Publix Shopping 101.84% Savings ($215.99 in groceries)

So today I ROCKED the stockpile items and thanks to the gas card promotion and the $5/$30 coupons, I was able to get everything in this picture…FOR FREE (actually, I got paid to take it out of the store, but you’ll see that below).

I split this into 5 separate transactions

Transaction 1:
Buy 9 Pepsi Next 12 pack, 3/$11.00 ($33.00 total)
Use [9] $2/1.00 Publix coupons in the Yellow Flyer  (store)
PRICE: $15
Add a $5/$30 Publix Coupon (save $5.00)
Add a $50 gas card for $40 (save $10.00)
Total OOP: $50.00 for a $50.00 gas card (and $1.98 for soda after tax)

Transaction 2:
Identical to Transaction 1

Transaction 3:
Buy 16 Capri Sun, $2.00
Buy 2 Carefree, $2.37
Use [4] B3G1 FREE Coupon from 3/18 SS Insert (manufacturer)
Use [2] $2.00/1 Carefree coupon from Green Advantage Flyer (store)
Use [2] $1.00/1 Carefree coupon from 3/18 SS Insert (manufacturer)
Add a $5/$30 Publix Coupon (save $5.00)
Add a $50 gas card for $40 (save $10.00)
Total OOP: $50.00 for a $50.00 gas card (and $7.50 for items)

Transaction 4:
Buy 2 loaves bread, BOGO $2.99
Buy 6 Pasta, BOGO $1.49
Buy 1 Ocean Spray Craisans, $2.39
Buy 4 Gold Peak Ice Tea, $1.00
Buy 6 Kellogg’s Frosted Krispies, BOGO $4.35
Buy 4 Crystal Light Ice Tea Boxes, BOGO $2.99
Buy 1 Renuzit Air Freshner, $1.49
Use [2] $0.75/1 Bread printable coupons (manufacturer)
Use [2] $1.00/1 Barilla Pasta printable coupons (no longer available) (manufacturer)
Use [2] $1.00/2 Barilla Pasta printable coupons (manufacturer)
Use [4] $1.00/1 Gold Peak Ice Tea printable coupons (savings club trial membership) (manufacturer)
Use [3] $1.00/2 Kellogg’s Coupon 4/1 RP Insert (manufacturer)
Use [2] $1.00/3 Kellogg’s Target printable coupon (store)
Use [4] $2.00/1 Crystal Lite Facebook printable coupons (manufacturer)
Use [1] $1.00/1 Renuzit printable coupon (manufacturer)
Use Renuzit MIR (printed from Facebook) (MIR)
Add a $5/$30 Publix Coupon (save $5.00)
Add a $50 gas card for $40 (save $10.00)
Total OOP: $42.07 for a $50.00 gas card (and $0.00 for items)

Transaction 5:
Buy 2 Voila, BOGO $5.49
Buy 2 Kraft Fresh Taste, $1.49
Buy 4 PowerAde, $1.25
Buy 2 Kraft Milk Bites, $2.99
Buy 3 Kellogg’s PopTarts, $1.67
Buy 3 M&M Choc Peanut, $3.89
Use [2] $2.00/1 Voila printable coupons (manufacturer)
Use [1] BOGO Kraft Fresh Taste Publix printable coupon (store)
Use [1] FREE Kraft Fresh Taste mailer (manufacturer)
Use [1] $1.00/1 Kraft Fresh Taste coupon mailer (manufacturer)
Use [4] FREE PowerAde mailer from MyCokeRewards (manufacturer)
Use [1] BOGO Kraft Milk Bites printable coupon (store)
Use [1] $1.00/3 Poptarts printable coupon (manufacturer)
Use [3] FREE M&M coupons (from peelie on Rice Krispies boxes wyb 2) (manufacturer)
Add a $5/$30 Publix Coupon (save $5.00)
Add a $50 gas card for $40 (save $10.00)
Total OOP: $42.49 for a $50.00 gas card (and $0.00 for items)

So, in the end I spent $246.02 for $250.00 in gas cards and $215.99 in groceries

So that would be a final grocery savings of 101.84% by prepaying my gas.

 

 

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1 comment

    • Michelle on April 12, 2012 at 9:37 am
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    Wish we had a Publix!! Awesome!!

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