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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter Walgreens Transactions 8/1 – 8/7/10

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    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 Walgreens deals here.

    Transaction #1:
    1 Crayola Crayons 24ct $1

    Pay: $1 + tax
    Receive: $1 RR

    Transaction #2:
    2 Kelloggs FiberPlus and/or Cinnabon cereal 2/$5
    1 small filler, e.g., 10 pack Penway #2 pencils 9 cents

    – 2 x $1/1 Kellogg’s FiberPlus Cereal printable or $1/1 Kellogg’s Cinnabon Cereal from 6/27 RP
    – $1 RR

    Pay: $2.09 + tax
    Receive: $2 RR

    Note: If neither cereal is included in the sale, skip to the next transaction. It won’t affect your total out of pocket much.

    Transaction #3:
    1 Complete Multipurpose solution 12oz $7.99

    – $2 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: $5.99 + tax
    Receive: $8 RR

    Transaction #4:
    1 Alive Energy Multivitamins 50ct (men or women’s) $10

    – $8 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: $2 + tax
    Receive: $10 RR

    Transaction #5:
    1 Complete Multipurpose solution 12oz $7.99
    1 Crayola Washable Markers 8ct classics or 20ct super tips $3

    – $10 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: 99 cents + tax
    Receive: $8 RR + $3 from Crayola mail-in rebate
    (the rebate form should print at register?)