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Friday Finals 08/01

on 8.1.2008 at 3:18pm

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We did pretty good this week sticking to our budget and got a lot!!

Kroger was our first trip, to get a few more items on the 10 item event.  We then went to Bi-Lo where we did the best I’ve done at Bi-Lo yet!!

Kroger- Total Due before Coupons & Sales: $78.44
Total Paid after coupons: $32.13
Savings: 59.04%

Bi-Lo – Total Due before Coupons & Sales: $46.36
Total paid after coupons: $11.86
Savings: 74.4%

Overall Total before coupons & Sales: $124.80
Total I paid: $43.99 (we rarely spend over $50 a week so this was a lot for us)
Total Saved: $80.81 or 64.8%

To not through off the above percentages I am listing Walgreens and CVS seperately:

CVS- Total before Coupons & Sales: 22.97
Total Paid after coupons and ECB: .04 cents and got back $21.98 ECb for next week
Savings: 99.8% (did we even need the math) click here to see exact transactions

Walgreens – Total before coupons & Sales: 26.36
Total paid after coupons: $1.02 and got back $3 RR for next trip
Savings: 96.1%

Walgreens even included 2 gallons of milk!! It was exciting to get something we always need and pay almost nothing for it. 

Complete Totals for the Week:
Total before Coupons & Sales: $174.13
Total I paid: $45.05

Total Saved: $129.08 or 74.1%