My Weekly Shopping- Saved 75%

by Laura on March 13, 2011

So thought I would try to take the time each week to show you where I usually shop and what coupons I use.  These stores were from Wednesday to today (that way I hit all the current sales).  Remember I live in an area where it is under a mile to each of these locations- I know for some of you this isn’t possible.

This week I didn’t really need much, so it was pretty lean. Wednesday I will be looking for some deals on fruit- this warm weather makes me want some! I did not include sales tax on my totals below.

Rite Aid
Purex Fabric Softener Crystals Reg. Price $5.99
On sale for $3.99
- $2/1 Purex Complete Crystals Softener, exp. 4-30-11 (RP 03/13/11)
- $1 off Rite Aid Video Values Coupon for Purex
Final Price: $.99 BUT received $1 in Up Rewards to use on my next visit

Walgreens
Rite Guard Men’s Deoderant Reg. Price $4.43
On Sale Buy One Get One Free
Use FREE Right Guard Body Wash/Deodorant wyb Select Items (RP 3/13/11)
Final Price: 2 FREE ( I had two coupons so I got 4 free)

Food Lion
Food Lion Onion Soup Mix $1.09
10 2L Pepsi Products $12.50
- “The Big Deal” sale – $5.00
Chuck Roast $9.78
- Sale subtracts $3.45
Final Total: $14.92
But 5 of those 2L were picked up for someone else so I get $3.75 in cash back
Total After Reimbursement: $11.17

Farm Fresh
6 Steamfresh Vegetables Reg. Price $2.29
On sale $1.00 each
Used 2 – $1/3 Birds Eye Steamfresh Varieties, exp. 3-13 (SS 01/23/11) (this coupon doubled on Wednesday)
4 Starkist Tuna Pouches Reg. Price $1.59
On sale $1.39
Used 2 – $0.75/2 Starkist Product, exp. 4-17-11 (RP 03/06/11) (coupon doubled)
5lb bag potatoes $2.50
- $1.50 off your next purchase at Farm Fresh (from a previous visit)
Richfood Sour Cream $.99
Final Total: $6.55

Total Before Sales and Coupons: $70.67 (yes there is no chance I would have paid that in real life)
Total After Sales, Coupons and Reimbursement: $18.71 plus $1 in store credit

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