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  • CVS Starter Scenarios: 7/17 – 7/23/11


    You’ll find a list of this week’s CVS 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 CVS.

    Be sure to sign up for a free CVS Extra Care card – you’ll need it for the following deals (get it in store instead of online so they give you the card right away). You may also want to pick up a CVS green bag tag to earn ECBs for using reusable bags.

    Transaction Idea:
    1 Crest Baking Soda/Peroxide, Cavity, Tartar Control, or Cool Gel 6.4 oz, w/ Scope 4.4 @ $1.99
    1 Oral-B Indicator Toothbrush @ $1.99

    $1/1 Crest Toothpaste or Liquid Gel 6/5 P&G
    $2/1 Oral-B Pulsar, CrossAction, Advantage or 2 Indicator or Cavity Defense Manual Toothbrushes 7/3 P&G

    Pay: $1.98 + tax
    Receive: $1 EBC for Crest + $1 ECB for Oral B

    You can then use the $2 ECB to buy more sale items, or hold onto them to roll next week.