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  • Rite Aid Starter Scenarios: 4/1 – 4/7/2012

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Rite Aid 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 Rite Aid.

    Be sure to sign up for a Wellness+ 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 need to register for Rite Aid Video Values to get some of the coupons listed below.

    Transaction #1:
    BUY:
    1 Scunci Elastics (18 ct.) @ $1.99

    Pay: $1.99 + tax
    Receive: $1.99 +UP reward

    Transaction #2:
    BUY:
    1 Gillette Body Wash (16 to 18 oz.) @ $3.99

    USE:
    $1/1 Gillette Body Wash or Deodorant from 4/1 P&G Insert
    $1.99 +UP reward from previous transaction

    Pay: $1 + tax
    Receive: $2 +UP reward

    In sum, you’ll pay $2.99 for hair elastics and body wash – you’d pay more than that for just one of those products at other stores. Plus, you have a $2 +UP reward to roll next week or spend this week, making your net cost just $0.99!


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    Rite Aid Starter Scenarios: 3/25 – 3/31/2012

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Rite Aid 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 Rite Aid.

    Be sure to sign up for a Wellness+ 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 need to register for Rite Aid Video Values to get some of the coupons listed below.

    Transaction Idea:
    BUY:
    1 Carefree Pantiliners @ $1
    1 U by Kotex Liners @ $1
    Colgate Optic White Toothbrush @ $3.49
    1 Kleenex @ $0.99

    USE:
    $1/1 Carefree Product from 3/18 Smart Source
    $1/1 U by Kotex Product from 3/25 Smart Source or printable
    $1/1 Colgate 360 Optic White Toothbrush from 3/11 Smart Source
    $3/1 Colgate Optic White Toothbrush March Video Values printable

    Pay: $0.48 – $0.99 + tax, depending on whether the Colgate coupons are adjusted to match the price

    The +UP and SCR deals are a little slow this week, so I’ve focused on the freebies, which makes this a great, easy starter scenario. Have fun!

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    Rite Aid Starter Scenarios: 3/18 – 3/24/2012

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Rite Aid 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 Rite Aid.

    Be sure to sign up for a Wellness+ 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 need to register for Rite Aid Video Values to get some of the coupons listed below.

    Transaction #1:
    BUY:
    1 Reach Toothbrush and/or Floss @ $2.99

    USE:
    $1/1 Reach Toothbrush from 3/4 Red Plum and/or $1/1 Reach Floss 3/4 Red Plum

    Pay: $1.99 + tax
    Receive: $2 +UP reward

    Transaction #2:
    BUY:
    1 Reach Toothbrush and/or Floss @ $2.99
    1 Easter Single Serve Candy @ $0.67

    USE:
    $1/1 Reach Toothbrush from 3/4 Red Plum and/or $1/1 Reach Floss 3/4 Red Plum
    $2 +UP reward from previous transaction

    Pay: $0.66 + tax
    Receive: $2 +UP reward

    Transaction #3:
    BUY:
    1 Carefree Pantiliners @ $1
    2 Stayfree Maxi Pads @ $3

    USE:
    $1/1 Carefree Product from 3/18 Smart Source
    $2/2 Stayfree Product from 3/18 Smart Source
    $2 +UP reward from previous transaction

    Pay: $2 + tax
    Receive: $2 +UP reward

    In sum, you’ll pay $4.65 + tax for 2 dental care products, candy, pantiliners, and 2 packs of maxi pads – plus, you’ll have a $2 +UP reward to roll next week (or spend this week). That makes your net cost just $2.65, which is less than you’d pay for a pack of maxi pads at other stores.


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    Rite Aid Starter Scenarios: 3/4 – 3/10/2012

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Rite Aid 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 Rite Aid.

    Be sure to sign up for a Wellness+ 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 need to register for Rite Aid Video Values to get some of the coupons listed below.

    Transaction #1:
    BUY:
    1 Revitalens Solution @ $7.99

    USE:
    $2/1 RevitaLens OcuTec from 2/5 or 3/4 Smart Source or printable

    Pay: $5.99 + tax
    Receive: $4 +UP reward

    Transaction #2:
    BUY:
    4 Campbell’s Chunky or Select Soups @ 2/$3

    USE:
    $1.50/4 Campbell’s Chunky Soup Can or Microwavable Bowl printable
    $4 +UP from previous transaction

    Pay: $0.50 + tax
    Receive: $1 +UP reward

    Transaction #3:
    1 Playtex Sippy Cup @ $6.29
    1 Softlips Twin Pack @ $3.99

    USE:
    $2/1 Playtex Infant Product printable (takes about 24 hours to arrive)
    $4/1 Playtex Baby Care Products (in-ad coupon – may be regional)
    $3/1 Softlips Product (in-ad coupon – may be regional)
    $1 +UP from previous transaction

    Pay: $0.28 + tax

    In sum, you’ll pay $6.77 + tax for a bottle of contact solution, 4 cans of soup, a sippy cup and lip care products. At most other stores, you’d pay that just for the contact solution.


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    Rite Aid Starter Scenarios: 2/26 – 3/3/2012

    You’ll find a list of this week’s Rite Aid 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 Rite Aid.

    Be sure to sign up for a Wellness+ 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 need to register for Rite Aid Video Values to get some of the coupons listed below.

    Transaction #1:
    BUY:
    2 Right Guard Antiperspirant/Deodorant or Body Wash @ $2.99 each

    USE:
    $3/2 Right Guard Total Defense 5 Anti-Perspirant, Deodorant, or Body Wash printable

    Pay: $2.98 + tax
    Receive: 2 x $1 +UP reward

    Transaction #2:
    BUY:
    1 Blink Gel Tears @ $7.99

    USE:
    $4/1 Blink Gel Tears blinkie/peelie
    2 x $1 +UP reward from previous transaction

    Pay: $1.99 + tax
    Receive: $7.99 SCR

    Alternative Transaction #2:
    if you can’t find the $4 Blink coupon at your store

    BUY:
    1 Stopain Analgesic Spray (4 oz.) or Roll On (3 oz.) @ $6

    USE:
    $2/1 Stopain Product from 1/22 Parade magazine
    2 x $1 +UP reward from previous transaction

    Pay: $2 + tax
    Receive: $6 SCR

    Thanks to the combo coupon-SCR deals, you can make money at Rite Aid this week – after the SCR, your pretax profit will be $3.02 if you can find the $4/1 Blink coupon, or $2.02 if you buy the Stopain.

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