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My $20 Walmart Challenge

on 6.11.2016 at 1:55pm

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It’s been years since I couponed in Walmart.  They aren’t a great store for getting grocery deals in general since they don’t have sales, however with so many mobile app coupons out that can be used WITH paper coupons, there are some great deals to grab.

It was kinda like a treasure hunt.  At one point I even had to pull out the Walmart app to search for what aisle something would be on (good luck finding matches without the app).  I grabbed mostly freebies since the goal was to see how far I could stretch my money.  My budget was $20 but I ended up coming in under that after we get the mobile app money and mail in rebate offer back.

Note:  There are many more deals on the Walmart list I could have added, I just ran out of time to gather coupons.  I would imagine you could get upwards of 50 items for $20 right now!

Here’s everything I got for $15.88 after rebates:

My Walmart Challenge Deals

  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Schwarzkopf Essence Ultime hair care item, 13.5 oz, $6.97
    -Free Schwarzkopf hair care, styling, or color product (EXP 6/13) mail-in rebate
    Manufacturer Coupon -$2 off Schwarzkopf Essence Ultime or Styliste Ultime hair care or styling item (EXP 6/14) printable (limit reached)
    (makes it FREE after rebate)
  • Ortega Taco Seasoning Mix, 1.25 oz, 73¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Ortega products printable
    (buy 2, makes them 23¢ ea.)
  • Hefty Slider Storage Bags, 20 ct, $1.98
    Manufacturer Coupon -$2/3 Hefty slider bags, 12 ct. +, RP 04/24
    -$2/3 Hefty Slider Bags, 10-ct.+, on same receipt, Ibotta App mobile coupon
    (buy 3, makes them 64¢ ea. after Ibotta)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Tillamook Monterey Jack Cheese, 8 oz, 92¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Tillamook cheese, 7-12 oz, SS 06/05
    (makes it FREE)
  • Noxzema Classic Clean, 12.8 oz, $2.78
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Noxzema product, excl trial size, RP 05/15 (EXP 6/12)
    -$1 off Noxzema product, excl trial size, SavingStar (EXP 6/12) eCoupon
    (makes it 78¢ after SavingStar)
  • Comet Powder, 21 oz, 88¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -.35/1 Comet powder 14 oz+, SS 05/22
    (makes it 53¢)
  • Kraft Mac & Cheese, 5 pk, $3.97
    -$1 off Kraft Mac & Cheese 5 pk, on packages
    (makes it $2.97)
  • St. Joseph Low-Dose Aspirin, 36 ct, $1.76
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off St. Joseph low dose aspirin printable (limit reached)
    (makes it 76¢)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Starkist Gourmet Selects, 2.6 oz, 98¢
    -$1/2 Starkist Gourmet Selects, 2.6 oz pouches, at Kroger, Publix, Harris Teeter, Ibotta App mobile coupon
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Starkist Gourmet Selects pouch products, in-store dispenser
    (buy 2, makes them FREE after Ibotta)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Bush’s Cocina Latina, 16 oz, 98¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Bush’s Cocina Latina, SS 05/01
    (makes it FREE)
  • Sunny D Drinks, 40 oz, $1.38
    Manufacturer Coupon -.40/1 SunnyD product, SS 05/01
    (makes it 98¢)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Curad Waterproof Tape, 5 yrd, 96¢
    -$1 off Curad bandage gauze or tape, mobiSave mobile coupon
    (makes it FREE after mobisave)
  • Tic Tac Mixers, 97¢
    Manufacturer CouponB1G1 Tic Tac Mints or Mixers single pack, 60-ct., SS 05/08
    Manufacturer CouponB1G1 Tic Tac Mints or Mixers, 60 ct. printable
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! PowerBar Bars, 1 ct, 88¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -$2/4 PowerBar single bars printable
    -$2 off PowerBar Bar, single, mobiSave mobile coupon
    (buy 4, makes them FREE + profit)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Zantac Duo Fusion, 20 ct., $7.58
    Manufacturer Coupon -$5 off Duo Fusion Acid Reducer + Antacid item, 20 ct.+ printable
    Manufacturer Coupon -$7.50 off Duo Fusion acid reducer + antacid, 20 or 34 ct. printable
    (makes it 8¢)