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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter CVS Transactions 8/22 – 8/28/10

    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 ProHealth Toothpaste $3.49

    – $1/1 Crest Toothpaste from 8/1 P&G

    Pay: $2.49 + tax
    Receive: $2.50 ECB

    Transaction #2:
    1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor $9.97

    – $4/1 Gillette Fusion Razor from 8/1 P&G
    – $2.50 ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: $3.47 + tax
    Receive: $5 ECB

    Transaction #3:
    1 Blink Gel Tears $7.99

    – $1/1 Blink Tears from 8/15 RP
    – $5 ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: $1.99 + tax
    Receive: $7.99 ECB