Tuesday, March 31, 2009

A&P Deals: March 27 - April 2

Here are some deals I found this week at A&P.

Carolina Rice (16oz) $0.99
Use $0.50/1 from 3/1 RP insert
Get it for FREE after doubled coupon

Ziploc Easy Zipper Bags $1.67
Use $0.55/1 from 2/22 SS insert or from inside package
Pay $0.57 after doubled coupon

Sorrento Mozzarella Cheese $1.88
Use $1/1 from 03/22 SS insert (they also have a coupon dispenser on the shelf. Stock up!)
Pay $0.88

Reynolds Oven Bags $1.99
Use $1/1 from 3/15 insert
Pay $0.99

Buy 2 Sargento Shredded Cheese @ $1.67 each
Use $1/2 from past inserts
Use $0.50 from A&P's Magazine (ask the cashier for it)
**Store coupons won't double**
Pay $1.84 for two bags

Buy 2 Ronzoni Bistro Entrees @ $1.40 each
Use B1G1 from past inserts (possibly February)
Pay $1.40 for 2 Entrees

Huggies Baby Wipes $1.99
Use $0.50 from 3/1 SS insert
Pay $0.99 after doubled coupon

Windex $2.50
Use $0.75/1 from 3/29 insert
Pay $1.00 after doubled coupon

Buy 2 Del Monte Diced Tomatoes @ $0.99 each
Use $1/2 from 2/8 RP insert
Pay $0.99 for two

Shout $2.50
Use $0.55 from 3/29 SS insert
Pay $1.40

Post Honey Comb Cereal $2.50
Use $0.55/1 from 3/1 SS insert
Pay $1.40

Buy 2 Carnation Evaporated Milk cans @ $0.99 each
Use $0.50/2 from 1/25 SS insert
Pay $0.98 after doubled coupon

Restaurant.com: Get a $25 Gift Certificate for only $3! (last day)

There is a website called Restaurant.com that offers great deals on gift certificates for thousands of restaurants. You can buy gift certificates for a restaurant of your choice for a fraction of its price.

Buy a $25 gift certificate to the restaurant of your choice for only $3! Use the promo code SAVE during checkout. That code is valid until today, so hurry!

Make sure you read the small print, because some restaurants have specific rules such as a minimum purchase amount, or valid for dine-in only.

Find your preferred restaurant here.

Monday, March 30, 2009

CVS Deals: March 29 - April 4

Here is my CVS $5 Challenge scenario for this week.

I had $5.00 in ECBs from last week.

Transaction #1
Buy 2 Veet Gel Cream @ $5.49/ea --> $10.98
Use 2 $2/1 printable coupons
Final price: $6.98

Pay with $5.00 ECBs from last week
Total after coupons and ECBs (out of pocket): $1.98

**ECBs earned: $5.00**

Transaction #2
Buy 2 M&Ms chocolate bags @$1.50ea --> $3.00
Use $1/2 from RP 03/01
Final price: $1 each

Buy 1 Glade Plug-in Lasting Impressions @ $5.99
Use $4/1 from SS 03/29
**Earned $1.00 in ECBs**
Final price: $0.99

Buy 1 Colgate Wisp @ $1.97
Use $0.50/1 printable coupon
Final price: $1.47

Buy 1 Listerine 500 ml @ $2.10
Use $0.50/1 from SS 03.15
Final price: $1.60

Total after coupons: $7.05
Pay with $5.00 ECBs (earned in Transaction#1)

Total after coupons and ECBs (out of pocket): $2.05
**ECBs earned: $1.00 (from the Glade Lasting Impressions)**

Total spent out of pocket: $4.03
Total value: $24.04 with $1.00 ECBs remaining

Some other deals I see this week are:
*Buy 2 Softsoap Ensembles Get $4.00 ECBs
Buy 1 Softsoap Ensembles pump @ $7.99
Use $2/1 from 03/22 SS insert
Final price: $5.99

Buy 1 Softsoap Ensembles refill @ $3.99
Use $1/1 from 03/22 SS insert
Final price: $2.99
Pay $8.98 get $4 ECBs
Final price for Softsoap Ensembles pump and refill: $4.98

*Scrubbing Bubbles Action Scrubber Starter Kit $2.99
Use $2.75 printable coupon
Final price: $0.24 only!

*Sally Hansen Nail Polish B1G1
Buy 2 @ $2.49 each
Use $3.00 coupon from CVS Reinventing Magazine
Final price: FREE

***You still can get the Reinventing Magazine! They sell it for $0.99 but the coupons expire on 03/31. It is still a great deal even if you don't use the other coupons, you'll get 2 Sally Hansen Nail Polish for $0.99!! ****

*Listerine Antiseptic and PocketPaks are 50% off
Buy 1 Listerine Antiseptic @ $2.10
Buy 1 Listerine PocketPaks @ $2.25
Use $1.50/2 from 03/15 SS insert
Pay $2.85 for the two items

ShopRite: Free Kraft Salad Dressing

ShopRite has Kraft or Seven Seas Salad Dressing (16 oz. bottles) priced at $1.49 this week. Use the $1.50/1 coupon from yesterday's Smart Source insert and you'll get it for FREE! Great deal!

If you don't have a ShopRite in your area, try getting it at Walmart for $0.08. Coupon Cravings has the scoop on that!

Redbox Monday Promo Code

It's Monday! That means a promo code for a free rental at any Redbox! Today's code is:
Remember that the code is valid today only (Mon Mar 30) and it expires at midnight CST.

Jergens Natural Glow Moisturizer: Free Sample

Click here to get your free sample of Jergens Natural Glow Moisturizer. (Click on the CHOOSE YOUR SAMPLE button located under the picture of the two boxes on the left).

Saturday, March 28, 2009

Sears: 20% off coupon valid on 3/29

Here is a printable coupon valid at any Sears store for a 20% off on women's, men's, kids' apparel, accesories, shoes, fine jewelry and watches. The savings pass is valid on 3/29 only from store opening until 5 pm.
If you'd rather stay home and shop online, use the promo code SAVETWTYFF during checkout.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Redbox Free Movie Wednesday Code

It's March Movie Madness! Here is your code for a FREE movie rental at any Redbox. The code is good at Redbox kiosks only (not at redbox.com), and it expires at midnight Central Time.


Just go to any Redbox kiosk and choose the Rent with Promo Code option. Add any movie you like to your cart, and check out. You will be asked to swipe a credit card, but they will only charge you if you don't return the movie by Thursday 9pm.

You can repeat the same process for every credit card you have, so you can score many movies, but you'll still have to return them by the next day.

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Ben & Jerry's: Get a cone for $1 and a donation ~ 3/24 only

Today only (3/24) Ben & Jerry is offering their eCONEomic Relief offer! Donate a non-perishable food and receive a scoop for $1! This is a great way to satisfy your cravings and help others in need.
One sweet deal! Thanks, Jaycie!

Monday, March 23, 2009

Bath & Body Works: Free Signature Product with $10 Purchase

Print this coupon and take it to any Bath & Body Works to get a FREE Signature Product (up to a $12 value) with any $10 purchase. The coupon is valid through 4/12. Find your nearest store here.
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Free Sample of Buxom Lash Mascara at JCPenney

Get a FREE sample of the new Buxom Lash Mascara from Bare Escentuals with any online purchase at JCPenney.

Just enter the code JCPBUXOM during checkout!

Build-a-Bear: $5 off Printable Coupon

Here is a printable coupon for $5 off an animal priced $10 or more at Build-a-Bear stores. There are some animals priced $10 and $12, so I think it will be a great deal if you choose one of those! Please note that this coupon cannot be used for outfits and accesories. Coupon expires April 19, 2009. Find your nearest store here.

Thanks, Bargain Briana!

El Pollo Loco: BOGO Chicken Tortilla Rolls

Do you have an El Pollo Loco in your area? Print this coupon, and get a FREE Grilled Chicken Tortilla Roll when you purchase one.

Thanks, Jaycie!

Redbox Monday Promo Code

Here is your weekly Monday promo code from Redbox! It is valid for a free movie rental at any Redbox kiosk.


The code is valid today only until midnight CST. Remember that you have to return your movie tomorrow before 9pm.

Ultimate Blog Party 2009

Ultimate Blog Party 2009

During the week of March 20-27th, 5 Minutes for Mom is hosting their annual Ultimate Blog Party. So here's my post! :)
My name is Pilar and I just started blogging a couple of weeks ago! I am a wife and a SAHM to two beautiful girls ages 10 (this Wednesday!) and 6. We live in New Jersey, and I blog about living a frugal life, and I am always trying to find freebies and great offers.
I love clipping coupons, and I consider myself a super-organized person! Some papers can easily pile up in my home (yep, coupons, circulars, newspaper inserts, magazines, etc.) but hey! those help us save some money! LOL
Make sure you check my blog often and you'll find a lot of great ideas about getting cheap stuff, freebies, and saving money. I'm on twitter, too!
Let's start the party! Join by clicking on the button at the top of this post! There are a ton of prizes this year! I'm still checking for the ones I would like! Yes, you can choose!

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Old Navy: $5 Baby Clothes

Old Navy is currently offering an in-store only event. All baby items are $5, sizes 0-24 months. This does not include toddler clothing. This promotion is valid through March 26.
Make sure to hunt for printable coupons before heading to the store.

Friday, March 20, 2009

50 Free Photo Prints at CVS

Get 20 FREE prints when you open an account and 30 more when you add an ExtraCare Card!

JCPenney's Shopping Pass valid on 03/22

If you can't make it to JCPenney on Saturday to take advantage of this promotion, you can still go on Sunday from 3pm to 9pm and shop with this printable shopping pass!

Wet Seal Buy 2 Get One for 1 Penny

Starting today, Wet Seal is offering a Buy 2 Get One for 1 Penny promotion in the entire store. This deal ends on 03/22 and is valid in-store only. Find your nearest location here.

Welcoming Spring!

I just woke up really excited this morning, because the winter is officially over. While making breakfast, my daughter starts shouting that I should look out of the window, and here's what was happening on the First Day of Spring. It was snowing!!

Guess we'll have to wait until tomorrow to welcome spring! (At least that's what the weather channel says!) :)

Thursday, March 19, 2009

JCPenney Printable Coupons valid until 03/21

JCPenney is having a huge sale this weekend. They will have special deals on Saturday from 9am until 1pm. Here are some coupons you can use this weekend at JCPenney. The coupons are $10 off a purchase of $50, and $15 off a purchase of $75. These are valid until Saturday March 21st.

You can also buy online and use the promo code 318HUGE during checkout. Even more! Shop through Ebates and get 4% cashback of your purchase!

IKEA | Seize the Days Promotion

Being frugal you have to love IKEA! Not only they have great prices, but their products are durable and nice. This weekend (starting tomorrow, Friday 03/30) they have their Seize the Days Promotion where they offer specific things for discounted prices.

I personally think the glass jars with stainless-steel lids that are on sale on Saturday 03/21 are really worth the trip to the store. The are only $0.99 each!

If you plan on arriving early, you can also score a FREE breakfast and a cup of coffee. Check your nearest store for breakfast hours.

Get 25% off at The Container Store through 04/13

Once again The Oprah Show is offering their viewers 25% off at The Container Store!

You can download the in-store offer here or enter the promo code CLUTTERCREW during checkout if you shop online.

The offer is valid through Monday, April 13, 2009. Let's start Spring Cleaning!
If you shop through Ebates, you'll also get $5 just for signing up and 4% cashback of your purchase!
Sweet deal!

Free Rita's Ice Cream 03/20

Rita's Ice Cream will be giving away a FREE regular size Italian Ice to each guest in order to mark the First Day of Spring.

The giveaway will be held tomorrow Friday March 20, 2009 from noon to 10pm at participating locations. To find your nearest Rita's click here.


Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Redbox Free Movie Wednesday Code

It's March Movie Madness! Here is your code for a FREE movie rental at any Redbox. The code is good at Redbox kiosks only (not at redbox.com), and it expires at midnight Central Time.


Just go to any Redbox kiosk and choose the Rent with Promo Code option. Add any movie you like to your cart, and check out. You will be asked to swipe a credit card, but they will only charge you if you don't return the movie by Thursday 9pm.

You can repeat the same process for every credit card you have, so you can score many movies, but you'll still have to return them by the next day.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Free Bottle of Aveda Black Malva Pure Plant Shampoo

Here is a current offer for a FREE sample bottle of Aveda Black Malva Pure Plant Shampoo.

Just fill in your shipping address and they'll send it to you. You can also take a short survey afterwards, but it is not required.


The CVS $5 Challenge: March 15-21

Every week Keeping the Kingdom First hosts The CVS $5 Challenge. The idea is to come up with the best scenario on how to spend $5 dollars at CVS combining the weekly ads, coupons and ECB's.

Here is my $5 Scenario for this week:

Transaction #1
Buy 1 Dry Idea Deodorant @ $2.99
Buy 2 Rice Krispies Treats @ $1.67 each
$2/1 Dry Idea printable here
$1/2 Rice Krispies (SS insert 3/15)
Pay with $3 ECB from last week

Total After Coupons and ECBs: $0.33
ECBs earned: $2.00

Transaction #2
1 Colgate MaxWhite 6oz @ $2.99
$0.75 Colgate Toothpaste (SS or RP, I don't really know the date January?)
Pay with $2.00 ECB earned in Transaction#1

Total After Coupons and ECBs: $0.24
ECBs earned: $2.99

Transaction #3
1 Irish Spring Body Wash @ $4.99
$0.50/1 Irish Spring Body Wash (SS 03/15)
Pay with $2.99 earned in Transacion#2

Total After Coupons and ECBs: $1.50
ECBs Earned: $4.99

Transaction #4
4 Glade Essentials Oil Candle @ $10.00
$2/2 Glade Essentials Oil Candle (SS 03/15)
B2G1 Glade Scented Oil Candles (Peelie)
Pay with $4.99 ECBs Earned on Transaction#3

Total After Coupons and ECBs: $0.51
ECBs earned: $3.00

Total OOP: $2.58
Total Value: $24.31 with $3.00 ECBs remaining for next week! :)

Unfortunately my local store did not have the $2/2 Wheat Thins Crackers offer.

Monday, March 16, 2009

Redbox Monday Promo Code

Every Monday, Redbox will send you a code for a FREE movie rental. The code today is:

You can use it until midnight. Just check for your nearest Redbox location, and choose the Rent with a Promo Code option. Remember that you will have to return the movie by 9pm tomorrow or you will be charged.

Check back on Wednesday for a new code!

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Free Joy Bauer's Diet Book

Get a FREE copy of Joy's LIFE Diet:Four Steps to Thin Forever. All you pay is $4.95 for shipping and handling. The book retails for $25.99, so it's a great deal!

As a special bonus, you'll also get 2 FREE weeks of unlimited access to online meal plans, recipes, fitness routines and more.

Friday, March 13, 2009

Free Decorating Class at Pottery Barn

Pottery Barn is offering the Kids Decorating Series in their stores. These are free decorating one-hour sessions.

The Series start on Saturday March 21st with Transitioning from Nursery to Toddler Room, followed by Creating Shared Spaces for Children on Saturday April 25th.

Atendees will receive a 10% discount on products featured in the class.

Space is limited and reservation is required. To find your nearest location click here.

Glamour 1-year Suscription for $1.50 until 03.15

Glamour Magazine is celebrating their 70th Anniversary, and they are offering a One-Year-Suscription for $1.50 until March 15th.

This is NOT for first time suscribers only. My suscription was set to expire on December 1, 2009, so I wasn't sure if I could take advantage of this offer. I decided to call and ask them, and they just renewed it for another year for only $1.50!

Make sure you don't miss this one!

In case you'd like to call them too, their phone number is 1-800-274-7410.

FREE EBOOK: The Difference by Jean Chatzky

Download Jean Chatzky's new financial book, The Difference, for FREE until 10:59am ET Saturday, March 14, 2009!

Oprah.com is offering this as a free download for Oprah.com members, so if you are not a member yet, you'll be prompted to become a member, but it's free!

JC Penney Coupons

Enjoy extra savings this weekend at JC Penney! The printable coupons are valid on Friday 13 and Saturday 14 only.

- $10 off of a single purchase of $50

- $15 off of a single purchase of $75

- $20 off a single purchase of $100

It might be time to start shopping for spring clothes!

STAPLES: $1 Dollar Deals

Score office and/or school supplies at Staples! Starting on Sunday 03.15, they are offering some products at $1 or $2. You'll find things like:

- 2 pack of Staples retractable ballpoint pen FREE (after easy rebate)

- BIC pens 12ct. for $1

- Scotch Magic Tape Dispenser for $1

- 25 Pack of Staples Envelopes for $1

- Staples Notebook 200 pages for $1

- 4x6 Staples Photo Paper 60/pack for $1 (after easy rebate)

There's also glue, scissors, mechanical pencils, gel pens, crayons, even a stapler for $2!

Preview the circular here and click on the Sneak Peek tab.

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic: Invite to save 30%

Gap Inc. is hosting their Friends and Family Event, and offering their customers 30% off all elegible merchandise for in-store purchases. They are calling it Give and Get, because they will donate 5% of your spending to a non-profit-organization.

The coupon is valid from March 12 through March15 and participants will get 30% off at Gap, Gap Outlet, Old Navy, Banana Republic, and Banana Republic Factory Stores. NOT VALID ONLINE.

Gap Inc. will donate 5% of your purchase to the non-profit organization I chose, which is Feeding America.
Click here for the printable coupon.

Remember that you can use this in Gap Outlet Stores or Banana Republic Factory Stores, so I guess you can score some great deals!

Snapfish: Photo print offer until 03.15

Snapfish is currently offering the following promotion:

- 75 4x6 prints for $9.99 (use code BUNDLE 75)
-100 4x6 prints for $12.99 (use code BUNDLE 100)

Both bundle offers include shipping! That's like getting each print for about $0.13 depending on the package you choose.

If you don't have a Snapfish account, just create one (hey, it's free!) and upload your photos in order to take advantage of this. These bundle offers end March 15.

Thank You!

I would like to start the day thanking Jaycie from Coupon Geek for welcoming Scoring Deals into the blogging world. She was really kind and took the time to write this nice post about my blog! Yesterday was my first day blogging, and watching her post about my new blog just thrilled me! Thank you, CouponGeek!

Thanks to Kristen, too for following me :) and to everyone who took time to read it!

I definitely enjoy couponing, looking for bargains, and finding ways to save money, so I thought it'll be nice to share my finds with other people that might be interested in them. My blog is still a work in progress, so please bare with me while a try to improve it. In the mean time, I hope you enjoy Scoring Deals!

Have a good one!

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Free Kashi Frozen Entrée

Score a FREE frozen entrée from Kashi! They will send you a coupon. Hurry up, the offer is valid until March 15! Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.

Redbox Free Movie Wednesday Code

Last week Redbox started March Movie Madness, which means that every Wednesday in March, they will publish a code in their blog good for a free night's rental.

Today's code is JBG123.

Update: They are extending March Movie Madness into the first week of April!! Yay!

Get ready for summer and get a FREE Aveda Product

Sign up today for the 2009 SELF Challenge and receive a free Aveda Product!
The SELF Challenge is a successful diet and fitness program that offers helpful tools to keep you on track!

Sunday, March 1, 2009

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