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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter Walgreens 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 Walgreens. You can find a list of this week’s deals here. In these transactions, I assume that you do not have any Register Rewards to start.

    Transaction #1:
    1 Celsius Green Tea 4pk $4.99

    – $3/1 Celsius 4pk from 4/25 SS (regional coupon that we didn’t get in SoCal; you can use this $2/1 printable instead)

    Pay: $1.99 + tax
    Receive: $3 RR

    Transaction #2:
    4 Reach Crystal Toothbrush and/or Floss $1.79 each (price may vary)
    1 filler, e.g., novelty pencil or highlighter 9 cents with in-ad coupon

    – 4 x $1/1 Reach Floss or Toothbrush from 4/11 RP
    – $3 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: 25 cents + tax
    Receive: $4 RR

    Transaction #3:
    1 Gillette Fusion Proglide $9.89
    1 filler, e.g., novelty pencil or highlighter 9 cents with in-ad coupon

    – $4/1 Gillette Fusion Razor from 6/6 P&G
    – $4 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: $1.89 + tax
    Receive: $5 RR