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Posted: May 23, 2011

There is a new $2.00 off coupon for Renu multi-purpose solution available on  Plus you can use the $3.00 off Walgreens Renu Contact Solution Coupon in the May Coupon Book to pick it up at Walgreens for only $3.99.

Renu Multi-Purpose Solution $8.99
Use the $2/1 Renu Fresh or Renu Sensitive Multi-Purpose Solution printable
Stack with $3/1 Renu Multipurpose/Disinfectant Solution, exp. 5-28 (Wags, May)
Final Price = $3.99

Listerine Whitening + Restoring 16oz $5.99
Part of Buy 2, get $4 RR Catalina deal (valid through 6/12)
Buy 2 Listerine Whitening + Restoring = $11.98
Use 2 $1/1 coupons found in the 5/22 RP
Plus, use the $3 off in-ad coupon (will deduct $6)
Pay $3.98
Get back $4 RR
Final Price=FREE!

Finish Jet Dry Rinse Agent $3.99-4.29 = $1.50 RR (through 5/28)
Use the $1/1 coupon found in the 4/17 SS (some regions received $0.55/1 coupons) or the 0.75/1 coupon found here
Plus, use the regional $1.50/1 Finish Walgreens store coupon found in the 5/22 SS
Pay as low as $1.49
Get back $1.50 RR

Final price= FREE!

Cap’n Crunch 5.5oz Cereal $1
Use the $0.50/1 Cap’n Crunch Cereal, exp. 8-31-11 (RP 04/17/11 #2)
Final Price =  $0.50

Buy 2 Viva Paper Towels, 6 rolls pk $5.99 = $4 RR
Use the $0.50/2 Viva Paper Towels printable
Pay $11.48
Get back a $4 RR
Final Price = $7.48 total – $3.74 per 6-pack.

Lindt Chocolate Bars 2/$3
Use the $1/2 Lindt or Lindor Bar, exp. 5-28-11 (Walgreens, May)
Final Price = $1 each.

Keep your eyes peeled for Clearance Hawaiian Tropic sunscreen!!!!

Buy 8 Hawaiian Tropic Ozone Ultimate Continuous Spray SPF 55 Sunscreen (6oz) $3.24 each
Total = $25.92
(Part of Spend $25 on participating products = $10 RR)
Use 8 $2/1 coupons found in the 5/22 SS (some regions received $1/1 coupons)
Pay as low as $9.92
Get back $10 RR
Final Price= FREE!
There’s also a $1/1 coupons found in the May issue of All You mag.

Scunci + attached Bonus Pack $2 = $2 RR
Final Price= FREE!

View more Walgreens deals this week – just scroll past this post to view all the Walgreens deals posted lately!

Posted: May 20, 2011

CVS Deal provided by Time2Save!

Read my CVS Training Guide if you’re new to extreme couponing!

There is a cuckoo gas card promo at CVS that will be running May 22nd-August 28th. Once you reach the $30 required purchase threshold, a special coupon will print on the receipt that can be redeemed immediately in store for a $10 gas card.  You can only earn 1 gift card per week, and the $30 must be purchased in a week since new items will be part of the promotion in future weeks.

The deals for the gas card will change each week – here’s next weeks:


Posted: May 19, 2011

Various flavors of Lunchables are on price cut for $1.35, so use this $1.00 off lunchables with fruit printable coupon to score these for $.35!

Thanks, MyDallasMommy!

Wrigley’s 5 Gum Single Pack $1.27 – $1.37
Use the $1/2 Wrigley’s 5 Gum Single Packs 15-ct. Target store coupon found here
Plus, use the $1/2 SmartSource coupon (use zip code 62946)
Final Price=$0.27!

Dentyne Pure Herbal Mint Gum Single Pack $1.04
Use the $1/1 target printable
Final Price=$0.04!

Posted: May 16, 2011

Part of the ABC’s of Couponing Guide

What is a Double Coupon?

First, let’s start with what double coupons aren’t.  I have heard people think you are using two manufacturer coupons on one item.  That is illegal and it not what double coupons mean.  Second, I have heard people think it simply means coupon stacking (when you use one store coupon and one manufacturer coupon on one item).  Stacking is valid and legal at many stores, but this is not what double coupons mean.  There is no such thing as a “double coupon”. What there are, however, are stores that allow you to double a coupon.

You use the same coupons you find in your local Sunday paper or print online.  Certain stores will let you double the value of the coupon.  When you redeem the the coupon at your local store during a double coupon promotion you will get twice the value of the coupon taken off the one item. If a coupon on a package of Huggies is $.50 off, you’ll get $1.00 off your package of Huggies.

Some coupons say “do not double” – read my post on Do Not Double coupons, why they say this, and why you can still double these in most cases!

When a store “doubles a coupon”, the store still only gets refunded the value of the coupon from the manufacturer.   They take the extra amount they doubled out of their own pockets, as an advertising expense.

You can use double coupons to get high value items free!  If a razor is normally $8, but is on sale for $4 (or on sale for $8 and is BOGO free), and you have two $2 off coupons, and your store doubles up $2, they would take off $4 for each razor, and then you would get both razors free!

Do you have a list of which stores double coupons?
Some stores don’t advertise that they double- so make sure to ask!   Other stores only double on certain days of the week, every week.  Kmart doubles randomly, and sometimes it is up to $.99 and other times it is up to $2.00, they just advertise it in their weekly circular.   Please leave a comment and let us know which stores in your area double, so we can create a master list.  Here is a list of over 20 stores and whether they double or not is listed on their policies page.

Know the rules of your store before you shop:

  • The store may limit your total coupons used to no more than 75 (or another number) per transaction or visit.
  • Stores may limit you to no more than 4 coupons for the purchase of 4 of the same items.
  • Each store doubles to different amounts; some stores double coupons $.50 and under, other stores double coupons up to $2.00.
  • Some stores won’t let you double coupons on clearance items.

Sharing is caring: Don’t go crazy and buy 100 of an item and clear the shelf.   If you know a great deal is coming, ask your store to order you extra of the item.

Tips for making your trip less stressful for you (and the cashier):

  • Bring the stores circular ad that advertises the double coupons. Some cashiers don’t know about their own stores promotions.
  • Have your coupons out and ready to scan before you get to the register. Put the same items together when checking out, and have your coupons in the same order as your products are being scanned.  Sometimes when items don’t match-up and the cashier has to scan the register tap to find them, this will make it easier for them to find the coupons and products because they are in order.
  • Hand the cashier each coupon one-at-a-time so that you can verify that non stick together and you are getting all your savings.

Do I have to pay taxes on items I get for free?
This varies by store but most registers will still ring up the total tax due.

This is part 4 of a 26 part “ABC’s of Couponing” series

Posted: April 20, 2011

Dog food deals, cat food deals, and coupons for pets can now be found in our weekly feature “Pet Deals & Coupons This Week”!  If you have a pet giveaway going on, leave a comment in the comments sections below to let everyone know!


Blue Buffalo Dog and Cat Food, 6 lb bags- $11.99
10% Off with Pals Card
Use $5 Blue Buffalo Dog or Cat Food Coupon (4/10 SS)
=$5.79 , after coupon and discount

Tidy Cats Clay Litter, 20 lbs + 5lbs- $3.99
Use $1.50/1 Tidy Cats Litter Coupon (1/30 RP)
= as low as $2.49, after coupon


Scotch Fur Fighter Floor Tool Sweeper- $9.99
Use $4/1 Scotch Fur Fighter Floor Tool Coupon (4/10 SS)
Or Use$2/1 Scotch Fur Fighter Floor Tool Coupon
Stack with $2/1 Scotch Fur Fighter Floor Tool Coupon (Target)
=$3.99, after $4 & $2 coupon

Purina ONE beyOnd dog or cat food, 3 or 3.5lbs- $7.49
Use $2/1 Purina ONE beyOnd pet food coupon (printable)
$2/1 Purina ONE beyOnd pet food coupon (4/17 SS #2)
Use $2/1 Purina ONE beyOnd coupon (Target)
= $3.49, after $2 manufacturer coupon and $2 store coupon

Purina Tidy Cats Litter, 20 lbs- $6.99
Use $1.50 off Purina Tidy Cats Litter Coupon (1/30 RP)
Use $1 off Purina Tidy Cats Litter Coupon (1/30 RP)
or $1/1 Purina Tidy Cats Litter Coupon (printable)
= as low as $4.49, after coupon

Pet Coupons & Freebies:

Free Sample Rachel Ray Nutrish Dog Food (click “Switch to Nutrish”)

$7/1 The Honest Kitchen Pet Food Coupon, 7 or 10 lb box (available at end of survey)

$1.50 The Goodlife Recipe Cat Food Coupon

Pet Giveaways:

$250 worth of Blue Buffalo dog and cat food coupons (ends 4/24)

Go to My Pet Savings for more deals on pet products. My Pet Savings helps pet owners save money by providing the latest pet coupons, pet deals and freebies.

Posted: April 19, 2011

Ulta Beauty coupon
$5 off any $10 purchase with this printable coupon. For online purchases, enter coupon code 19257 during checkout. Thanks Savingal4

Posted: April 14, 2011

FisherPrice Laugh & Learn Love to Play Puppy in brown (NOT pink) on sale for $15.09 (Do a price check if this toy isn’t marked on sale)
Use the 20% off FisherPrice Target store coupon found here (will deduct $3.02)
PLUS use $5 off Fisher-Price® Laugh & Learn™ Love to Play Puppy™ manufacturer’s coupon
Final cost only $7.07! My daughter has this and loves it!

Plus, print:

Posted: April 12, 2011

Publix Ad Deals
04/13-04/19 or 04/14-04/20 depending on your area provided by Passionate Penny Pincher – a cuckoo Publix store expert!

Read Publix Coupon Policy if you’re new to extreme couponing at Publix! Confused about where to get coupons that aren’t printable – learn how to get those coupons!

Important Publix Ad Deals Info:

*Denotes Cuckoo Stock Up Price (and great donation deal!)

Florida Prices (when they are different FL prices are in GREEN)!

BOGO: The price listed is after the BOGO savings, so if you’re a Florida shopper remember you’ll need to purchase two items to get that price.

Click on the “display all matchups” button under the matchups to view the full list!!!


Posted: April 4, 2011

Let’s break couponing down to be fun and easy, not extreme and time-consuming!

Question from a reader:

I’m confused by the BOGO sales when they are matched up with BOGO coupons, how do the items come out free?

This is one question which is not easily answered.  At most stores, if a sale is buy one get one free, then you purchase one and the other is free.  So if you use a BOGO free coupon on top of the sale, both products end up free.

But at some stores, they say if you have to actually be paying for one, so you will end up buying three, and getting two for free.

I like the wording My Coupon Library used to explain this:

The coupon acts as payment for the one bought and then they give you the second as part of their store promotion. The store gets paid for the item when they submit the coupon. The manufacturer was paid for both the items when the store bought the products and then only gives money back for one of the items when the coupon is submitted.

There are some stores however that treat these sales and coupons a little differently. Rather than giving you the item for free, you buy one and then receive two free (one free for the coupon and one free for their sale). It just depends on how the store accepts the coupon

If you combine BOBO free sale with a BOBO 1/2 coupon you could pay half off the price for one item and get the second item free. Again, I definitely recommend you talk to the manager at your local store because most stores reserve the right to allow their manager to refuse any coupons at their discretion

Posted: March 31, 2011

Part of the ABC’s of Couponing Guide
Let’s break couponing down to be fun and easy, not extreme and time-consuming!

Have you ever ran to the store to score an awesome deal, then find the store is sold out? Before you start to pout, think about getting a rain check.

A rain check is a slip of paper that you can get from a store when they are out of an item that is on sale. The slip of paper allows you to come back when they have the item back in stock to purchase it for the sale price.  Often the store associate will sign the piece of paper to verify it since it won’t have a barcode.

So even after the sale ends, you can come back and get the item for the sale price!  Sounds great, but keep in mind:

  • Check your coupons expiration dates!  No use going through the trouble of getting a rain check if the coupons you need to get the cuckoo deal will be expired by the time the store is back in stock.
  • Items on Buy 10, get $4 off sales usually you will not be able to get rain checks on, unless you plan on getting all 10 items on the raincheck.
  • Clearance items aren’t valid for rain checks.  Only sale prices.
  • Register rewards from Walgreens, and Plenti Points from Rite Aid are not eligible for rain checks.
  • EB’s at CVS are eligible for rain checks.   I cut the ad out so I remember what it is I wanted, and what the limits are so when I go to redeem the rain check I make sure to get the correct items and EB’s.

Next time you are in a store for a sale and it is wiped out, think about getting a rain check! Then when you go to use the raincheck, tell the cashier before you swipe the groceries so the cashier can scan them correctly.

If you go back to the store and the items still are not back in stock, make sure to request to have the rain check expiration date extended.   On great sales you may have to extend these for several weeks.

To view individual stores rain check policies, view my store coupon policies!

View more of my coupon training posts!

Posted: March 4, 2011

Price Chopper (NorthEast) Deals Provided by I am THAT lady

Key: *** Good Deals, **** Great Deals, ***** Cuckoo ( Stock Up!)

This list will be updated throughout the week as I find more deals.
Add the items you plan to buy to create a printable shopping list! Then click the “Create List” button below.


Here are some new Price Chopper Store coupons that came out today!

Stack this Purex Store coupon with the $1/1 Purex Laundry Detergent coupon from the 2/20 RP = FREE Purex!!!

Plus get an 8 oz. bowl of Hot chili for only 25¢

Create a Printable Shopping List:
Just add the items you plan to buy & click the “Create List” button below.

Create List feature is a new feature in Beta Testing. Please leave a comment with problems or suggestions to make it better!

Adding deals to your printable shopping list won’t work in RSS feeds or emails – visit the site to use this feature.

Posted: March 3, 2011

We’ve added more coupons to our Retail Coupon Database!   Go there before you go shopping to make sure there are no coupons in there I forgot to post about!

Michael’s Craft Store has  new coupons: 50% off one regular priced item Michael’s coupon good for March 4th and 5th!  Plus a 40% off coupon.

Thanks to The Prudent Patron

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