Wednesday, August 12, 2015

CVS Shopping Trip Week of 8/9/2015 ~ Saved $38+ or 94%

I had an unusual CVS rain check this week.  A couple weeks ago there was an extra buck deal where you could earn $10 ECB's for buying five Speed Stick Gear Deodorants.  I had five $2/1 printable coupons -- but they stated only four could be used in one day.  I picked up the four that week shopping and thought I'd pick up the fifth at a different CVS later in the week.  I tried two different CVS stores and neither had them so I got a rain check at the last one.  I used the rain check and purchased the last one today and received the $10 extra bucks.  Details of my costs are below.


Transaction #1: 

Cash Paid:  $ 1.75 (before tax)

Amount Saved:  $ 20.21 or 92%

Extra Bucks Used:  $ 6.25

Extra Bucks Received:  None....but this transaction counted toward the rain check used below which generated a $10 extra buck.
Transaction #2: 


Cash Paid:  $ .93

Amount Saved:  $ 18.53 or 95%

Extra Bucks Used:  $ 5.00

Extra Bucks Received:
  • $ 10.00 Speed Stick Gear rain check
  • $   3.00 Oral B
TOTALS:

Cash Paid:  $ 2.68

Amount Saved:  $ 38.74 or 94%

Extra Bucks Used:  $ 11.25

Extra Bucks Received:  $ 13.00

If you want more details on these or the other deals this week, be sure check out the posts on this week's deals.

The notebook and candy will be packed in some Operation Christmas Child shoe box gifts next Christmas.  We shop all year long to help us be able to pack dozens of boxes for kids in need.

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