08/04 school supplies, lysol, electrasol, benefiber, ibuprofen, asprin, and visine

profit: $7.01

i bought:
Blink tears $7.99
Visine wipes $4.50
Visine wipes $4.50
Visine wipes $4.50

subtotal $21.49

used coupons:
-$3 off $12 eye care readyfill coupon
-$3 Visine Totality Multi Symptom Relief or Visine Total Eye Soothing Wipes SS 6/14/09 or buy this coupon
-$3 Visine Totality Multi Symptom Relief or Visine Total Eye Soothing Wipes SS 6/14/09 or buy this coupon
-$3 Visine Totality Multi Symptom Relief or Visine Total Eye Soothing Wipes SS 6/14/09 or buy this coupon

= $9.49 + $1.17 tax (used $9 in eb, $1.66 cvs gc)

received:
$7.99 eb Blink tears or gel tears $7.99 get $7.99 EB Limit 1 (8/2-8/8)
$5 eb WYB $10 various items including visine Limit 1 (8/2-8/8)

summary:
spent $9 eb + $1.66 on cvs gc
received $12.99 eb
profit: $2.33

then i bought:
Electrasol $4.50
Electrasol $4.50
Electrasol $4.50
Electrasol $4.50
lysol neutra air spray $3
Benefiber with Calcium $3.07 (clearance)
Benefiber with Calcium $3.07 (clearance)
CVS Ibuprofen 50 ct $4.49
cvs asprin 32 ct $1.99
it's Academic Book Covers $.99
Caliber 5" Scissors $2.99
Caliber Compass $1.50
it's Academic protractor $1.50
Caliber Glue stick 3 pk $.99
Caliber Glue stick 3 pk $.99
caliber 1 subject notebook $.99
caliber 1 subject notebook $.99
caliber pens 20 ct $.99
caliber pencils 10 ct $.99
sharpie accent highlighters 4 pk $.99

subtotal $47.53

used coupons:
-$4 off $20 readyfill coupon
-$2 Benefiber SS 7/12/09 or SS 5/10/09
-$2 Benefiber SS 7/12/09 or SS 5/10/09
-$3.69 free CVS asprin (up to $3.69 value) august free gift crt
-$2.50 Finish/Electrasol Quantum, Powerball Tabs or Gelpacs SS 7/12/09 or buy this coupon
-$2.50 Finish/Electrasol Quantum, Powerball Tabs or Gelpacs SS 7/12/09 or buy this coupon
-$2.50 Finish/Electrasol Quantum, Powerball Tabs or Gelpacs SS 7/12/09 or buy this coupon
-$2.50 Finish/Electrasol Quantum, Powerball Tabs or Gelpacs SS 7/12/09 or buy this coupon
-$1.50 Lysol Neutra Air Sanitizing Spray SS 7/12/09
-$.99 (adjusted from $1) sharpie accent highlighters

= $23.35 + $1.89 tax (used $22.97 in eb, $2.27 cvs gc)

received:
$6 eb ($3 x 2) Gas-x or Benefiber $9.99 get $3 EB Limit 2 (8/2-8/8)
$1 eb CVS Ibuprofen 50 ct $4.49 get $1 EB Limit 1 (8/2-8/8)
$.99 eb Caliber or it's Academic Book Covers $.99 get $.99 eb limit 2 (8/2-8/4)
$2.99 eb Caliber or it's Academic 5" Scissors $2.99 get $2.99 eb limit 2 (8/2-8/4)
$3 eb ($1.50 x 2) Caliber or it's Academic Compass/Protractor $1.50 get $1.50 eb limit 2 (8/2-8/4)
$1.98 eb ($.99 x 2) Caliber or cvs brand 20 ct Pens or wooden pencils 10 ct $.99 get $.99 eb limit 2 (8/2-8/4)
$1.98 eb ($.99 x 2) Caliber sticky Notes 2 ct, Glue stick 3 pk, or Pen Eraser $.99 get $.99 eb limit 2 (8/2-8/4)
$1.98 eb ($.99 x 2) caliber or cvs pharmacy 1 subject notebook $.99 get $.99 eb limit 2 (8/2-8/4)
$10 eb wyb $20 various items including electrasol and lysol Limit 1 (8/2-8/8)

summary:
spent $22.97 eb + $2.27 on cvs gc
received $29.92 eb
profit: $4.68

year to date savings: $949.97
summer 2009 spending: $12.81

profit of both transactions combined: $7.01
notes:the $3 off $12 eye care readyfill coupon beeped and came up "invalid coupon." it was scanned before any other coupons, so it must just not be coded/programmed correctly.

here's how my eb rang up today...
cvs coupons:
$5 ? (band aids exp 8/23, accu-chek exp 8/26, contour meter exp 8/26, nexxus exp 8/26, or kashi exp 8/26)
$5 ? (band aids exp 8/23, accu-chek exp 8/26, contour meter exp 8/26, nexxus exp 8/26, or kashi exp 8/26)

cvs mfr coupons:
$5 ? (band aids exp 8/23, accu-chek exp 8/26, contour meter exp 8/26, nexxus exp 8/26, or kashi exp 8/26)
$5 ? (band aids exp 8/23, accu-chek exp 8/26, contour meter exp 8/26, nexxus exp 8/26, or kashi exp 8/26)
$5 ? (band aids exp 8/23, accu-chek exp 8/26, contour meter exp 8/26, nexxus exp 8/26, or kashi exp 8/26)
$2 speed stick exp 8/19
$2 filler paper exp 8/19
$1.98 erasers exp 8/26
$.99 papermate exp 8/21

still makes no sense to me...