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How I got paid to shop today

April 12, 2009

I decided since I had 2 coupons from CVS stating if you spend $20 you get $4 off that I would do two transactions.
In the first one I bought:

Sure solid and spray at $2.50 ea
I used a -.75/1 off any Sure Deodorant SS 3/01
And a 1.00 Sure Deodorant spray coupon.
do the deodorant and the Pert shampoo.-$1 off Pert Plus printable
You get $2.00 in extra Care Bucks back for the purchase of two of the items
I Spent $5- $1.75 in coupons- $2.00 in ECB= $1.25 total just $.63 each

Then I bought the airwick freshmatic kit on sale for $4.99 used the $4.00 off coupon final price $.99

Then I bought two of the
Colgate Enamel Protect, Sensitive Toothpaste at $3.99
-$1 off Colgate Toothpaste printable

Then I bought 3 boxes of the CVS tissues because they were buy 2 and get one free.
I had a $1.00 CVS coupon so that made is 3 boxes of tissue for $2.60-$1.00 coupon .86 each (not a super deal but we needed tissues)

Total = 20.55
spend $20 you get $4 off
$4.00 of airwick
4.00 ECB from the soft soap promo
3.49 ECB from the skintimate shaving cream last’s weeks free product (ECB)
$1.00 off tissue CVS got it from the scanner on a previous trip
$1.00 off toothpaste
$1.00 sure
$.75 off sure
Paid $1.31

Buy things to make your total $20.00 before the coupons so you can use your spend $20 get $4 off

Then in my second transaction I bought
1 softsoap body wash $4.99 this is the other “free” product you will get $4.99 in extra care bucks back used the $1.50 off coupon that I found in the CVS magazine, Reinventing Beauty, I bought for $.99

4 Pepsi for $5 and a free Sierra mist so $6 2 liters for $5 $.83 each *NOTE this deal could have been even nicer with the following Buy one, Get one free Sierra Mist coupon HERE

2 softsoap refills for $3.99 each = $7.98 used (2) $2.00 off coupons found in the CVS magazine. I bought 2 for $.99 each because of all the coupons in them

Then the Aveeno products which I posted about
I bought positively ageless sun block $10.99
positively ageless daily cleanser $9.99 and positively ageless firming body lotion $8.99
My total was $29.97 used $10.00 off coupon found at (will get $10.00 in ECB)

Total spent 47.94
Used $4 off $20
$1.50 soft soap
$ 2 soft soap
$2 soft soap
$10 off Aveeno product

Used $7.98 from the toothpaste in the previous order
Used $2.00 from the secret deodorant
Used $4.00 in ECB from a previous softsoap purchase

Total paid 14.46
On my receipt printed out 4.00 ECB for Soft Soap refills (this promo can be done 5 times)
$10.00 for Aveeno
$4.49 for the Soft Soap Body wash

Total paid back on this order $4.03
Total paid back $4.03- $1.31 paid out of pocket in previous order= $2.72 total CVS paid me to take $68.49 worth of items off their hands

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