Walgreens Shopping Trip – 92% Savings!

January 7, 2013 10 Comments | Disclosure

Walgreens Shopping Trip 1-6-2013

Transaction 1

Buy 2 Chex Mix 2/$3
Use (2) $0.60/1 Chex Mix or Chex 100 Calorie Snack printable
Stack with $1/2 Chex Mix, Bugles, or Gardetto’s (Walgreens, Jan)

Buy Cracker Jack’D $1.49
Buy Goody Hair Elastics $2.99
Buy Bioglan Kids Smart DHA Fish Oil $7

Pay $12.28 OOP

Receive $7 RR for Biogla
Receive $1.50 RR for Cracker Jack’D
Receive $2 RR for Goody

Final Price: $1.78

Total Before Coupons: $22.15
Total After Coupons: $12.28
Still Have: $10.50 in RR
Final Cost: $1.78


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  1. Hi there! I’m new to couponing and I’m loving it so far! This blog especially has really helped me. Yesterday I was at Walgreens and I tried the Chex Mix coupon deal- I used the store coupon printed from coupons.com with their logo on it (no mention of a mfc, just says) and then I tried to use two MFC with it. I though the rule was that you can stack one store coupon with a MFC and then I would be able to use another MFC for the second item, but when I went to redeem my deal the cashier told me that I could either use the store coupon OR the other two coupons. I just went with it and still got a good deal on the Chex Mix, her tone was quite firm and I can’t say I wasn’t a bit intimidated to question her. I was very disappointed that I wasted the printer ink, however, and that the deal wasn’t AS good as planned.
    Can you tell me- was this my mistake? Was there a different store coupon I should have used? Was it because my store coupon was printed instead of from the book? Because the deal posted above seems to use 2 MFC and a store coupon. Thanks in advance! You guys are wonderful for helping out us newbies! ^ . ^

    • Sorry- the coupon I printed from coupons.com was a redirect from the Walgreens site and had the Walgreens logo on it with “Instant Value Coupon” at the top where the manufacturers coupon text is usually at. I just wanted to clarify that.

    • I have not shopped at Walgreens much but i think there policy is only one coupon per item regardless of one being a store coupon.

      • I have been able to use a Walgreen’s coupon from their book and a manufacturers coupon in the store. I have also found one particular store in my city was quick to reject my coupons or tell me I couldn’t use a coupon. So…I starting going to another Walgreen’s and their cashiers are so patient with my couponing and helpful that I only shop there now… That store definitely has me as a loyal customer now…

  2. Becky ~ On the RR for Walgreens…. can you only get them once? Or is it one per visit. Like could I go back and get the $2.00RR again for the Goody Hair Ties? (I matched that with the coupon in Sundays paper and got them for .50 after RR)


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