Savings on pantry staples
Check the Publix “Savings Kick Off” coupon circular for deals that last through Sept. 26. Newman’s Own Salsa (16 ounce) is on sale for $2. Use the 50-cent coupon from the Sept. 14 RedPlum to pay $1 per jar. Betty Crocker Helper Ultimate skillet meals (8.6- to 9.8-ounce sizes) are on sale for $1.50 each. Use the 75-cents-off-three coupon from the Aug. 3 SmartSource to pay $1.25 per package. Altoids mints (1.2- to 1.76-ounce tins) are on sale for $1.50. Use the 50-cent coupon from the Sept. 14 RedPlum, which Publix will double, to pay 50 cents each.
Clean teeth/fresh breath
Colgate: Walgreens has Colgate enamel care toothpaste (4 ounce) or 360 toothbrushes on sale for $3.49 each. Buy three items and use three of the $2 coupons from the Sept. 14 SmartSource to pay $1.49 at the register for each item. You will get 3,000 Balance Rewards points worth $3.75 on three, so your net cost will be 24 cents per item.
Dentek: Walgreens has Dentek Floss Picks (75- or 90-pack) on sale for $2 each when you buy two. Buy two, and use two of the 50-cent coupons from the Aug. 10 SmartSource to pay $1.50 each at the register. You will get a $2 Register Reward, so your net cost will be 50 cents per package.
Listerine: Rite Aid has Listerine Mouth Rinse (500 ml) or Pocket Paks (72 count) on sale for $3.99. You will get a $3 +UP Reward, so your net cost will be 99 cents each.
Kellogg’s: Walgreens has Kellogg’s Special K cereal (11.2- to 12.5-ounce boxes) on sale for $2.33 each when you buy three, or $2.49 each when you buy fewer than three. Use the $1-off-three coupon from the Sept. 14 RedPlum to pay $2 per box. Altoids mints (1.2- or 1.76-ounce tins) are on sale for 99 cents. Use the 50-cent coupon from the Sept. 14 RedPlum to pay 49 cents each.
Kellogg’s: Rite Aid has Kellogg’s Special K cereals on sale “buy one, get one free.” Buy four boxes and use the coupon in the Sept. 14 RedPlum that gives you a free gallon of milk when you buy four boxes of Kellogg’s cereal, up to a value of $3.29.
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