Reader Shared 100% Savings at CountryMart!

I received a message this morning from a reader I met in town while couponing at Walgreen’s. She made a shopping trip to CountryMart with 15 Kool-Aid coupons only intending on buying the Kool-Aid but when she made it to the register her coupons  all doubled to give her overage and she had to add things to cover it! Her receipt showed 100% savings!

You never know what a cashier will do with the overage. Sometimes they have been trained to follow the policy to a T. Other times the store is a little more lenient and will only require that they can’t give you cash-back. This was one of those times for this lucky reader and her savings show that!

I have to admit that I’m a little jealous since I have yet to make a 100% savings shopping trip myself. The best I’ve made on a single receipt is 87%. But both are savings to be proud of and I hope other readers are finding the same when they shop!


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About CharityAnn

I'm a small town, stay at home mom living on a shoestring budget. I spend my time working as a ChaCha guide from home, searching out internet coupons and deals, and entering sweepstakes for fun prizes we couldn't normally afford. Through ChaCha, coupons, deals, and sweepstakes I have found a way to continue staying home with my kids while still affording the things we want. I'm still learning what works and what doesn't, but I hope to share my finds with local readers so that we may all enjoy what our small town has to offer without paying big city prices.

Posted on April 30, 2011, in Shopping Scenarios and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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