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#61 of 81 Old 08-27-2002, 11:00 AM
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Went to HEB to pick up a few items till payday:

Apples reg $1.29# sale $0.99# bought 1.55# spent $1.53 saved $0.47
Cantaloupe reg $1.79 sale $0.99 saved $0.80
Lettuce reg $1.39 sale $0.87 saved $0.52
Gerber Grads Carrots (2) reg $0.64 sale $0.42 saved $0.44
Green beans (4) reg $0.52 sale $0.33 saved $0.76
Gallon milk reg $2.89 sale $1.89 saved $1.00
Ketchup reg $1.29 sale $0.99 saved $0.30
Healthy Choice breakfast links (2) reg $1.99 sale $0.99 saved $1.98
Dr. Pepper (2 12pks) reg$3.99 sale $1.77 saved $4.44
TP reg $2.99 sale $1.99 saved $1.00

Total Spent $16.34
Total Saved $11.71

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#62 of 81 Old 08-28-2002, 06:15 PM
 
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Jo-Anns bought a Christmas Fabric Bow....Regular price was $4.99 on super clearance for $.24!!!
Spent $.24
Saved $4.75


Michaels...got a wooden boat for $.30! Marked down from $1.99! Paint that was $.50 marked down from $1.76!
Spent $1.36
Saved $2.95



Wal-mart...more craft supplies and found a 4 pack of socks for Gavin for only $2.00 on clearance! Marked down from $4.97!

Spent $8.72
Saved $3.02
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This should be everything else for the month. I do plan on grocery shopping tonight, so I'll post that later. I am sorry if there are repeats. I just found reciepts and went from there!!

8-1-2002; Bi-Lo; spent $44.97; saved $14.24 with card

8-7-2002; Food Lion; spent $88.09; saved $6.86 with card and $3.29 with coupons and $10.82 on discounted meat (total saved $20.97).

8-13-2002; Food Lion; spent $14.83; saved $8.22 with card.

8-17-2002; Food Lion; spent $19.02; saved $3.80 eith card and 70c discount.

8-17-2002; Food Lion; spent $7.98; saved $1.20 with card.

8-18-2002; Wal*Mart; spent $57.66; saved $74.33 on discounts.

8-20-2002; Food Lion; spent $16.80; saved 6.39 with card.

8-17-2002; Bi-Lo; spent $8.46; saved $2.49 with card.

8-21-2002; WIC; saved $24.09 (100% savings).

8-21-2002; Food Lion; spent $10.00; saved $2.56 with card.

8-21-2002; Arby's; spent $10.37; saved $3.76.

8-23-2002; bakery thrift store; spent $1.38; saved $3.60.

8-24-2002; Eckerd Drugs; spent $21.22; saved $6.38 with discount and $15.39 with clearence (total saved $21.77).

8-26-2002; K Mart; spent $20.79 ; saved $27.80 on discounts.

8-26-2002; bakery thrift store; spent $8.74; saved $5.00.
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Don't know if this will count or not, but because I went thru all the right channels, I didn't have to pay a surgery co-pay for my surgery today! It would have been $35.00, but I paid $0!

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I went to Ltd's website today and got 3 coin sorting banks for the kids. One Barbie and 2 Tonka ones.

Total spent was 23.85 ($7.95 each) (reg price $18.00) saved $30.15
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Oh yea I also got a free hair cut does that count??? I am not sure how much it would have been normally due to the fact I have not gotten my hair cut in a salon for yrs. Can someone tell me how much it would cost at a salon?? And also I got a tattoo for $35 reg it would run like $150-$200

total spent $35
total saved $140 (went with $175)
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8-22-2002; Target; spent $9.00; saved $15.61 on discounts.

8-29-2002; Food Lion; spent $45.64; saved $9.44 with card and $2.85 on discounted meat (total saved $12.29).
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went to SuperSaver for groceries.

Spent $83.77
Saved $11.04
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Went to Walmart. Found a great deal on sodas

4 12 pks Dr.Pepper reg$2.99 sale $1.50 saved $1.49 ea = $5.96
4 12 pks Pepsi reg$2.99 sale $1.5 saved $1.50 ea = $5.96
Formula reg$12.88 sale $11.84 saved $1.04

Total Spent $53.54
Total Saved $12.42


Going Back tomorrow to get more sodas!

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Buy Low..got chicken leg quartes for $.19 per pound! I am not sure how much chicken leg quarters are originally, but there was a smaller bag and it was marked $.89 per pound so I am going to say $.39 per pound.
Spent: $1.90
Saved $2.00


Walmart..got a shirt for Gavin on clearance for $2.00!
Spent $11.53
Saved: $8.42


Marsh..they were tripling coupons today.
Spent $5.22
Saved $9.94


I went to Kroger too, but can not find the receipt. I will post when I can find it.
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The August challange is over ... go ahead and post any of those last minute receipts because I won't be posting the totals until Monday, September 2nd!

EVERYBODY did great!
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Ok have a few things to add..

Went to some yard sales yesterday.

Little Tykes Ride on Toy paid $1.00..looked at the website and it costs $25.00

Another little Tykes Ride on paid $3.00 this one costs $20 new.

Little tykes Wheelbarrow paid $1.50 new it costs $20

Pair of NEW JCPenny Jeans for me $2.00..don't know how much they would cost new but lets say at least $20

Tupperware container cost $.50 I could not find the exact one at the tupperware site but one of similar size and shape cost $17.99

New backpack. Paid $.50 not sure on this one but I am sure it cost at least $10 new.

So..
Spent: $8.50
Saved: $104.49
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Back to Walmart for more sodas

8 12 pks Dr. Pepper reg$2.99 sale $1.50 saved $11.92
8 12 pks Pepsi reg$2.99 sale $1.50 save $11.92

Total Spent $25.74
Total Saved $23.84

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I never did add all my savings for this month in here, lol. Oh well...
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Ok found my Kroger receipt got a good deal on Pepsi and on ground beef!
Spent $10.01
Saved $12.10


Also I forgot I bought a pack of pull-ups at a yard sale with only 2 used in it and got that for $.50!
Spent $.50
Saved $6.00
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Thursday nite we went to the mall for gifts for Ana's Bday.

Bought a disco light...$9.74 reg $14.99 saved $5.25
Got a necklace $2.99 reg $5.99 saved $3
got a mini treasure box $.99 reg $3.99 saved $3
got some wallet picture holders BTGOF $.49 each $.98 saved $.49

found out how much a cut and style was. I got mine free reg was $30 at the salon I called.

Spent $14.70
Saved $41.74
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WOW ... I'm going to post the totals for AUgust in a few minutes!!! We saved some money last month!!!
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OK. I'm waiting! Impatiently, I might add!

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Ok Roxanna I wanna know how much we saved dang it!!!!!!! We need a smilie that is impatienet(sp)
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WOW ... I'm going to post the totals for AUgust in a few minutes!!! We saved some money last month!!!
Still waiting??? You are torturing us!
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I am soooo behind on this .. sorry ladies!!! I'm going to get it tonight before I go to bed!!
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