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  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RP = Red Plum
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
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  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
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Friday Finals: 8/17

on 8.17.2012 at 5:08pm

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This week was diaper week!  I knew it was coming so we had budget ready, but we also ate some basic meals so that things weren’t too bad (personally I could eat spaghetti once a week and be happy). We did need some grocery items so we hit Kroger and the mega event first and then went out for diapers.

Total Before Sales and Coupons: $139.96
Total spent: $76.44
Total Saved: $63.52 or 45.4%

This included milk, bread, many of the top mega event items and a lot of produce.  I’m craving fresh fruit lately so it’s a bit pricey, but in terms of cravings it’s not a bad one to have!

Then on to diapers

Total before sales and coupons: $30.96
Total spent: $19.56
ECB Remaining: $10

I pondered going to Rite Aid and Walgreens too, but just really don’t get back in there to use rewards.  I decided instead to save the $10 ECB and use it on the CVS house brand deal coming next week.

    • Ann

      where is the P&G $5 rebate form found?

    • Kasey Frey1011

      Kroger treated me really good this week. My total went from being $118 to $35.84..I normally hate kroger but I made my list/stuck to it and luckily got a great cashier that was super excited about my savings. Oh not to mention I randomly got $2.00 of my next shopping trip courtest of Nature Valley. Score!

    • Pinkladyalley35

      I did 81% savings at Kroger this week! I found some AMAZING managers special items that ended up providing me with some overages!!!