CVS for Beginners Post

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CVS for Beginners 9/8 – 9/14

If you are just learning about extreme couponing and want to learn how it works, CVS is a great place to start! Anyone can follow the transaction list below and get these deals! Simply grab a newspaper, print any coupons that need to be printed and follow the step by step instructions!

Transaction 1

  • Buy (1) CVS Probiotic with 3 Billion Strains 15ct -$9.99
    Subtotal $9.99

    Pay $9.99 out of pocket (if you have any ECB’s, use them here)
    Get Back $9.99 ECB

Transaction 2

  • Buy (1) Softsoap Liquid Hand Soap 8-8.5oz -$2.99
    Buy (1) Colgate Max 6oz, Total 4-4.2oz or 2-in-1 4.6oz -$2.99
    Buy (1) Mitchum or Lady Mitchum Deodorant $1.99
    Buy (1) Bengay 2oz $4.49
    Buy (2) Progresso Soups 2/$3.00
    Subtotal $15.46
    Use (1) $1/1 Colgate Total,Optic White,Max Fresh,Sensitive – SS Insert 09/08
    Use (1) $1/1 Mitchum or Lady Mitchum SS insert 9/8
    Use (1) $2/1 Bengay Pain Relief Product SS Insert 09/08
    Use (1) $1/2 Progresso coupon (Printing at the red CVS machine)
    Use (1) $.50/2 Progresso Soups Printable
    Use $9.99 ECB from transaction above
    Out of Pocket $0.00
    Get back $7.00 ECB

Transaction 3

  • Buy (3) Purex Laundry Detergent (Buy 1, Get 2 free) $5.79
    Store prices may vary
    Buy (1) Revlon Luxurious Color Cream Hair color $5.49 (or other item $1.21+)
    Subtotal $11.28
    Use (1) $3/1 Revlon Hair color coupon SS insert 9/8
    Use $7.00 ECB from transaction above
    Pay $1.28 Out of Pocket

You bought 11 items.
The retail value of those items is $48.31.
You paid only $11.27 out of pocket!
That is an average of $1.02 per item!

Congratulations! Check back next week for more deals!

Thank you Xtreme Qpon for the scenarios!



  1. Thank you so much. You made it simple for me to understand!!!

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