Tuesday, June 21, 2011

CVS Giftcard Stretcher: Paid for the toothpaste (sort of), everything else FREE!

CVS/pharmacy


Gift Card Beginning Balance: $3.28

Spent: $4.07
Saved: $19.21
Total Value: $23.28
Percent Saved: 83%

Gift Card Ending Balance: $0.00

I divided this up into three transactions. I had to pay out of pocket on the toothpaste to start Transaction #1, but I got $2 ECBs back on each bottle, making it essentially free with a little bit of profit after the coupon.


Transaction #1

Spent: $4.07
Saved: $6.74
Total Value: $10.81
Percent Saved: 62%

ECBs Used: $0.00
ECBs Earned: $5.00

(2)Gain Dish Detergent, $0.97 Sale
(2) $1 off Gain Dish Detergent
(Made them Free!)

(2) Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste, $2.79 Sale
$2 ExtraCare Bucks wyb One Colgate Toothpaste
(2) $1 off Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste Manufacturer Coupon
(Made it $1.79 each, but I got $2.00 back in ECBs for each bottle)
Apparently, there was a $1 off store coupon in the CVS Reinventing Beauty Magazine. I wasn't buying that. Whatever...

$1 ExtraCare Buck for Reusable Bag 
(every 4th purchase; max one per day)


Transaction #2

Spent: $0.00
Saved: $7.58
Total Value: $7.58
Percent Saved: 100%

ECBs Used: $5.00

ECBs Earned: $2.00

(2) Planters Nuts, $2.50 Sale
$2 ExtraCare Bucks wyb 2 Planters Nuts or Flavor Grove Almonds


Transaction #3

Spent: $0.00
Saved: $4.89
Total Value: $4.89
Percent Saved: 100%

ECBs Used: $2.00
ECBs Earned: $0.00

Chase and Sanborn Coffee, $2.00 Sale









1 comment:

  1. I picked up the Colgate last week too. Here are my shopping trips for last week at Kroger on 6-19 and CVS on 6-19! Have a great week! ~Lisa

    ReplyDelete