Publix Extreme couponing trip
Reader Crystal got $173.28 worth of groceries for -$8.26 (yes, that’s negative :-). She saved $181.54 ($56.30 in store coupons, $42.97 in manufacturer coupons, $82.27 in sales). That is a 104.8% savings.
The picture above was 3 trips/transactions. She used a total of (3) $5/$30 Winn Dixie Coupons on top of all the coupons listed below.
Here are the matchups for the items she got:
Edy’s Outshine Fruit Bars (regular $4.65 each) on sale for BOGO
-Free Outshine Seasonal Pick or Coconut Waters Bars wyb 2 Edy’s Outshine Bars Grocery Advantage Buy “Summer Savings” In-Ad Publix Coupon
-$1/1 Edy’s Fruit Bars, Outshine Fruit Bars or Outshine Coconut Waters Bars, any 6 ct or larger multi-pack from 04-21-13 SS insert
.23 overage on each box = 104.8% savings
Dial for Men Soap (regular $3.83 each) on sale for BOGO
$2/2 Dial for Men Body Washes 16 or 21 oz Target Coupon
-$2/2 Dial manufacturer coupons from 05/12RP Insert
-$0.085 overage on each = 102.2% savings
Yakisoba Noodles (regular $0.99 each) on sale for BOGO
-$1/2 Maruchan or Yakisoba, bowls from 05/19SS
-$0.11 (total overage) = -$0.005 (overage on each) = 100.5% savings
Hellman’s Mayonnaise (regular $4.99 each) on sale for BOGO
- $1/1 from 5/19RP
-$1.50/1 Hellmann’s® Mayonnaise, 22 oz. or larger Publix Coupon Best Meals Happen at Home email (exp 6/6)
-$0.06 (total overage) = -$0.005 (overage on each) = 100.1% savings
1 Curad Tape (regular $2.69) on sale for $2.01 = 25.3% savings
1 Sterile Gauze (regular $4.59 each), not on sale, no coupons…boo! = 0% savings
1 banana $0.28
**I just noticed that the coupon for Hellman’s says Limit 2 – not sure if Crystal was aware of that?**
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