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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter CVS Transactions 7/11 – 7/17/10

    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: (deal good through Tuesday only)
    1 Paper Mate Pens 10 ct. – $0.99

    Pay: 99 cents + tax
    Receive: 99 cents ECB

    Transaction #2: (deal good through Tuesday only)
    1 Caliber 5 Soft Handle Scissors – $0.99

    – 99 cents ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: tax
    Receive: 99 cents ECB

    Transaction #3:
    1 Gillette ProGlide – $9.97

    – $4/1 Gillette Fusion Razor from 6/6 P&G
    – 99 cents ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: $4.98 + tax
    Receive: $5 ECB

    Transaction #4:
    1 Complete Multi Purpose Solution – $7.99

    – $2/1 Complete Solution from 5/16 RP
    – $5 ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: 99 cents + tax
    Receive: $7.99 ECB