Sunday, January 9, 2011

Today's Haul

Make sure to take advantage of this weeks Can Can sale at Shoprite. Also, stock up on soda at CVS this week. Cases of Pepsi products are 6 cases for $20, plus get a $10 coupon back for your next purchase. This coupon can be used in the same day, so if you have other things you need to buy at CVS split your purchase into 2 transactions.

Here is how we took advantage of these deals. It took 1 hour of planning before we went to the stores, figuring out what we were going to buy, checking all of the circulars, and making sure we had the approprite coupons. We shopped in 3 stores over a 2 hour period.

CVS Purchases:
  • 6 12-packs of soda
  • 2 Nivea lip balms
  • 1 clinical strength Deoderant
  • 20 count Finish dishwasher Gel Packs
  • 3 cans tuna
A&P Purchases:
  • 3 3-liter jugs Poland Spring
  • 10 cans Progressive Soup
  • 2# Sweet Potates
  • 1# Baby Carrots
  • 8oz Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 1 Old El Paso Taco Dinner kit
  • 1.6# Ground Beef
Shoprite Purchases:
  • 10 cans assorted vegetables and beans
  • 4 cans tuna
  • 12 cans crushed and plum tomatoes
  • 15 boxes of pasta
  • 3 boxes Zatarans Rice mixes
  • 1 box brownie mix
  • 1 box 100-cal nut packs
  • 4 boxes cereal
  • 2 boxes microwave popcorn
  • 5 12-packs of soda
  • 2 yogurt cups
  • 1 dozen eggs
Total before sales coupons and savings: $233.87
Total spent: $87.03
% Savings: 63%

Based on actual prices before sales, we purchased 11 12-packs of soda, 1 clincial strength deoderant and 5 cans of soup. The rest of the items were free.

1 comment:

  1. Holy smoke! That savings is unbelievable! Okay, so I'll start clipping from this Sunday's paper. Any tips on how to keep them organized and easy to pull out when needed? ~