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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter Rite Aid Transactions 3/14 – 3/20/10

    If you’re new to playing The Drugstore Game, these transactions should help you get started. If you don’t understand the transactions, read my Drugstore Game Primer, Common Sense with Money’s FAQ, and my explanation of How to Play The Drugstore Game at Rite Aid.

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Rite Aid deals here.

    Here’s my idea for this week:

    Transaction #1:
    1 Visine $6
    2 Band Aid bandages $3.98 ($1.99 each)
    1 Benadryl Cream, $3.99
    1 Johnson’s Baby Care Essentials to Go Kit $3.99
    1 Cortaid Cream $3.99

    - $5/$25 Video Values Coupon
    - $3/1 Visine in-ad coupon
    - $3/1 Visine Multi-Symptom Relief printable or $3/1 Visine Product from March All You
    - 2 x $1/1 Band-Aid Brand Product from 1/3 RP
    - $2/1 Benadryl RA printable
    - $1/1 Benadryl Product from 3/14 RP
    - $1/1 Johnson’s Baby Care product in-ad coupon
    - $1/1 Johnson’s Baby Product from 3/7 RP or printable
    - $2/1 Cortaid Product from 1/3 RP

    Pay: $1.95 + tax
    Receive: You have $21.95 toward the Buy $50 of Johnson’s products, Get a $25 gift card SCR #24

    Transaction #2:
    1 Visine $6
    1 Benadryl Cream, $3.99
    1 Johnson’s Baby Care Essentials to Go Kit $3.99
    1 Post Cereal $1.88
    1 small filler, as close as you can get to 14 cents

    - $3/$15 printable
    - $3/1 Visine in-ad coupon
    - $3/1 Visine Multi-Symptom Relief printable or $3/1 Visine Product from March All You
    - $2/1 Benadryl RA printable
    - $1/1 Benadryl Product from 3/14 RP
    - $1/1 Johnson’s Baby Care product in-ad coupon
    - $1/1 Johnson’s Baby Product from 3/7 RP or printable
    - $2/1 Post Shredded Wheat or Grape Nuts printable

    Pay: (cost of filler – 14 cents) + tax
    Receive: You now have $35.93 toward the Buy $50 of Johnson’s products, Get a $25 gift card SCR #24

    Transaction #3:
    1 Visine $6
    1 Johnson’s Baby Care Essentials to Go Kit $3.99
    1 Cortaid Cream $3.99
    1 Johnson’s Baby Soap* (comes in pink box) $1.99

    - $3/$15 printable
    - $3/1 Visine in-ad coupon
    - $3/1 Visine Multi-Symptom Relief printable or $3/1 Visine Product from March All You
    - $1/1 Johnson’s Baby Care product in-ad coupon
    - $1/1 Johnson’s Baby Product from 3/7 RP or printable
    - $2/1 Cortaid Product from 1/3 RP

    Pay: $2.97 + tax
    Receive: $25 gift card for SCR #24

    Summary: Get a $25 gift card for less than $5 + tax out of pocket, plus take all of these items home

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