The Frugal Fanatic

Living Life and Saving Money!

Weekend Preview October 16, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 8:13 am

There should be two coupon inserts in your newspaper this weekend:

1 Smart Source

1 Red Plum

 

Saved 98% at Walgreens!! October 13, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 8:48 pm

At Walgreens, I spent 0.25 + tax and saved 15.80 or 98%!!

2 pkgs paper plates….nc….0.89 each

2 Halls Refreshers….0.50 each

1 Crest toothpaste….1.49

1 4pk Noxema razors….2.99

Got back $1 RR for Halls, $1.50 RR for toothpaste, and $3 RR for razors.

 

 

Saved 98% at CVS!!

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 8:38 pm

At CVS this week, I spent $0.45 + tax and saved $22.44 or 98%!!

1 Quaker granola bars…nc….2.50

1 Quaker oatmeal…..1.50

1 can soup….nc….0.50

1 pk Dial soap…nc…1.99

1 bag candy corn….FREE…used coupon from CVS scanner

2 Colgate toothpaste….1.99 each

1 card….nc…0.99

1 parsley……nc….0.99

Got back $2 ECB for Quaker, $5.98 ECB for toothpaste, $1 ECB for Dial!!

 

 

 

Saved 89% at Publix!!!

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 7:36 pm

Had a GREAT shop at Publix this week!!!  I spent $6.71 + tax and saved $51.78 or 89%!!!!

2 Progress bread crumbs….0.07 OVERAGE!

2 Ronzoni pasta…..0.61 OVERAGE!!

1 Hidden Valley drsg….0.27 OVERAGE

1 pack Thomas’ bagels….nc…..2.00

2 mulit pack Nabisco cookies…1.50 each

4 Yakisoba noodles….0.84 OVERAGE

2 CoffeeMate creamers….0.17 each

2 Classico pastas…nc…1.35 each

4 pkgs Athenos feta cheese….0.12 each!!

1 4pk Energizer rechargeable batteries…..FREE!!

 

 

Saved 27% at Kroger This Week

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 7:15 pm

No great deals at Kroger this week…I didn’t even use any coupons!  I just picked up the few things that were on sale that I needed.  I spent $34.35 + tax and saved $12.68 or 27%

1 frozen crowder peas…..1.25

2 frozen green beans….0.88 each

2 pkgs boneless chix breast…..5.17 and 4.92

1 gallon milk….2.48

1 pkg ground chuck….3.88

1 bag croutons….1.00

1 carton OJ…..1.99

1 dozen eggs….0.88

1 salad drsg mix….0.99

1 pkg turkey breast…..3.50

1 Parmesan cheese….2.19

1 Mexican rice mix…..1.79

1 box corn flakes….1.67

1.80 lbs bananas…..0.88

 

 

 

Made $14.82 at RiteAid!!!

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 6:37 pm

RiteAid has some great deals this week!!  I spent 24.60 + tax, but got back $3 in +UP Rewards AND will get back $36.42 in SCR.  So, all in all, I got all of this for free + made a profit of $14.82!!!  I’m loving RiteAid lately!!

4 Gain dish soap….total profit of 0.44

1 Blistex….nc…1.49….will get back 1.49 in SCR

1 Neilmed NasoGel…..3.99…..will get back 5.99 in SCR ($2 profit!)

1 Neilmed Nasal spray…..7.99….will get back 9.99 in SCR ($2 profit!)

1 Kids Eeze Soft chews….nc….4.99…will get back 4.99 in SCR

1 Pediacare cold medicine….3.99……will get back 4.99 in SCR ($1 profit!)

1 Sucrets…..nc….2.99…..will get back 2.99 in SCR

1 Palmer’s lip care….nc….1.99….will get back 1.99 in SCR

1 Comtrex……nc…..3.99….will get back 3.99 in SCR

4 Purex 3-n-1 Laundry sheets……paid $6 for all 4, but got back $3 in +UP Rewards, so 0.75 each!!

 

FREE Nail Polish and More at CVS!! October 5, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — sandra @ 9:29 pm

CVS also had some great deals this week, especially the FREE nail polish!!

I did two transactions (picture is of both together)

1st trans.  My subtotal was NEGATIVE 0.34, so I only had to pay part of the tax!  I saved 24.66 or 100%

1 Schick razor….4.97 (Got back $5 in ECBs, so free!)

1 contact solution…nc….7.99 (Got back $8 in ECBs, so free!)

6 candy bars….all for 0.50!

2nd trans.   Spent 0.24 + tax and saved 25.99 or 99%

4 Revlon nail polish…..2.99 each (Got back $3 in ECBs for each, so all FREE!)

1 bag cotton balls…nc…0.99

1 Halloween SoftSoap…..3.29

1 Halloween bag….1.99  (Got a CVS coupon for $5 off Halloween items, so ended up paying 0.28 for the soap and bag!)