Here is some more Rite-Aid shopping from last week.
I talked about the BC Cookie Mix/+Ups printing problem I had but I neglected to post that trips total/spending....
1 x Pentel Mechanical Pen $4.99 but w/Gold discount=$3.99
I used a $1/2 BC Cookie Mix IPQ=$1.00
I used a $6 +Up Reward to pay and put the $1.03 in my gift card.
I received a $4 +Up Reward back for the Mechanical Pencil, which made the pencil free.
Didn't get the $2 food +Ups however as you all know already.
*The Pentel Pencil Deal is a monthly one. The "Twist Erase" Mechanical Pencils are one of the varieties that gives the $4 +Up Reward. I found Bonus packs of them at one store....2 Pencils and an ink Pen. They or the regular pack with just 1 Pencil are both part of the Deal. If you have a Gold Wellness discount, after +Ups this makes them free. There is also a Pentel Gel Pen that goes for $3.19 after Gold discount that is generating a $3 +Up Reward, so that's a cheap, but not free pen after rewards. The Limit on the Pencils is 4 per card and it goes all month so keep that in mind if you have a week where you need to roll +Ups and there is little else you need.
On Friday I also did this transaction....
5 x Dana brand Fragrances $2.99 but w/Gold discount $2.39=$11.95
1 x Pentel Mechanical Pencil $4.99 w/Gold discount=$3.99
1 x .50¢/1 Betty Crocker Cookie Mix IPQ(smartsource dotcom)=$.50
5 x $2/1 Dana brands fragrance IPQ(from their website)=$10.00
I used $7 in +Ups and put the .45¢ on my gift card(had to break out a new gift card finally).
I received back $4 in +Ups($4 Pentel) and then when I returned and rebought the cookie mixes Saturday evening, I got my $2 +Ups for that, so I received $6 +Up Rewards in total.
I also bought a $50 Kohl's gift card on my Wellness card and another on the BIL's card on Saturday evening. The $100 I spent for those comes out of a fund for clothing, so basically it was just converting $100 of that cash into gift cards, which will be spent in 2013 on regular clothing needs for the family.
This wasn't regular Rite-Aid shopping.
But.....buying them at Rite-Aid did give me 2 x $5 +Up Rewards for the purchases.
These are a "bonus" and get rolled into my pile of +Ups. 8-)
Value of items....$34.50
+Ups coming into this trip....$47.00
BONUS +Ups for buying gift cards for Kohl's.....$10.00
+Ups at the end.....$54.00
*And here are my MONTHLY TOTALS*
GRAND TOTALS FOR DECEMBER so far.......
Out Of Pocket....$0.00 cash
Value of items bought.....$294.31
Savings Rate of 100%
Single Check Rebate due....$0.00
Other Rebates due......$0.00
After SCR applied, Out of Pocket.... $0.00
Savings Rate.....100 %
+Ups at beginning of month...$47.00+