No CVS Shopping Today

The only thing that I am remotely interested in at CVS this week is the toothpaste. I am stockpiling toothpaste to send off to my father but it is rainy today and I do not want to leave the house. I don’t have any reason to go outside today so a trip to CVS is just not worth it this week. I might go later in the week if I have something to do in that area and I might still get the toothpaste since I have coupons and ECBs to...

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Tracking My Finances In 2011: January Week 1
Jan06

Tracking My Finances In 2011: January Week 1

I have decided to post my weekly spending for the previous week on Fridays so you know how my cash has been flowing for the week. Please note that I get paid on the last day of the month so my cash flow net effect will usually be negative until the last day of the month. This does not mean that I am adding to my debt, it just means that the money coming in is less than the money going out because bills are due starting on the first...

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CVS Haul 1/2/2011
Jan03

CVS Haul 1/2/2011

On this trip I paid $0.00 out of pocket for $16.76 worth of items. My goal for 2011 is to not spend any money out of pocket, while using coupons and ECBs to get tons of items at CVS, with an initial gift card of $50. I earned $0.50 ECB by scanning my card when I entered the store and applied that to my purchase today. Transaction 1 Item:Glade Lasting Impressions starter kit Price: $6.00 Item: Glade refill kit Price: $4.00 CVS Extra...

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Getting Ready To Save Money At CVS In 2011

I recently got another CVS gift card worth $50 by redeeming some rewards points and I am all set to start my money saving adventures at CVS in the upcoming year. For 2011 I plan on using strictly my: -gift card -coupons and -ECBs to purchase items. I attempted late in 2010 to see how far I could go using only those methods but then faltered a few times and ended up spending money out of pocket. I am going to be on a mission in 2011 to...

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How I Save Money At CVS: 14 Nov 2010
Nov15

How I Save Money At CVS: 14 Nov 2010

On this trip I paid $9.97 out of pocket for $26.97 worth of items. This may be my last trip to CVS unless there is something that I really want in the next two weeks. I will be taking a break and not doing any CVS shopping through December and will start again with my Zero out of pocket challenge in January. Transaction 1 Item: Aussie 3 minute conditioner Price: $2.99 CVS Extra Care Bucks earned: $2.00 Item: Venus razor refills Price:...

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