Sunday, October 19, 2008

CVS - Diapers! Wipes! Pull-ups!

Today was a practical run at CVS. I used a bunch of ECB's but got some things we really needed, which actually is the point of using the ECB method - up until now I've been getting lots of cool, free, and not very practical things. :) So, next week will be focusing on building my ECB's back up.

Sun. & Mon. only
Transaction #1

Pumpkin pail: .99
ECB's earned: .99
Total: Free

Fun flashlight: .99
ECB's earned: .99
Total: Free

Brach's candy corn: $1.29
ECB's earned: $1.29
Total: Free

Weekly deals

GUM toothbrushes: $3.99

use recent insert .75/1 coupon

Total: Free plus .75 overage

***NOTE: "GUM Plus Series, Technique +" "Soft Full" with the number "590" on the front (upc 7094212391) is reported as ringing up $1.25 w/ $3.99 ecb back!***

Touch of Grey hair color: $7.99
use $2/1 printable here
ECB's earned: $7.99
Total: Free plus $2 overage
Get the $8 mail in rebate here

Powerade: $1.69
ECB's earned: $1.69
Total: Free

Excedrin Express gels 20ct: $1.99
use $2/1 printable here
use $3/1 CRT
Total: Free, plus $3 overage!

Colgate Maxfresh toothpaste: $2.99
use $1.50/1 All You magazine
or use $1.50/1 printable here
ECB's earned: $2
Total: Free plus $.50 overage

Revlon nailpolish: $4.19
use $2/1 recent insert
use $1/1 CRT
Total: $1.19 (needed filler to use $5/25 coupon)

Transaction #2

Huggies diapers: $9.99
use $1/1 recent insert

Huggies Pullups: $9.99
use $2/1 recetn insert

Huggies wipes wipes: $2.79 each
use .50/1 recent coupon
(**note the large bags of huggies wipes and Playskool wipes are not included in this deal! I made that mistake. You won't make your ECB's if you try to use them - get 2 smaller packages for this deal)

ECB's earned: $10
use $5/20 coupon
Total: approx. less than $3 each (great deal!)
What deals did you find this week?


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