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Both Wags and Rite Aid are having four-day sales starting tomorrow. I highlighted the best deals earlier in the week, but here are a couple of scenarios you could work around.

My Rite Aid Scenario for 12/15

3 Disney Figurines, $0.99, on sale for 25% off.
3 Disney Puzzles, $0.99, on sale for 25% off.
2 Wonderful Pistachios, 2/$5.
2 Frosted MiniWheats, 2/$5
2 Ecotools, $2.99, on sale for BOGO 50% off.
2 Colgate Sensitive, $3.50
2 Rite Aid brand tape, $1.49, on BOGO.
1 Advil Congestion Relief 10 ct, $4.99.
1 Gillette Fusion Manual or Power Razor, $9.49.

Total $41.89

Use 2x $1/1 Wonderful Pistachios from 11/21 SS or $1/1 printable
Use 2x $1.50/1 Frosted MiniWheats printable (no longer available, unfortunately)
Use $2/1 Advil printable coupon
Use $1/1 Advil Video Values coupon
Use 1x $4/1 Gillette Razor

$31.89 oop

And get back:
6x $2 UPR for Disney toys
1x $1 UPR for Pistachios
1x $2 UPR for MiniWheats
1x $5 UPR for Ecotools
2x $3.50 UPR for Colgate
2x $1 UPR for tape
1x $3 UPR for Advil
1x $5 UPR for Gillette

Total profit $4.11

Of course, this is just the deal that I’m doing tomorrow based on my coupons. If you don’t have the MiniWheats coupon or still have the $0.75/1 Colgate coupon or have the Air Wick candle coupons, there are many different deals to be had.

 

Now, for Walgreens I have 3 of the $5 Super Jingle Cash from last week. I normally don’t mind having extra RR because I can just use them at Safeway as MQs, but the Super Jingle Cash are actually store coupons. They also state only one can be redeemed per transaction, so I need to have three separate transactions to burn through these before Sunday.

My Walgreens Scenario for 12/15

Transaction 1:
1 Revlon Top Speed Nail Enamel, $5.99
3 Mars Candy, $1.17
1 Christmas Tumbler, $0.12

$7.28 total.

Use $1/1 Revlon from Bright and Beautiful Guide (available at Cosmetics)
Use $2/3 Mars from 12/5 RP
Use $5 Super Jingle Cash

Pay $0.12 oop

Get back $5 Revlon RR

Transaction 2:
1 Activ-On Joint and Muscle, $7.99
1 Walgreens Energy Booster, $3

$10.99 total

Use $5 Revlon RR
Use $5 Super Jingle Cash

Pay $0.99 oop

Get back $8 Activ-On RR
Get back $3 Energy RR

Transaction 3:
1 Coffee-Mate, $1.50
1 Revlon Top Speed Nail Enamel, $5.99
1 Goody Hair Ties, $2
3 Mars Candy, $1.17
2 Toys on BOGO, $6.99
1 Scotch Mailer, $0.39
2 Blue Diamond Almonds, 2/$4

$22.04 total

Use $1/1 Coffee-Mate printable (Like them on Facebook)
Use $1/1 Revlon from Bright and Beautiful Guide
Use $2/3 Mars from 12/5 RP
Use $0.60/2 Blue Diamond Almonds
Use $5 Super Jingle Cash
Use $8 Activ-On RR
USe $3 Energy RR

Pay $1.44 oop

Get back $5 Revlon RR
Get back $2 Goody RR

So, total cost for Walgreens will be $9.44, but only $2.55 out of pocket.

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Lingo:

SS - Smart Source insert
RP - Red Plum insert
PG - P&G insert
Q - coupon
MQ - manufacturer's coupon
TQ - Target coupon
RAQ - Rite Aid coupon
WQ - Walgreens coupon
RR - Register Reward (Walgreens)
UPR - UP Reward (Rite Aid)
OOP - out of pocket
VV - Rite Aid's Video Values program
SCR - Rite Aid's Single Check Rebate program
GOS - Rite Aid's Gift of Savings program
wyb - when you buy (____)
psa - prices start at