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  • Deal Roundup: Target, Walgreens, CVS

    A roundup of the hottest deals and scenarios at popular stores like Target – perfect for beginner and expert bargain hunters alike. Thank you for printing through the affiliate coupon links below, which helps support this site at no additional cost to you! As with all deals, availability and prices can vary so be sure to verify them before making your purchase. You can read CFO’s full disclosure here.

    Deal Roundup - August 17, 2016 | Chief Family Officer

    Target: Dole Fruit Bowls 4pk for $0.90
    Buy: 2 Dole Fruit Bowls 4pk at $2 each
    Use: $1/2 Dole Fruitocracy or Fruit Bowl coupon
    And use: 30% off Dole Fruit Bowls Target Cartwheel {deducts $1.20}
    Final Price: $0.90 each
    End date unknown. Via Printable Coupons and Deals.

    Target: Yoplait Cups for $0.20
    Buy: 5 Yoplait Yogurt 6oz at $0.50 each
    Use: $1/5 Yoplait Yogurt Cups coupon
    And use: 20% off Yoplait Original & Light Target Cartwheel {deducts $0.50}
    Final Price: $0.20 each
    End date unknown. Via Totally Target.

    Walgreens: Glide Floss for $0.85
    Update: This might be a regional deal – it wasn’t tagged at my store so I didn’t try it.
    Buy: 4 Glide Floss Picks 75ct or Floss 38.2-54.6yds at $2.99 each
    Use: (2) $1.50/2 Oral-B Glide Floss or Floss Picks coupons
    And use: In-Ad Coupon for 5x Everyday Points wyb $10 + Clip 2Card Coupon
    Pay: $8.96
    Receive: $5 Register Reward
    And receive: 550 Everyday Points ($0.55)
    Final Price: $0.85 each
    Ends 8/20. Via Wild for Wags.

    CVS: Maybelline Eyeshadow for $0.79
    Buy: 2 Maybelline Eyeshadow Singles at $4.29 each {price may vary}
    Use: (2) $1/1 Maybelline coupons
    Pay: $6.58
    Receive: $5 Extrabucks
    Final Price: $0.79
    Ends 8/20. Via Passion for Savings.

    Roundup: New Disney and Kellogg’s points, $5/$15 produce purchase at Ralphs, New Target deals, and More

    Our daily roundup includes the best of the latest coupons, deals, and info I think you may find interesting. Prices and deals can change at any time so be sure to verify them before making your purchase. 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.

    Daily Roundup of Coupons, Deals, and More - August 17, 2016 @ ChiefFamilyOfficer.com

    ~ What I love today: Seeing my children thrive. My oldest went off to middle school yesterday, and although I shed a few tears, he’s demonstrated nothing but confidence and maturity. I’m especially grateful to his last elementary school teacher, who thoroughly prepared all of her students for the next level in every way!

    ~ MySavings: Samsung Galaxy sweepstakes

    ~ MySavings: Free Disney Movie Rewards points

    ~ MySavings: Free sample of Ultimate Flora and Digest Smart kids

    ~ MySavings: Free sample of Isolate Infusion whey protein

    ~ New Coupons.com printables:

    $1.00 off one French's 38oz Ketchup
    $1.50 off ONE multipack or canister of Boost
    $2.50 off one Milo's Kitchen
    $1.00 off one Milo's Kitchen

    ~ Kellogg’s Family Rewards: Get 50 points with codes 25POINTSFREEFORU and BACKTOSCHOOLGAME {25 points each}

    ~ New Ralphs Facebook coupon for $5 off a $15 produce purchase

    ~ Hip2Save: Dole Fruitocracy packs for $0.40 at Target

    ~ Hip2Save: Emergen-C 10ct boxes for $0.09 at Target

    ~ For the Mommas: Free Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes at Rite Aid

    ~ Wild for Wags: Kleenex for $0.70 at Walgreens

    ~ Passion for Savings: Axe deodorant and shampoo for $0.76 at Target

    ~ Passion for Savings: Coppertone sunscreen for $2.99 at Target

    ~ Totally Target: Glad containers for $0.55 at Target

    ~ Totally Target: Tone body wash for $0.74 at Target

    ~ All Things Target: Yes to lip balm or facial wipes for $0.49 at Target


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    Deal Roundup: Target, Walgreens, CVS

    A roundup of the hottest deals and scenarios at popular stores like Target – perfect for beginner and expert bargain hunters alike. Thank you for printing through the affiliate coupon links below, which helps support this site at no additional cost to you! As with all deals, availability and prices can vary so be sure to verify them before making your purchase. You can read CFO’s full disclosure here.

    Deal Roundup - August 16, 2016 | Chief Family Officer

    Target: FREE Ripple Milk
    Buy: 1 Ripple Plant-Based Milk 12oz at $1.50 {price may vary}
    Use: $1/1 Ripple Foods Dairy-Free Milk coupon
    Pay: $0.50
    Submit for: $0.50/1 Ripple Plant-Based Milk 12oz Ibotta rebate
    Final Price: FREE
    End date unknown. Via MySavings.

    Target: Evol Fajita Cup for $0.80
    Buy: 1 EVOL Frozen Fajita Cups at $2.99 {price may vary}
    Use: $1/1 Evol Frozen Single Serve Meal, Breakfast Sandwich or Street Taco coupon
    And use: 40% off Evol Frozen Snack Cups Target Cartwheel {deducts $1.19}
    Final Price: $0.80
    End date unknown. Via Hip2Save.

    Walgreens: Moneymaker on Colgate Toothpaste
    Buy: 1 Colgate Toothpaste at $3
    Use: $1/1 select Colgate Toothpaste coupon
    Pay: $2
    Receive: $2.50 Register Reward
    Final Price: $0.50 Moneymaker
    Ends 8/20. Via Printable Coupons and Deals.

    Walgreens: Welch’s Fruit Snacks for $1.50
    Buy: 2 Welch’s Fruit Snacks 10ct at $2 each
    Use: $1/2 Welch’s Fruit Snacks coupon
    Final Price: $1.50 each
    Ends 8/20? Via Printable Coupons and Deals.

    CVS: Hefty Trash Bags for $3.99
    This deal runs next week – print your coupon while it’s available!
    Buy: 1 Hefty Trash Bags 28–80ct at $5.99
    Use: $1/1 Hefty Trash Bags coupon
    And use: $1/1 Hefty Trash Bags coupon from in-store CVS Coupon Center
    Final Price: $3.99
    Valid 8/21-27. Via Passionate Penny Pincher.

    Roundup: 15% off iTunes code, 20% off plums, New Target deals, and More

    Our daily roundup includes the best of the latest coupons, deals, and info I think you may find interesting. Prices and deals can change at any time so be sure to verify them before making your purchase. 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.

    Daily Roundup of Coupons, Deals, and More - August 16, 2016 @ ChiefFamilyOfficer.com

    ~ What I love today: The possibilities of a new school year. I know my kids aren’t exactly thrilled about the first day of school, but just as it did when I was a student, a new school year feels like a new start. I may not be the one going to classes, but their school schedule sets my schedule, so everything feels new for me too!

    ~ eBay: $100 iTunes code for just $85

    ~ MySavings: Free Disney Movie Rewards points

    ~ MySavings: Free subscription to Parents

    ~ Today only at Amazon: Up to 35% off General Mills Back to School Snack Foods {prices start at $9.27; includes value packs of Annie’s, Fiber One, Cascadian Farm, and more!}

    ~ Today only at Amazon: 20%+ off select Computer Accessories {prices start at $6.99 for a laptop sleeve}

    ~ Today only at Amazon: Up to 60% off Luggage, Backpacks & More {prices start at $10.80}

    ~ New Coupons.com printables:

    $1.00 off any TWO Lysol Disinfecting wipes
    $1.00 off TWO Tombstone Pizzas excluding Roadhouse
    $1.00 off one Tombstone Roadhouse Pizza
    $0.75 off one Country Crock 15oz product
    $1.00 off one Country Crock 45 oz product
    $1.00 off one Bounce Dryer Sheets

    ~ SavingStar rebate for 20% back WYB loose plums

    ~ New Ralphs Facebook coupon for $5 off a $60 purchase

    ~ Wild for Wags: U by Kotex liners for $0.76 at Walgreens

    ~ Hip2Save: St. Ives face scrub for $0.15 at Target

    ~ Hip2Save: Free Shutterfly photo book with $1 donation

    ~ Wild for CVS: Almay cosmetics for $0.65 at CVS

    ~ Totally Target: Annie’s Cookie Dough for $1.68 at Target

    ~ Totally Target: Bitsy’s Brainfood Snacks for $0.80 at Target

    ~ For the Mommas: Free cheese sticks at Pizza Hut


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    My Best Back to School Tips

    I know it’s early compared to a lot of schools, but public schools in Los Angeles start the new school year tomorrow! I actually can’t believe it – it feels like the summer just flew by. But here I am, getting ready for yet another school year, and I thought I’d share my favorite tips.

    Back to School Tips | Chief Family Officer

    My best over-arching Back to School tip should come as no surprise: Plan and prep as much as possible ahead of time. This includes:

    • Label everything – Pretty much everything your child takes to school should have their name on it, including lunch boxes, backpacks, jackets, etc.
    • Pack those backpacks – Put the writing utensils, notebooks, folders, and other first-day-of-school supplies in your child’s backpack (with your child so he or she knows what’s in there).
    • Prep for lunch – If your child will be buying lunch at school, make sure there’s money in the account or that it’s paid for. If you’re making a lunch, pack as much as you can the night before and make sure what you need for the morning is available and accessible.
    • Prep any necessary paperwork – My kids come home with packets for me to fill out on the first day of school (I’ve resigned myself to the fact that I get the homework the first day). But some schools send paperwork home ahead of time, which you should definitely complete and have ready on the first day. And for my child with allergies, I have to leave medication with the nurse so I have the paperwork and medication ready to take to the office on the first day of school. If we have new staff in the office, I include a recent photo that they can leave with the medication (a tip I got from our former school nurse).
    • Lay out clothes the night before – This might apply more to you than your children, depending on what your kids are like. If your children are picky about their outfits or wear uniforms, make sure their first-day outfits are ready to go in the morning so as to avoid unnecessary delays.

    I also suggest having a discussion with your children about what to expect the first day of school, such as who their teacher is or might be, and where to meet at the end of the day. Depending on the circumstances, your child will need more or less detail. For instance, my older child is off to middle school this year so we’ve been talking a lot about staying organized, moving from classroom to classroom, transportation, and more. But my younger child is just moving up a grade in elementary school, so we’ve hardly talked at all.

    Another tip is to shop the loss leaders at back to school sales and stock up on supplies the kids will need throughout the school year (you can see the weekly deals here). When my kids tell me they need more pencils or a new spiral notebook, I love being able to raid the closet rather than having to drive to a store to pick up what they need. And the sale prices now are often 75% or more off of what you’ll pay the rest of the year.

    Finally, plan something fun for yourself, especially if you are a stay or work at home parent and the kids have been around a lot more during the summer than they are during the school year. Although it can be a relief to see the kids off to school, the house can also seem a bit lonely and empty that first week. It’s a great time to catch up with friends you were too busy to get together with during the summer!