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  • Walgreens Starter Scenarios: 6/19 – 6/25/11

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Walgreens deals here.

    If you’re new to The Drugstore Game, these new starter transactions will help you get your feet wet and show you how The Drugstore Game can save you money on things you already buy. If you don’t understand the transactions, read my Drugstore Game Primer, Common Sense with Money’s FAQ (which has a handy explanation of acronyms), and my explanation of How to Play The Drugstore Game at Walgreens. In these transactions, I assume that you do not have any Register Rewards to start with.

    Transaction #1:
    BUY:
    1 Gillette Fusion Proglide Razor $9.89

    USE:
    $4/1 Gillette Fusion ProGlide Razor 6/5/2011 P&G Insert

    Pay: $5.89 + tax
    Receive: $5 RR

    Transaction #2:
    BUY:
    1 Gatorade Prime $1.50
    1 Gatorade Perform $1
    1 Gatorade Recovery $2.50

    USE:
    $5 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: Tax
    Receive: Mail In Rebate form to make your purchase free

    In sum, you’ll pay $5.89 + tax for a razor and three Gatorade products, and you’ll get $5 back by mail when you submit the mail-in-rebate form. Factoring in the stamp, you’ll pay $1.33 + tax for all of these products, which is a great deal if you’ll use them.

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