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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter CVS Transactions 5/9 – 5/15/10


    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 CVS.

    You’ll find a list of this week’s CVS deals here. In these transactions, I assume that you do not have any ECBs to start with.

    Transaction #1:
    1 Crest Pro Health Toothpaste or Rinse – $3.50

    – $0.75/1 Crest Rinse or $0.75/1 Toothpaste or Liquid Gel from 5/2 P&G

    Pay: $2.75 + tax
    Receive: $3.50 ECB

    Transaction #2:
    1 u by Kotex – $4.99

    – $1/1 U by Kotex Tampons, Liners or Pads from 4/18 SS or $1/1 U by Kotex Product from April All You
    – $3.50 ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: 49 cents + tax
    Receive: $4.99 ECB

    Transaction #3:
    2 Right Guard Total Defense – $2.99 each
    1 Schick Hydro 3 or Hydro 5 Razor System – $8.99

    – $3/2 Right Guard Total Defense printable
    – $5/1 Schick Hydro Razor from 5/9 SS
    – $4.99 ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: $1.98 + tax
    Receive: $2 ECB for Right Guard + $4 ECB for Schick


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