CVS $5 Challenge: November 22-28

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Welcome, my fellow CVS fanatics and newbies! It’s Sunday, time for our weekly CVS $5 Challenge. The place to go for simple CVS scenarios with step-by-step instructions.

There are just a few CVS deals this week before the big Black Friday Sale. I will cover those in a separate post, or you can check out the Black Friday Forum over at A Full Cup.

All you need is an ExtraCare Card, a CVS ad, a printer and coupons to get started. Be sure to register your CVS loyalty card with Upromise for extra college savings.

Don’t forget you can grab a clickable CVS $5 Challenge Button for your post or blog.

If you are a first time visitor, here’s the lowdown:

Join me on Sundays as I host The CVS $5.00 Challenge!

Seasoned CVSers: share your best scenario(s) for the upcoming week at CVS.

Your budget: $5.00 out-of-pocket cash.

Your mission: to grow that $5.00 into even more ECBs to use in upcoming weeks.

Want to participate? Start by reading the rules here.


Here is MY $5 Scenario for the week of November 22nd:
*coupons in red

Transaction #1
Buy 1 Tums @ $3.99
Buy 2 Glade Air Freshener Sprays @ $0.99/each
$1.00/1 Tums printable here
AND $2.00/1 CVS coupon from the $100 CVS Coupon Book

BOGO Glade Air Freshener (SS insert 11/1/09)

Total After Coupons= $1.98

ECBs earned= $1.00

Transaction #2
Buy 1 Listerine Mouthwash (1 liter) @ $3.99
Buy 1 Domino Sugar (2 lb) @ $1.49
$1.00/1 Listerine Mouthwash (SS insert 8/2/09)
$0.40 Domino Sugar printable here
Pay with $1.00 ECB from above

Total After Coupon & ECB= $3.08

ECBs earned= $1.00

Grand Total OOP= $5.06

Total Value= $11.45 with $1.00 ECBs remaining

Keep rolling those ECBs for more savings!


Now let’s see what fabulous scenarios you come up with for around $5.00!

Simply post your scenarios on your blog, then drop by Keeping the Kingdom First and add your permalink to the Mr. Linky below.

Please link directly to your scenarios. Links directly to your homepage will be deleted. Linking back to this meme to share it with others is greatly appreciated!

Don’t have a blog? You can leave a comment with your scenario, too. I invite everyone to participate.

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