers $8.39 each, regular price
Used 2 $1.00/1 manufacturer coupons from SS 6/3
And used 1 $5/$15 Cosmetics purchase CVS coupon that printed today from Magic Coupon Machine
And used 1 $7/Physician's Formula CVS coupon that previously printed from Magic Coupon Machine
Final Price: $2.78 ($1.39 each) for 2

$ 128.80  Shelf price
-     3.00  $3/$15 Beauty Purchase CVS coupon that previously printed from Magic Coupon Machine
-   46.00  Coupons
-   38.89  Discounts
=$40.91  Out of pocket cost
-   21.00  Extra Bucks Received
-     5.00  Rebate to submit for
=$19.91 $14.91 84.5% 88.4% savings off shelf price

What I actually paid: $40.91 - $9.99 in previous Extra Bucks - $11.00 in today's Extra Bucks + $4.02 sales tax = $19.92 paid out of pocket. Walked away with $10.00 in new Extra Bucks and will submit for $5.00 rebate.

Rite Aid:

Bought 3 Colgate Sensitive Pro Relief Toothpaste $4.99 each, regularly $6.29 each
Used 3 $4.00/1 in-ad coupons
And used 3 $1.00/1 manufacturer coupons from previous product insert
Final Price: 3 Free

Bought 3 Stride, 14 ct 3/$2.00, regularly $1.29 each
Buy 3, Receive $1.00 +Up Reward, Limit 4
Used 2 $0.25/1 Stride Gum July Adperk coupons (no longer available to watch)
And used 1 $0.25/1 Stride Gum August Adperk coupons (RiteAid.com)
Paid $1.25, Received $1.00 +Up Reward
Final Price: $0.25 ($0.09 each) for 3

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Spend $30.00, Receive $10.00 +Up Reward When You Buy the Following Products, Limit 2:
 
Bought 1 Lysol All Purpose Cleaner Trigger, 32 oz $2.00, regularly $3.99
Bought 2 Lysol Disinfectant Wipes, 35 ct $2.00 each, regularly $3.89 each
Bought 2 Lysol Toilet Bowl Cleaner, 24 oz $2.00 each, regularly $3.49 each
Will Submit for Buy 2 Lysol products, Get Lysol Wipes free (up to $3.00) from SS 8/5
And used 1 $0.25/1 Lysol All Purpose Cleaner Pourable/Trigger, Antibacterial Kitchen or Bathroom Cleaner Internet printable coupon (Lysol.com)
And used 1 $0.50/2 Lysol Disinfecting or Dual Action Wipes Internet printable coupon (Lysol.com)
And used 1 $0.50/2 Lysol Toilet Bowl Cleaners or No Mess Automatic Toilet Bowl Cleaners Internet printable coupon (Lysol.com)

Bought 2 Air Wick Ultra Freshmatic Refill $4.63 each, regularly $5.79 each (sale price $5.00)
With 20% Gold Discount
Used 2 $1.50/1 Air Wick Freshmatic Ultra Refill from SS 7/22

Bought 1 Finish Quantum 10 count $1.99, regularly $3.99
50% off
Used 1 $0.75/1 manufacturer coupon from SS 6/17 (exp 8/11)

Bought 2 Finish Powerball 20 count $3.24 each, regularly $6.49 each
50% off
Used 2 $0.50/1 manufacturer coupons from SS 6/17 (exp 8/11)

Bought 3 Mucinex Max, 14 ct D, 18 ct Fast Max, DM or 600 mg, 20 ct $11.00 each, regularly $16.49 each
Used 3 $1.00/1 Mucinex Product Internet printable coupons (Facebook.com)

Paid $51.73, Received 2 $10.00 +Up Rewards and will submit for $2.00 Rebate
Final Price: $29.73 for all 13 products
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Bought 1 Allegra 24 Hour Allergy Relief, 30 ct $18.39, regularly $22.99
Bought 1 Allegra 24 Hour Allergy Relief, 5 ct $5.59, regularly $6.99
With 20% Gold Discount
Spend $20.00, Receive $5.00 +Up Reward, Limit 2
Used 1 $5.00/1 Allegra, 30ct or Larger OR Allegra-D 12 Hour, 20ct or Allegra 24 Hour, 10ct or Larger Internet printable coupon (Facebook.com)
or 1 $5.00/1 manufacturer coupon from SS 7/29
And used 1 $2.00/1 manufacturer coupon from SS 7/29
And will submit for $5.00 Allegra rebate from SS 7/29
Paid $16.98, Received $5.00 +Up Reward and will submit for $5.00 rebate
Final Price: $6.98 for both products

 $149.49  Shelf price
-    31.75  Coupons
-    47.81  Discounts
=$ 69.93  Out of pocket cost
-    26.00  +Up Rewards Received
-      7.00  Rebates to submit for
=$ 36.93  75.3% savings off shelf price

What I actually paid: $69.93 - $18.00 in previous +Up Rewards - $21.00 in today's +Up Rewards + $3.30 sales tax = $34.23 paid out of pocket. Walked away with $5.00 in new +Up Rewards.

Walgreens:

Transaction 1:

- Bought 1 Carmex Healing Cream, 4 oz $4.99, regularly $6.49
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $1.00/1 Internet printable coupon (no longer available to print)
Paid $3.99, Received $4.00 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Bought 1 W Perfection Tampons, 8 ct $1.50, regularly $1.99
Buy 1, Receive $1.50 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction 
Paid $1.50, Received $1.50 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Used 1 $5.00 Register Reward from previous shopping trip

Paid $0.49 + $0.30 sales tax = $0.79, Received $4 + $1.50 Register Rewards

Transaction 2:

- Bought 1 Lanacane with Aloe Spray, 3.5 oz $6.00, regularly $8.49
Buy 1, Receive $6.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction 
Paid $6.00, Received $6.00 Register Reward
Final Price: Free
 
- Bought 1 Lipton Tea, 20 oz $0.99, regularly $2.19
Buy 1, Receive $0.99 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Pay $0.99, Receive $0.99 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Used 1 $4.00 and 1 $1.50 Register Reward from previous transaction

Paid $1.49, Received $6 + $0.99 Register Rewards

Transaction 3:

- Bought 1 Carmex Healing Lotion, 5.5 oz $4.99, regularly $5.99
Buy 1, Receive $4.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Used 1 $1.00/1 Internet printable coupon (no longer available to print)
Paid $3.99, Received $4.00 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Bought 1 W Perfection Tampons, 8 ct $1.50, regularly $1.99
Buy 1, Receive $1.50 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction 
Paid $1.50, Received $1.50 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Bought 1 Lipton Tea, 20 oz $0.99, regularly $2.19
Buy 1, Receive $0.99 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction
Pay $0.99, Receive $0.99 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Used 1 $6.00 Register Reward from Transaction 2

Paid $0.48 + $0.30 sales tax = $0.78, Received $4 + $1.50 + $0.99 Register Rewards

Transaction 4:

- Bought 1 Lanacane with Aloe Spray, 3.5 oz $6.00, regularly $8.49
Buy 1, Receive $6.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction 
Paid $6.00, Received $6.00 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Bought 2 Designer Pencils $0.13 each, regularly $0.25 each
With In-Ad Coupon, Limit 16

- Used 1 $4.00 Register Reward and 2 $0.99 Register Rewards from Transactions 2 and 3

Paid $0.27 + $0.02 sales tax = $0.29, Received $6.00 Register Reward

Transaction 5:

- Bought 1 Renew Life 3 Day Diet Start $10.00, regularly $19.99
Buy 1, Receive $10.00 Register Reward, Limit 1 per transaction 
Paid $10.00, Received $10.00 Register Reward
Final Price: Free

- Bought 1 Designer Pencil $0.13, regularly $0.25
With In-Ad Coupon, Limit 16

- Used 1 $6.00 Register Reward and 1 $1.50 Register Reward from Transactions 3 and 4

Paid $2.63, Received $10.00 Register Reward

$  58.56  Shelf price
-     2.00   Coupons
-   21.21   Discounts
=$35.35  Out of pocket cost
-   34.98  Register Rewards Received
=$  0.37  99.4% savings off shelf price

What I actually paid: $35.35 - $5.00 in previous Register Rewards - $24.98 in today's Register Rewards + $0.62 sales tax = $5.99 - $5.99 from previous gift card received for transferring a prescription = $0 paid out of pocket. Walked away with $10.00 in new Register Rewards.

Staples:

Bought 2 Hammermill CopyPlus Paper, ream $6.99 each, regular price
Submit for $5.99 Easy Rebate, Limit 2
Paid $13.98, Submitted for $11.98 rebate
Final Price: $2.00 ($1.00 each) for 2

Bought 2 Pilot Frixion Yellow Highlighter, 3 pks $1.00 each, regularly $5.00 each, Limit 2
Used 2 $1.00/1 Pilot Bottle 2 Pens or FriXion Erasable pens or highlighters, 2 pack or larger from SS 8/5
Final Price: 2 Free

Bought 2 Papermate Sharp Writer Mechanical Pencils, 5 pk $0.50 each, regularly $3.49 each, Limit 2

Bought 2 Sharpie Marker 5 packs $1.00 each, regularly $4.79 each, Limit 2

Bought 5 Staples Filler Paper, 150 sheets $0.01 each,  regularly $0.99 each, Limit 5
With minimum $5.00 purchase

$  45.49  Shelf price
-     2.00  Coupons
-   26.46  Discounts
=$17.03  Out of pocket cost
-   11.98  Rebates submitted for
=$  5.05  88.9% savings off shelf price
+    1.15  Sales tax
=$  6.20

$  382.34  Total Shelf Price
-     84.75  Total Coupons
-   134.37  Total Discounts
=$163.22  Total Out of Pocket Cost
-   105.96  Total Rewards/Rebates Received/To Be Received
=$  57.26  85% Total Savings Off Shelf Price

I paid a whopping $60 out of pocket today. Ouchie! At least I had what's left of my Walgreens gift card. Might be time to transfer another prescription soon so I can get one last one before the promotion ends!

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