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  • The Drugstore Game This Week: Starter CVS Transactions 9/19 – 9/25/10

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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 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 Right Guard Total Defense 5 – $2.49

    – $1.50 Right Guard Total Defense 5 printable

    Pay: 99 cents + tax
    Receive: $2 ECB

    Transaction #2:
    1 Schick Hydro shave gel 8.4 oz. – $2.79
    1 Right Guard Total Defense 5 – $2.49

    – $1/1 Schick Hydro Shave Gel from 8/8 SS
    – $1.50 Right Guard Total Defense 5 printable
    – $2 ECB from previous transaction

    Pay: 78 cents + tax
    Receive: $1.80 ECB for Schick + $2 ECB for Right Guard

    Transaction #3:
    1 Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick – $6.99

    – $2/1 Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick printable
    – $1.80 ECB for Schick
    – $2 ECB for Right Guard

    Pay: $1.19 + tax
    Receive: $5 ECB