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  • Top Ten Best Deals This Week: 7/29/2013

    Best Deals of the Week
    I’ve compiled best deals available at the drugstores, Target, Ralphs/Kroger, and other stores. I stick to deals that don’t require too many or any obscure coupons, and I try to pick practical items that most people buy at some point.

    Use this list 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. Please note this post contains affiliate links that help support this site at no additional cost to you. Thank you for using them! You can read CFO’s full disclosure here.

    1. Cheap Skippy Peanut Butter at CVS

    There is a rare coupon for Skippy peanut butter that gets you a good deal at CVS this week:

    BUY: 4 Skippy Peanut Butter @ $2.50 each
    USE: 4 x $0.55/1 Skippy Peanut Butter
    Pay: $7.80
    Receive: $3 ECB
    Net Price: $1.20 each

    Note: You’ll need two computers to print 4 coupons. If you can’t get that many, you can print 2 from one computer, an then buy two of the following to complete the ECB deal:

    Best Foods Mayo @ $2.99 (use $0.50/1 Best Foods Mayo from 7/28 Red Plum)
    Ragu Pasta Sauce @ 3/$5 (use $0.20/1 or $0.40/2 Ragu from 7/28 Red Plum)
    Bertolli Pasta Sauce @ 3/$5 (no coupons available)
    Lipton Tea Bags @ $2.99 (use $0.40/1 or $0.50/1 Lipton Tea Bags from 7/28 Red Plum)

    Ends 8/3.

    2. 15% off Gap/Old Navy/Banana Republic Gift Card at CVS

    This week at CVS, you’ll get a $15 ECB when you spend $100 on any Gap brand card. That’s 15% off! Use it on sale items, and order online through a cash back site like Ebates or Mr. Rebates, and get an even better deal. Limit 1.

    Ends 8/3.

    3. 20% off iTunes Gift Card at Rite Aid

    This week, Rite Aid is offering a $5 +UP reward when you buy a $25 iTunes gift card. That’s 20% off! With gift card offers like these, you never have to pay full price for an app or movie. Limit 2.

    Ends 8/3.

    4. 20% off select Gift Cards at Rite Aid

    Rite Aid is also offering a $10 +UP reward when you buy $50 of Applebee’s Chili’s, Bass Pro or AMC Theater gift cards. This is a great way to save money on gifts, or just a night out. Limit 2.

    Ends 8/3.

    5. Moneymaker Oral Care Products at Rite Aid

    There is a nice P&G oral care products deal at Rite Aid this week. There are many items included, and you can get 2 for better-than-free:

    Select Oral Care Products, $2.99
    –Crest Toothpaste 3D White (4 oz.), ProHealth (4 to 4.2 oz.), Complete (4 to 6.2 oz.), or Kids
    $1/1 Crest Toothpaste from 7/7 P&G insert exp. 7/31/13
    $0.75/1 Crest Toothpaste from 7/7 P&G insert exp. 7/31/13
    $0.50/1 Crest Toothpaste from 7/28 P&G insert
    $0.50/1 Crest Pro-Health Stages or Kid’s Toothpaste from 7/28 P&G insert
    –Oral-B Manual Toothbrush Complete or Kids (1 ct.)
    $1 off Oral-B Pulsar, 3D White, Pro-Health, Complete or (2) Indicator or Cavity Defense Toothbrushes from 7/7 P&G insert exp. 7/31/13
    $0.50/1 Oral-B Pro-Health Stages or Kid’s Manual or Power Toothbrush from 7/28 P&G insert
    $0.75 off Oral-B Pulsar, 3D White, Pro-Health,Complete or (2) Indicator or Cavity Defense Toothbrushes from 7/7 P&G insert exp. 7/31/13
    $0.50 off Oral-B Pulsar, 3D White, Pro-Health or Complete or (2) Indicator or Cavity Defense Toothbrushes from 7/28 P&G
    –Crest ProHealth or Scope Rinse (250 ml)
    Get $2.99 +UP Reward (Limit 2)
    Net Price: Up to $2 moneymaker WYB 2 items and use 2 x $1/1 coupons

    6. Free Toothbrush at Rite Aid

    BUY: 1 Reach Manual Toothbrush @ $1.99
    USE: $1/1 Reach Brand Toothbrush
    Pay: $0.99
    Receive: $1 +UP Reward
    Net Price: FREE

    The limit on this deal is 2, so you can get two free toothbrushes!

    Ends 8/3.
    FREE after coupon and +UP Reward

    7. Free Back to School Supplies at Rite Aid

    Select Back to School supplies are priced at 3/$0.99 this week at Rite Aid, and you get a $0.99 +UP Reward when you buy 3 … which makes them FREE! Items included are:

    • Eraser Caps
    • Poly or Paper Portfolios
    • Sliding Pencil Case (70 ct.)
    • Notebooks
    • Pencil Sharpeners
    • Rulers
    • Sheet Protectors (10 pk.)
    • Acme Kid Scissors
    • Playskool Crayons (24 ct.) or School Glue
    • Home Index Cards

    Unfortunately, the limit on this deal is only 1.

    Ends 8/3.

    8. Free toothbrush at Walgreens

    BUY: 1 Reach Toothbrush @ $2.99
    USE: $1/1 Reach Brand Toothbrush
    Pay: $1.99
    Receive: $2 Register Reward
    Net Price: FREE

    Ends 8/3.

    9. Penny Items and Free Paper at Staples

    The Back to School deals at Staples this week include glue and folders for 1 cent each, plus free-after-rebate copy and photo paper. Use the rebate deals to reach the $5 minimum required for the penny items, and get your entire purchase for free before sales tax! See all of this week’s Back to School Deals here.

    10. $0.25 Crayola Crayons at Toys R Us

    Once again this week, Toys R Us has 24-count Crayola Crayons for 4/$1. You must buy in groups of 4, with a limit of 2 offers (so 8 boxes max). This is almost certainly the best price on Crayola Crayons we’ll see this year.

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