Extreme Couponing Canada Shopping: Customer Appreciation & Airmiles At Safeway!

Posted by on Dec 5, 2012 in My shopping trips | 0 comments

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Stopped by Safeway this evening for their customer appreciation day that happens the first Tuesday of every month. You can choose from 10% off or 10x the base airmiles on your grocery purchase. I always opt for the 10% off since it works out much better with coupons.

Here’s today’s breakdown:

6 x Windex 2/$5 – $2 WUB 2 coupons from inserts = $1.50 + 60 Airmiles WUB 6
8 x Kotex 2/$5 – $1.50 WUB 2 coupons from tearpads = $1.75
7 x Optic White Toothpaste 3/$5 – (7) $1 coupons from websaver.ca, printed and mailed = $0.66 + 25 Airmiles WUB 6
11 x Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste 3/$5 – (11) $1 coupons from insert = $0.66 + 25 Airmiles WUB 6
2 L Milk $3.32 (not pictured)

Subtotal: $68.32
Taxes: $5.86
Customer Appreciation 10% discount: $6.83
Coupons used: $29
Total paid: $38.35 + 136 Airmiles Earned!

Extreme Couponing Canada Breakdown:

Retail prices:  $135.06
Savings off sale price: 52%
Savings off retail price: 76%

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Extreme Couponing Canada Shopping: 2 x Shoppers Drug Mart Redemptions! DSLR & Nexus 7

Posted by on Dec 2, 2012 in My shopping trips | 3 comments

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Not a grocery trip, but an electronics trip!

I did one Shoppers Drug Mart redemption last week for 95,000 points and another today! I’ve been wanting a DSLR camera for a long time now, and after coupon and points, the price was right for this Canon T3 Rebel.

The Nexus 7 was a surprise redemption. I hadn’t planned on redeeming points today, but when I heard Shoppers just got these in stock, I decided to pick one up as a Christmas gift for my brother!

Here’s the breakdown for the transactions:

Redemption #1 Last week during the super savings weekend.

Canon T3 Rebel $379.88 + coupon for 20x the points when you spend $100 or more (received in the mail)

Subtotal: $379.88
Taxes: $45.63 (on full amount) + $0.40 Enviro fee
Coupons+ Redemption: $10 unlock your deal coupon + $170 for 95,000 points
Points earned: ~40,000 to be added on by Jan 3
Total paid: $245.91

Redemption #2 Today

Nexus 7 32gb Tablet $269.99

Subtotal: $269.99
Taxes: $32.54 + $1.20 enviro fee
Redemption: $210 for 95,000 points for the spend your points event
Total paid: $93.73

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Extreme Couponing Canada Shopping: Great Deals at Walmart Nov 11/12

Posted by on Nov 11, 2012 in My shopping trips | 4 comments

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My friend Kathy and I have been stopping by Walmart every few days since the Bio True solution went on rollback to $7.37 in hopes of getting her some cheap contact lense solution! Success! They finally had some in-stock today so we picked up a few other goodies as well.

Here’s the breakdown:

3 x Bio True Lense Solution $7.37 – (3) $5 coupons from previous insert = $2.37
Motrin Liquid Gels $3 Clearance – $3 coupon from tearpad = FREE
2 x Colgate Optic White Toothpaste $1.97 – $1 coupons from websaver.ca = $0.97
2 x Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste $1.97 – $1 coupons from insert = $0.97
2 x Colgate Total Advanced Toothpaste Trial Size $1- $1 coupons from insert = FREE
Swiffer Refill $4.50 – $1.50 coupon from brandsaver insert = $3
Glade Solid $1 – $5 WUS $15 coupon (insert) used with below
2 x Sense & Spray Value Pack $7  – $5 WUS $15 coupon (insert) used with above
6 x Zantac $2.22 – (6) $3 coupons from tearpad = FREE + $0.78 each
3 x Carnation Evaporated Milk $1.33 – (3) $1 coupons from booklet = $0.33

Subtotal: $71.80
Taxes: $8.14 (ouch!)
Coupons used: $51.50
Total paid: $20.30 + $8.14 of taxes

Extreme Couponing Canada Breakdown:

Retail prices: ~ $115
Savings off sale price: 72%
Savings off retail price: 82%

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Extreme Couponing Canada Shopping: Great Shoppers Bonus Redemption Deals!

Posted by on Sep 8, 2012 in My shopping trips | 4 comments

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Stopped by Shoppers Drug Mart this PM to redeem some points and cash in on the amazing Kraft deal going on right now! When you buy 4 select products, you earn 8,000 Shoppers Optimum Points!

I ended up redeeming 50,000 points for $110 off, but earned 56,000 points and paid $13.91 out of pocket, essentially making everything free with the exception of taxes!

Here’s what I picked up:

3 x Bounty Paper Towels $4.99 – (2) $1.25 WUB 2 (brandsaver.ca) & $0.50 (brandsaver.ca) = $4.49
2 x Life Toilet Paper $5.49
Hunger Games Blu Ray $25.99
Wong Wing Appetizers $8.99
28 x Cadbury Chocolate Bars $1.99 & 2/$4 – (4) $1 WUB 2 coupons from tearpads + 8,000 points earned for every 4 purchased!

Subtotal: $116.73
Taxes: $12.93
Coupons used: $5.75
Points Redeemed: 50,000 for $110 off
Total Paid: $13.91
Points Earned: 56,110!

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Extreme Couponing Canada Shopping @ Safeway, LD & WM: $1 Glad Bags & Cheap Febreze! 80% Savings Off Retail

Posted by on Aug 22, 2012 in My shopping trips | 8 comments

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Picked up some deals this week with soon to be expiring P&G coupons and also stocked up on smelly items for my mom who is obsessed with them! The Febreze Set N Refresh kits are great for cars if anyone is looking for a secondary use for them. Just slip it into the holder on the side door.

London Drug deals are valid until Wednesday and Safeway deals are valid until Thursday of this week!

Here’s the breakdown:

Safeway

6 x Mr. Clean Magic Eraser $2.99 – (3) $2 WUB 2 coupons from brandsaver = $1.99 + 20 airmiles WUB 2
3 x Febreze Set N Refresh Starters $3.59 – (2) free WUB 3 Mr. Clean coupons from brandsaver+ 1 free w/ buy 2 get 1 free in-store deal = FREE

Subtotal: $25.12
Coupons used: $13.18
Taxes: $3.01
Total paid: $14.95 + 60 airmiles earned! (worth ~$6)

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Extreme Couponing Canada Shopping: 83% Savings at Zellers, Save On Foods & SDM

Posted by on Aug 18, 2012 in My shopping trips | 0 comments

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As per usual, while Emily and I were out coupon hunting we went deal hunting as well and had some great finds!

Here’s what I picked up:

Zellers

4 x Premium Plus Crackers, 1 missing from photo $0.99 – (2) $1.50 WUB 2 coupons from tearpads = $0.24 each

Subtotal: $3.98
Coupons used: $3
Total Paid: $0.98

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