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Gretchen’s CVS Shopping Trip: Spent $8.53, Saved $25.42

CVS Shopping Trip

Transaction #1

1 Colgate Total Toothpaste – $2.99
Used $1/1 coupon from the 6/2 SmartSource insert

1 Colgate Total Mouthwash – $2.99
Used $2/1 coupon from the 6/2 SmartSource insert

2 John Frieda Shampoo/Conditioner – $6.99 each
Used $3/2 peelie coupon (I found this on the shampoo)

Used $5 ECBs from last week’s CVS trip

Used 25% off CVS coupon I received in an email from CVS (took off $3.50)

Paid $6.66 out of pocket, Received $2 ECBs (for buying 2 Colgate products) and $5 ECBs (for buying 2 John Frieda products)

Transaction #2

2 Chex Mix – $2 each
Used 2 $0.50/1 printable

1 Gillette ProGlide Razor – $9.99
Used $3/1 coupon from the 5/12 P&G insert

Used $7 ECBs from Transaction #1

Used 20% off CVS in-ad coupon (took off $2)

Paid $1.87 out of pocket, Received $2 ECBs (for buying 2 Chex Mix) and $4 ECBs (for buying Gillette Razor)

Total before coupons and ECBs: $33.95

Total with tax (7.3%) after coupons and ECBs: $8.53 plus $6 ECBs leftover

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4 Comments

  • Sandy says:

    I did a CVS run too. Bought 2 Chex mix and 4 Pantene. Used a $4/$12 cosmetics coupon, 2 $3/2 Pantene coupons and 2 .60 Chex Mix coupons. Great deals!

  • Elisa says:

    Be on the lookout for the B1G1 free John Freida shampoo and conditioner. I got 4 bottles for the price of two yesterday! Was quite excited! 😀

  • Christine says:

    I’m not sure about you but at my stores the mouthwash shelves have been wipped clean. If you’re looking for another freebie try this deal:

    Buy 4 Colgate 360 Optic White Toothbrush @ 2.99
    Use four $1/1 Colgate 360 toothbrush (SS 6/2)
    and Use CVS $4 off 3 Colgate Optic White toothbrush, mouthwash, or toothpaste

    Pay 3.96 + tax get $4 ECB

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