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  • Walgreens Starter Scenarios: 4/22 – 4/28/2012

    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:
    1 Cool+D Menopause Relief Tablets @ $10

    $2/1 iCool For Menopause or +D For Menopause + Bone Building from 2/19 Red Plum

    Pay: $8 + tax
    Receive: $10 RR

    Transaction #2:
    1 Psoriasin Psoriasis Relief Gel @ $5
    1 U by Kotex Sleek Tampons @ $3.99
    1 Finesse Shampoo, Conditioner, or Styling Product @ $1.99
    1 Wet Ones Antibacterial Wipes @ $2

    $1/1 Kotex U Product from 3/25 Smart Source
    $1/1 Finesse from 4/22 Smart Source
    $0.75/1 Wet Ones Wipes Product from 4/22 Smart Source
    $10 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: $0.23 + tax
    Receive: $5 RR for Psoriasin & $3 RR for Kotex

    Transaction #3:
    2 Scrubbing Bubbles @ $2.99 each
    1 Shout Spray @ $2.99
    2 Kleenex @ $1.39 & BOGO Free {online price}
    1 Nice! Gelatin @ $0.25

    $2 off 2 Scrubbing Bubbles Bathroom Cleaners from 3/11 Smart Source
    $0.55/1 Shout product from 3/25 Smart Source
    $5 RR from previous transaction
    $3 RR from previous transaction

    Pay: $0.06 + tax
    Receive: $2 RR

    In sum, you’ll pay $8.29 + tax for menopause relief, psoriasis gel, a pack of tampons, a hair product, antibacterial wipes, 2 bathroom cleaners, stain remover, 2 boxes of tissue, and a packet of gelatin – plus you’ll have a $2 RR to roll next or spend this week, making your net cost just $6.29 + tax for all of these items!

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