08/31 colgate, kiss nail glue, covergirl wetslicks, newspapers


i bought:
2 kiss nail glue $3.98
covergirl wetslicks $5.99
newspaper $1.59 (for coupons)

subtotal $11.56

used coupons:
-$2 off $10, exp 09/28/08

= $9.56 (used $8.99 in ecb, $.57 cash)

received:
$5.99 ecb for covergirl (08/31 - 09/06)
actually bought the wrong kind first, had to exchange to get my ecb's. *make sure you get the amazemint kind with the blue caps*
$5 ecb for kiss/broadway nails (08/31 - 09/06)

summary:
spent $8.99 ecb + $.57 cash
received $10.99 ecb
♥ total profit: $1.43

year to date savings: $2996.42
summer 2008 spending: $28.86




he bought:
2 kiss nail glue $3.98
covergirl wetslicks $5.99
newspaper $1.59 (for coupons)
colgate $2.99

subtotal $14.55

used coupons:
-$2 off $10, exp 09/28/08
-$1 Colgate Total Advanced Whitening, Colgate Total Advanced Clean or Colgate Total Advanced Fresh Toothpaste 4.0 oz or larger 08/24/08 ss
= $11.55 (used $11 in ecb, $.55 cash)

received:
$5.99 ecb for covergirl (08/31 - 09/06)
$5 ecb for kiss/broadway nails (08/31 - 09/06)
$2 ecb for colgate (08/31 - 09/06)

summary:
spent $11 ecb + $.55 cash
received $12.99 ecb
♥ total profit: $1.44

year to date savings: $2538.24
summer 2008 spending: $25.65




♥ profit of both transactions combined: $2.87

the lesson is:
"buy" your sunday papers! as you can see, you can pretty much get them for free, and the coupon inserts come in very handy.

ps - this is a better deal if you use some covergirl coupons! (i live in ny and do not get them.)

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