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


    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 scenarios, I assume that you do not have any Register Rewards to start.

    Transaction #1:
    1 Crest Toothpaste or Oral B Indicator toothbrush $1.99
    3 Reach Floss or Prevent Toothbrush 99 cents each with in-ad coupon
    1 Gain dish liquid soap $0.89 with in-ad coupon

    – $1/1 Crest Toothpaste or $1/1 Oral-B CrossAction, Pulsar or Cavity Toothbrush from 8/29 P&G (SoCal got 75 cents/1)
    – $3/3 Listerine, Reach Toothbrush, Floss, or Flosser from 8/1 SS (hand this coupon over before the in-ad coupon to prevent beeps)
    – $1/1 Gain dish soap from 8/29 P&G (hand this coupon over before the in-ad coupon to prevent beeps)

    Pay: 85 cents + tax
    Receive: $1 RR

    Transaction #2:
    1 Thermacare Heatwrap single $2.49
    1 filler, e.g., Royal Gelatin 20 cents with in-ad coupon

    – $1/1 Thermacare HeatWrap printable
    – $1 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: 69 cents + tax
    Receive: $1.50 RR