Saturday, October 25, 2014

Strong Museum of Play (Rochester): $10 Promo Code to save on Membership (thru 10/31/14)

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If looking to buy a Strong Museum Membership, save yourself $10 by using discount code LEGO14 (expires 10/31/14!) over on their website here.  With membership ($109 after promo code) you receive these benefits:

  • FREE general museum admission for an entire year (age 2 and older admission cost $13.50 per person, 2 and under are free)
  • $1 General Admission discount for guests
  • $1 discount on butterfly garden admission
  • 4 FREE carousel or train rides

Friday, October 24, 2014

CVS Pharmacy: Store Coupon Matchups 10/26 thru 11/1/2014

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Here are the coupon match-ups for CVS Pharmacy this week, 10/26 through 11/1/2014. All prices are stated using your ExtraCare Card and are based on the Buffalo, NY ad. Tax if applicable, is not included.

Also be sure to scan your ExtraCare Card at the "Magic Coupon Machine" (red kiosk) to get even more savings!  Tip:  You can keep scanning your card until the machine tells you there are no more coupons available for you today.

You can review the CVS Pharmacy Coupon policy here.

Note: SS = SmartSource, RP = RedPlum, P&G = Proctor & Gamble, PepsiCo Moments = PC and GM = General Mills; these are the coupon inserts from various Sunday papers. ONYO = On Your Next Order DND = Do Not Double


Be sure to scan your card in store at the red coupon machine to get a CVS coupon for $4.00 off a $12.00 cosmetic purchase!

According to the FDA:  "Products intended to cleanse or beautify are generally regulated as cosmetics. Some examples are skin moisturizers, perfumes, lipsticks, fingernail polishes, makeup, shampoos, permanent waves, hair colors, toothpastes, and deodorants."

Twizzler Twists 22 oz., Hershey's Snack size, Mars Chocolate or Nestle Fun size 8.8 - 12 oz.  $1.88 (LIMIT 10 ITEMS)
$1.00/2 Hershey's CVS store printable
$1.10/2 Hershey's 9 oz. - 22 oz. manufacturer printable
$1.00/2 Mars fun size candy printable or here
$1.60/2 Jolly Rancher or Twizzler snack size 9oz+
$1.50/3 Twizzlers or Jolly Rancher snack size 10/19 SS (EXPIRES 10/31!)
$1.00/2 Nestle Halloween candy fun size bag 10/12 RP (EXPIRES 10/31!)
$1.00 Snap rebate

Deal Idea:
Buy (2) Hershey's Snack size bags 9 oz. - 12 oz. $3.76
Use $1.00/2 Hershey's CVS store printable
Use $1.10/2 Hershey's manufacturer printable
Pay $1.66 plus get back $1.00 from Snap for purchasing bagged candy
Final cost = 2 bags of candy for $0.66 after Snap rebate ($0.33 each!)

50% off of costumes!  Selection may vary by store. (LIMIT 4)

Spend $25.00 on select P&G products get $5.00 ECB (LIMIT 1 OFFER)
*See front page of ad.

Deal Idea:
Buy (1) Tide liquid laundry detergent 19-32 loads $5.94
Buy (2) Pantene shampoo, conditioner 12.6 oz or styler 5.7 oz.  - 11.5 oz. 2/$8.00
Buy (2) Clairol Nice 'N Easy, Root Touch-up, or Natural Instinct hair color 2/$12.00
= $25.94
Use $2.00/1 Tide detergent 10/26 PG
Use BOGO Free Pantene 10/26 PG
Use $4.00/$12.00 Cosmetics CVS coupon that prints from the red box*
Use (2) $3.00/1 Clairol Hair color 10/12 SS (there is also a $5/2 in the 10/26 PG)
Pay $9.94 plus get back $5.00 ECB
Final Cost = 5 items for $4.94 after ECB (that's just $0.99 an item!)
*According to the FDA, hair dye IS considered a "cosmetic".
**$20.00 of this purchase counts towards the Beauty Club which essentially means that you've earned $2.00 of the $5.00 in extra bucks that you will get once you spend $50.00.  

Celestial tea 18 - 24 ct. $2.00
Use $1.00/1 Celestial tea 10/5 SS
Pay $1.00!

Fiber One, Nature Valley bars 5 - 12 ct. or Chex oatmeal 9.54 oz. 2/$4.00
$0.50/1 Fiber One Chewy bars or 90 calorie products printable
$1.00/2 Nature Valley bars 10/26 SS
$0.50/2 Nature Valley bars printable
Pay as low as $1.50 a box!
*There are also Savingstar offers for $0.50 back for buying Fiber one bars (NLA to activate) and $0.50 back when you buy two Nature Valley bars.  Read more about how Savingstar works here.

Lindt Lindor Chocolate pouches 4.1 - 5.32 oz. $3.50
$2.00/1 Lindor bags 5.1oz+ printable*
Pay $1.50!
*In order to get the $2.00 coupon you will need to choose the top right answer for all questions and have tried their products before with Lindt Lindor being your favorite.  Then share. You get a $1.00 coupon when you don't share the coupon. 

Kellogg's Frosted Flakes, Krave, Raisin Bran Crunch or Honey Smacks cereal 11 - 18.2 oz. $2.50
$1.50/1 Kellogg's Cereal printable (1,000 points from Kellogg's Family Rewards)
Pay $1.00!

Jolly Ranchers 8.67 - 12 oz. bags $2.00 get $1.00 ECB wyb 2 (LIMIT 1 OFFER)
$1.60/2 Jolly rancher 9 oz+ printable
Pay $4.40 for 3 bags plus get back $1.00 ECB
Final cost = 3 bags for $3.40 after ECB ($1.13 each!)

CoverGirl Lashblast mascara 2/$15.00 get $2.00 ECB wyb 2 (LIMIT 1 OFFER)
$2.50/1 Lashblast mascara 10/12 RP
$3.00/2 CoverGirl eye 10/26 PG

Deal Idea:
Buy (2) CoverGirl Lashblast mascaras $15.00
Use $4.00/$12.00 Cosmetic CVS coupon that prints from the red coupon machine
Use (2) $2.50/1 Lashblast mascara 10/12 RP
Pay $6.00 plus get back $2.00 ECB
Final Cost = 2 mascaras for $4.00 after ECB ($2.00 each!)
*This counts towards the Beauty Club!

Nivea Lipcare 0.17 - 0.59 oz. 2/$5.00
$3.00/2 Nivea lip 10/26 RP
Pay $2.00 for 2 ($1.00 each!)
*This counts towards the Beauty Club!

Softsoap body wash 15 - 18 oz. $2.99 get $1.00 ECB (LIMIT 1)
$1.00/1 Softsoap body wash 10/26 RP
Pay $1.99 plus get $1.00 ECB
Final Cost = $0.99 after ECB!
*This counts towards the Beauty Club!

Crest Sensitive toothpaste $4.79 get $2.00 ECB (LIMIT 2)
$1.25/1 Crest toothpaste 3.5 oz.+ printable
Pay $3.54 plus get $2.00 ECB
Final Cost = $1.54 after ECB!

Speed Stick Gear antiperspirant/deodorant 2.7 - 4 oz. $3.99 get $1.00 ECB (LIMIT 1)
$2.00/1 Speed Stick Gear 10/26 SS
Pay $1.99 plus get $1.00 ECB
Final Cost = $0.99 after ECB!
*There is also a BOGO free printable here.

Select Band-Aid decorative 20 - 25 ct. $3.49 get $2.50 ECB (LIMIT 1)
Final cost = $0.99 after ECB!

Bausch + Lomb Renu Fresh or Sensitive Multi-purpose solution 12oz. $7.99 get $5.00 ECB (LIMIT 1)
$2.00/1 Renu 12oz+ printable
Pay $5.99 plus get $5.00 ECB
Final cost = $0.99 after ECB!

Arizona Tall boy 20 oz. 2/$1.00 (LIMIT 10)

Come back and let us know if you find any other great deals this week at CVS!

HAPPY SAVING!!! :)

Disclaimer: CVS Pharmacy does not endorse these match-ups or compensate me in any way to publish this content. These match-ups are my own opinion of the deals you can get this week and is not an all-inclusive list. Prices and selection may vary by store.  While I try to check each coupon before matching it up, errors can be made so please be sure to read and abide by CVS Pharmacy coupon policy as well as the Manufacturer specifications on the actual coupon. This post may contain referral links where I will be compensated in some form (points, gift certificates, or monetarily) and I thank you very much for supporting the time and expenses I put into running this blog.

Tops Markets Weekly Ad Scan: Preview for 10/26 thru 11/1

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These photos are actually larger than shown. I had to choose a smaller size so they'd fit in my margins. If you want to see the larger image, just click whatever picture you want to zoom in on and you'll get a closer look. Happy peeking!

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Target: Speed Stick Gear Deodorant only $0.70 each after coupon & gift card promo

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Here's the deal at Target:
4 Speed Stick Gear Deodorants @ $3.89 each - $15.56
Next Scan $5 Target Gift Card when you spend $15+ on personal care coupon via mobile code CARE4 (text to 827438) or printable coupon here
- 2 BOGO printable coupons here*
Pay $7.78
Receive $5.00 Target Gift Card good to use on your next order
= $2.78 or $0.70 each!!!
*max value allowed on the coupon is $4.29.  Side note:  sometimes Target's scan system will auto deduct BOGO coupons for max value so it is a good idea to have something else in your transaction just in case this happens.

Tops Markets: Ghirardelli Chocolate Bars only $1.50 after coupon (Great Gifts for Teachers or Bosses!)

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Next time you are at Tops Markets, keep your eyes peeled for $0.50/1 peelie coupons to save on Ghirardelli Chocolate Bars.  These make great gifts for teachers or bosses, especially since they often "raise the bar"!  :)  Click here for a cute candy bar template that you can customize, print and tape to the bar.

Here's the deal at Tops:
Ghirardelli Chocolate Bars - $2.50
- $0.50/1 peelie coupon doubled
= $1.50!

Interested in more Tops related deals?  Be sure to join my new Facebook group here!

FREE Halloween Party (Orchard Park): Saturday October 25th (6 - 8 pm.)

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