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Friday, August 15, 2008

CVS Superstars!


I'm back in the saddle!!! We'll sorta. =)
I got to CVS once and did 3 transactions. I didn't get to do all the transactions I had planned. I didn't have all the right coupons!
Also, I left my camera at school because I'm using it for a project with the kids.

Here's what I got though...

Transaction #1:
1 pack of Huggies $8.99
1 Pedialax $2.19
Total: $11.18
Used $2/$10 CVS coupon
Used $1.50/1 Huggies coupon
Used $1/1 Pedialax coupon
Total: $7.32
Earned: $2 ECBs

Transaction #2
(Identical to transaction #1)
Used the $2 ECBs earned
OOP: $5.31

Transaction #3:
4 bags of Dove chocolate
1 Alavert
1 pack of Huggies
Total: $26.98
Used $2/$10 CVS coupon
Used $1 Huggies Coupon (from blinkie at CVS)
Used 2 BOGO Dove coupons
Used $4 Alavert coupon
Total: $13.98 + tax
Used $2 ECBs
OOP: $13.11
Earned: $13 ECBs

By the way I had $0 ECBs when I started...
Total Spent OOP: 25.74
Total Earned ECBS: $17

:: Now it's your turn! I can't wait to see how you did this week! I love to see all the creative couponing! :)


You can post from now until Saturday at Midnight!! Just post about your great CVS adventures at your site and then leave a link here! Didn't go to CVS this week, leave a link anyway and tell us WHY you didn't visit the best store ever this week. The only thing I ask is that you link me at your post! Just say something at the end of your post like... Want to see more CVS savings? Visit the "Cents"ible Sawyer's CVS Superstars!... and link my name back to this post!

Still not sure how? Email me and I will help!

And, don't be shy if you don't have a blog....we want to hear about your adventures at CVS too! Leave a comment!

Want to see what you missed last week? Check out last week's CVS Superstars HERE!

AND, come back Saturday to see the CVS deals and My Scenarios for next week! Yippee!!! I *heart* CVS!!!

10 Comments:

BusyMom said...

The Pedialax was $6.99 at my store. I had hoped to do a deal with it, but I couldn't see spending $6.99 for $2 ECBs. The liquid at my store was 4 oz, what size were they at your store?

Lindsay said...

Denise, I'm so glad you're back! I missed reading your blog :) (especially walmart deals!)

DealDad said...

Thanks for all your help! CVS is certainly an adventure - the last time I went, the clerk saw me talking to another couponing friend and asked, "Do all the coupon people know each other???"

SarahW said...

The coupon I printed for Pedialax says for oral product only. Wouldnt work on the $2.19 product

Kacey said...

I did okay at CVS this week considering we really needed a few high dollar items and I still got outta there for under $4.00 OOP.

Chris in TN said...

I'm a total newb at CVS and with this being only my 3rd and 4th trips there I think I did pretty good.

Transaction #1:

4 bags Dove chocolates
total of $12.00

Used $2/$10 CVS printable
2 BOGO Dove chocolate coupons

Paid OOP $4.98
Received $5 ECB

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Transaction #2

4 Dove Chocolates - $12.00
1 J & J first aid kit .99
2 Clean & Clear (trial size) 1.98
1 Gold Bond cream (trial size) .99
2 Johnsons baby shampoo (trial size ) 1.98
1 Johnsons buddies soap .99
1 Alavert $5.99

Used $4/$20 CVS (for signing up for Extra care card)
2- BOGO Dove Chocolates
(the cashier messed up and gave me the full $4.49 off one of these instead of the sale price of $3. She knew she did it when she did the second one and didnt bother to fix the first.)
$1 off ANY J&J product
2- $1 off any Clean & Clear
$1 off Gold bond Ultra
$2 off ANY 2 J & J products
$1 off Johnsons Buddies
$4 off Alavert

Total OOP $5.48
Got $5 ECB for the Dove chocolates
and $3 ECB for the Alavert

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Total OOP for both trips $10.46
Total ECB for both trips $13.00

WOO HOO!
Thanks for all the great info you and your CVS Superstars share here. It's really been helpful to me since I'm a newbie at CVS shopping.

guspiv said...

WOW Amazing! Not sure how I got to your blog. I go to CVS all the time and I havent thought of being so creative. I am so inspired I will be checking back for more tips.

Melissa said...

I bought:

1 Schick Quattro Trimmer 7.99
1 Advil Children's Liquid 5.79
1 CVS 120 ct. Aspirin .99


I used these coupons:

$2 off $10
Free aspirin coupon .99
$10 of ECBs

Spent $1.95 OOP (it could have been .95 if I'd remembered my Advil coupon! ouch!)

Earned $10.79 ECBs

Penny Pinching Mom said...

I didn't use the $2/10 coupons, but I'm satisfied with my transactions anyhow. I did two transactions HERE and HERE. Blogger won't let me sign in to my blog, so I have started a new one HERE.

Carrie said...

This was my best CVS week, maybe ever, certainly in many months. By the way, I read that the "oral only" Pedialax coupon DID work for the enemas, but I wasn't able to use mine because my printer did a lousy job on the bar code :-(