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Drug store deals 2-21

Posted February 21, 2010

This week’s drug store deals are a little less exciting than in recent weeks but there are still some good deals to be found. Freebies for the week include Ear Rinse (not the most glamorous freebie but a great one if you use the rinse), Colgate Toothpaste and Bayer Meters. Printable coupons for the deals listed can be found in the box to the right.

CVS DEALS
February 21 – February 27, 2010

From January 17 – March 15 earn double bucks – 4% on CVS/Pharmacy Brand Items and $2 ECB for every 2 prescriptions purchased. Must present certificate in the Sunday ad and have the bar code scanned.

Ear Rinse, 1oz
Sale: $7.99
ECB: $7.99
Total = FREE
Limit 1

Colgate Max Fresh Toothpaste, 4.6 – 6 oz.
Sale: $2.99
ECB: $2.00
MQ: $1/1 from January ALL YOU magazine or $.75/1 coupon from 2/21
Total = .24 or 1 cent money maker depending on the coupon you have
Limit 1

Colgate Toothbrushes: 360, Max Fresh, or Kids
Sale: Prices starting at $1.99
ECB Deal: Spend $10 get $5
MQ: $.75/1 Colgate 360 manual toothbrush from 2/21
Limit 1

Mennen Speedstick Stain Guard
Sale: $2.99
ECB: $2 ECB
Total after ECB = .99
Limit 2

Physician's Formula Bamboo Wear Powder or Bronzer refill
Sale: Prices starting at $6.99
ECB: $5.00
MQ: $5/1 PF Bronzer coupon found on tearpads in some stores or on some of the Bronzer products
Total after ECB and Coupon = FREE ($3 money maker!)
Total after ECB = $1.99

Almay Intense-i Color (shadow, liner or mascara)
Sale: $5.99
ECB: $2.00
MQ: $2/1 coupon from 2/7
Total after ECB and MQ: $1.99
Limit 1

Almay Smart Shade or Smart Balance foundation
Sale: $9.99
ECB: $5.00
MQ: $2/1 coupon from 2/7
Total after MQ and ECB: $2.99
Limit 1

Rimmel Buy 1 Get 1 50%
Sale: prices starting at $2.99
MQ: $3/1 Rimmel Mascara from ALL YOU magazine, $1/1 from 12/13, $1/1 Rimmel Lasting Finish from 12/13

L'Oreal True Match foundation
Sale: $7.00
MQ: $3/1 True Match coupon from 1/3
Total = $4.00

Clean & Clear products
Sale: Prices starting at $4.99
ECB Deal: Spend $15 get $5 ECB
MQ: $2/1 coupon from 1/10 or $5/1 printable coupon for Advantage Kit

2X Ultra Tide or Gain (HE or regular) 48-64 loads
Sale: $10.99
ECB: $2
MQ: $.35/1 Tide coupon from 2/7 or $.60/1 Gain coupon from 2/7 or $1/1 Tide coupon from 1/17
Limit 2

Softsoap, 7.5 oz liquid
Sale: .88
MQ: .35/1 printable or .50 from March All You Magazine
Total after .50 coupon = .38

Dr Pepper, 7UP, Canada Dry, A&W, or Sunkist 12 packs
Sale: 4 for $13
ECB: $3 ECB when you buy 4
Total after ECB for 4 = $1.00 ($2.50 per 12 pack)
Limit 1

Quaker Instant Oatmeal
Sale: 2/$5
MQ: $1/1 coupon from 2/7
$1/1 Quaker Instant printable:
Total after sale and 2 coupons = 2/$3

Simply Asia Entrée
Sale: .99
MQ: .50 from 2/7
Total after MQ = .49


WALGREENS DEALS
February 21 – February 27, 2010

Hershey's Pieces, 10 or 10.5 oz.
Sale: 2/$5
MQ: $1/1 coupon from 1/31 inserts
RR: Buy $10, get $5 RR
Total for 4 bags with 4 coupons and RR = $1.00 (.25 per bag!)

Special K Bars
Sale: 2/$5
MQ: $1/2 coupon from 1/3 inserts
RR: $3 RR when you buy 2
Total for 2 after sale, RR and coupon = $1 (.50 per box)

Pepsi 12 packs cans
Sale: 3 for $10.92
Store coupon: buy 3 Pepsi 12 packs get 1 free – coupon on page 1 of ad
Total after sale and coupon for 4 = $10.92 ($2.73 per 12 pack)

Bayer Meter and Hunt’s Tomato Sauce Deal
Sale: $14.99 for Bayer Meter
MQ: Up to $30 Bayer Breeze 2 or Contour from 10-25 inserts (which makes the item free)
In Ad Coupon: Makes Hunts .39 cents each
RR: Buy $30 on qualifying items and get a $10 RR (the meter and tomato sauce both count)
Total for 2 meters and 1 tomato sauce when you use 2 meter coupons and in-ad tomato sauce coupon = .39 plus tax
Earn: $10.00 RR!
(thanks to hotcouponworld.com for this scenario!)

Tylenol Cold or Allergy Products
Sale $4.99 for Tylenol Cold, Allergy, Rapid Release, Caplets, Tablets, 20 or 24 ct or 8 oz liquid
RR: Get $3 RR WYB 2 or more participating products
MQ: $2 Tylenol Cold printable
Total for 2 after RR and 2 coupons = $2.98 ($1.49 each)

Gillette Fusion or Venus Razor products
Sale: $8.99
RR: $4.00
MQ: $4 Gillette Fusion Razor coupon from 2/7, $2 Venus Embrace or Spa Breeze system coupon from 2/7 AND use coupon for FREE Olay Body Wash when you buy Venus Embrace or Venus Breeze Razor from 2/7
Total for Gillette Fusion after coupon and RR = .99
Total for Venus and Olay body wash after coupons and RR = $2.99

Triaminic or Theraflu
Sale: 2/$10
RR: $5 when you buy 2
MQ: $1.50 off Triaminic printable HERE
and $2 off Theraflu printable coupon HERE

Benefiber, various sizes
Sale: $9.99 PLUS receive a coupon for a FREE 18 count stick pack at checkout when you buy one of the $9.99 Benefiber products in ad
MQ: $2 from 1/10 or $2 printable

Softsoap Hand Pump Soap Assorted Variety 7.5 oz $0.99 - .35 printable = .64

Hydrogen Peroxide 3%
Sale: 3/$1.00 with in-ad coupon on page 11

American Value Packet, Garden Flower or Garden Vegetable Seeds
Sale: 5/$1.00 with in-ad coupon on page 4
(It really is time to start thinking about planting your garden!)

Goody Ouchless Elastics for hair, 27 pack
Sale: $2.99
RR: $2.00
Total after sale and ECB’s = .99

Softsoap Liquid Hand Soap, 7.5 oz
Sale: .99
MQ: .35 printable or .50 from March All You Magazine
Total after .50 coupon = .45

Theater Box Candy (lemonheads, Swedish fish, sour patch kids)
Sale: .49

Royal Instant Pudding
Sale: 4 for $1.00 with in-ad coupon

Easter Candy Singles
Sale: .39 - .50 with in ad coupons on page 3

Nips Candy, 4 oz
Sale: .69 with in-ad coupon

Mentos Gum
Sale: .99
MQ: .55 from 2/21
Total = .44

Trident Layers Gum
Sale: .99
MQ: .75 from 2/7
Total = .24


RITE AID DEALS
February 21 – February 27, 2010

Rite Aid has a new promotion called The Game of Life.

This is the last week for the February Single Check Rebates. After this week you will want to enter your rebates online.

Johnson and Johnson baby products
Sale: Buy 1 at 4.49 get 1 for .01
MQ: 1.00/1 Johnson baby product from recent inserts
VV Coupon: 1.00/1 Video Values coupon
Total for 2 = $2.50 ($1.25 each)

Finesse Shampoo, Conditioner or Stylers
Sale: $2.99
SCR: $2.00
Total = .99
Limit 1

Rite Aid Cough Drops, Lip balm (2 pack), Acetaminophen or Ibuprophen (24 count)
Sale: BOGO

Halls Cough Drops
Sale: $1.49
MQ: .50 from 2/21
Total = .99

Coke or Coke Products 12 pack 12 oz cans
Sale: 3 for $8.99 with in-ad coupon on page 12
Total for 3 = $8.99 ($2.99 each)

Mentos Gum
Sale: $1.00
MQ: .55 from 2/21
Total = .45

Easter Candy Singles
Sale: .50 each

 

Couponing Terminology:
BOGO = buy one get one free
B1G1 = buy one get one free
Blinkie = Smart source coupon found in red boxes on store shelves
ECB = Extra Care Bucks (from CVS)
GC = Gift card or gift certificate
IP = Internet printable coupon
MQ = manufacturer coupon
Peelies = Coupons found on outside of package that can be peeled off and used to buy that item
PG or P & G = Proctor & Gamble insert from newspaper
RP = Red Plum coupon insert from newspaper
RR = Register Rewards (from Walgreens)
SCR = Single Check Rebate (from Rite Aid)
SS = SmartSource coupon insert from newspaper
VV = Video Values coupons from watching short videos/commercials at www.riteaid.com
WYB = when you buy


 

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  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Feb 22, 2010

    You are so welcome, HG!

  • Harleygirlie Feb 22, 2010

    Perfect timing, DH needs razors!
    Thanks Faye.