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  • Top 10 Best Deals This Week: 1/22/2013

    One of the reasons Morning Coffee is so popular is that it gives you so much information in one place. So I’m starting a new feature here at CFO with a weekly list of the best deals available at the drugstores, Target, Ralphs/Kroger, and other stores. You can use it to decide which stores to hit this week, based on what you need. You might even use it to decide you can skip shopping for a week, because you don’t need what’s on sale. Let me know if you like it, and if it’s something you want to see every week!

    1. $0.40 Nature Valley Granola Bars @ Walgreens:
    The second $3 RR that prints in this deal is actually a mystery one, so it may or may not keep printing until the end of the week. I therefore recommend doing this deal as soon as possible:

    Buy (5) Nature Valley Granola Bars @ $2 each
    Use 2 x $0.50/2 Nature Valley Granola Bars or Nature Valley Granola Thins printable or from 1/6 SmartSource
    Pay $9
    Receive 1,000 Balance Rewards Points + 2 x $3 RR

    2. Small moneymaker on Sure or Brut deodorant @ Rite Aid:
    I like this deal because you don’t need any coupons. Sure and Brut deodorant are on sale for B1G1 Free this week, and there is a monthly deal for $2 +UP WYB 1. So you can get 2 free like this:

    Buy (2) Sure Antiperspirant/Deodorant @ $3.29 B1G1 FREE
    OR Buy (2) Brut Antiperspirant/Deodorant @ $3.49 B1G1 FREE
    Pay $3.29 or $3.49
    Receive 2 x $2 +UP Reward

    It actually works out to a $0.51 to $0.71 moneymaker before taxes!

    3. $1.66 Coke 12-packs @ CVS
    This week at CVS, you’ll get a $10 CVS Cash Card (which is like a gift card) when you spend $30 on qualifying products. 12-packs of Coke products are included in this deal. If you happened to acquire any FREE 12-pack coupons from My Coke Rewards, they will make your deal even better. But this deal is nice because you don’t need any coupons to stock up on soda for a Super Bowl party, fundraiser, or everyday consumption.

    Buy (12) 12-Packs of Coke products @ $2.50 each
    Pay $30
    Receive $10 CVS Cash Card

    That works out to $1.66 per 12-pack, which is an amazing deal with no coupons!

    4. FREE Paper and Photo Paper @ Staples:
    Staples has an easy-to-use rebate program that will get you lots of free items throughout the year. Learn more about Staples Easy Rebates, and then get some free paper:

    Buy (1) Staples Brand Multipurpose Paper (Item #513099) @ $6.99
    Use printable coupon to activate rebate (Limit 1)
    Pay $6.99
    Receive $6.99 Easy Rebate

    Buy (1) Staples Brand Pastel Colored Paper Ream @ $8.99
    Use printable coupon to activate rebate (Limit 2)
    Pay $8.99
    Receive $8.99 Easy Rebate, submit for $8.99 Easy Rebate with coupon (limit 2 per customer)
    FREE after coupon and Easy Rebate

    There is also a printable coupon for 25% back in Staples Rewards that may stack with the rebates (exp 1/24). Learn about Staples Rewards.

    5. Cheap Capri Sun @ Walgreens and Ralphs:
    This deal is available at Walgreens now through Saturday. It will be available at Ralphs starting tomorrow through 1/29 as part of a new Mega Sale.

    Buy 4 Capri Sun Drinks @ $1.99
    Use B3G1 Capri Sun from 1/6 SmartSource (exp 2/6)
    Pay $5.97

    That works out to $1.49 each after coupon, and is a great stock-up price. If I can find storage space, I will be buying a bunch to donate to events at school. These are also great for team snacks when it’s your turn to supply them.

    6. Small moneymaker on iD Gum @ Rite Aid:
    You’ll need access to 2 computers in order to print 3 of the B1G1 coupons. If you are able to get 3 coupons, you can do the following deal:

    Buy (6) iD Gum @ $1 each
    Use 3 x B1G1 FREE iD Gum printable {use zip code 77477 here}
    Pay $3
    Receive 2 x $2 +UP Reward

    It works out to be a $1 moneymaker before taxes.

    7. Cheap Quaker Easy Express Oatmeal @ Target:
    Prices at Target vary by region, so your cost may be slightly higher than what’s being reported (thanks to Totally Target for this deal).

    Buy (2) Quaker Easy Express Oatmeal @ $1.02
    Use $1/2 Quaker products from January or February 2013 All You or Instant Win Game printable
    Stack with $1/2 Quaker products printable Target Web coupon
    Pay $0.04 for 2

    8. Cheap Bounce Dryer Sheets @ Target:
    The Target coupon was a regional coupon that was in my LA Times insert. Thanks again to Totally Target for this hot deal – I’m running low on fabric softener and dryer sheets (I’m not picky and use whatever I can get cheaply) so I’m very excited to stock up.

    Buy (1) Bounce Outdoor Fresh Dryer Sheets 34-ct @ $1.94
    Use $0.50/1 Bounce Product from 12/30 P&G (exp 1/31)
    Stack with $1/1 Select P&G Laundry Care Item Target Coupon from 1/20 Smart Source (exp 2/22)
    Pay: $0.44

    9. Cheap Dannon yogurt at Ralphs:
    This deal starts tomorrow and runs through 1/29 as part of a new Mega Sale. Activia is pictured as part of the deal; hopefully Light & Fit is included as well.

    Buy (1) Dannon Yogurt 4-pack at $1.49
    Use $1/1 Dannon Activia 4-pk from 1/13 SmartSource (exp 3/3)
    Or use $1/1 Dannon Light & Fit 4-pk from 1/20 SmartSource (exp 3/10)
    Pay $0.49

    10. Cheap Pam @ Vons/Pavilions:
    This deal starts tomorrow and runs through 1/29, and is likely available at other Safeway stores.

    Buy (1) Pam Cooking Spray @ $2.49
    Use in-ad or just for U coupon for $2.49 price
    And use $1/1 Pam Cooking Spray from January 2013 All You
    Pay $1.49

    That’s a great price for Pam!