School Supplies for a Penny

Back to School shopping has officially started. All types of stores will be clamoring for your back to school dollars. Grocery stores and drug stores are getting their extra shipments of pencils, crayons, and paper. Most Wal-Marts have set up their extra aisles of back to school must haves. We, as parents, get all the fun of deciding who has the best deals. If you haven’t received your school supply list yet, don’t worry. This first sale has items that are sure to be on everyone’s list and it’s a great way to get started.

pencilsStaples is starting its annual penny sale. We love this sale. It starts our back to school shopping every year. I get everyone in the house to go with me so that they can purchase their limit. I plan on having extras so that I can donate to the back to school drives that seem to pop up everywhere this time of year.

This sale is only good, July 6th – July 9th. If you have any ink cartridge or reward coupons, this would be a good time to use them.

Here’s what’s on sale:

2-Pocket paper folders with or without fasteners are .01 each. Limit 10 per customer.purell
Dixon #2 pencils in an 8 pack are .01 each. Limit 2 per customer.
Purell .5 oz bottles are .01 each. Limit 2 per customer.

½” and 1” poly assorted binders are .25 each. Limit 4 per customer.

Pentel Handy Lines Retractable Highlighters are free after a $4.99 easy rebate. Limit 1 per household. This is the rebate that can be done online.

Don’t forget Wal-Mart price matches against other stores ads. If they carry the exact item, bring a copy of the ad, and you can get the same great deals at your Wal-Mart.

Office Depot has a unique offer if you are in the market for a new printer. When you recycle your old printer, they will give you $40 off the purchase of a new HP printer, $99 or more. This offer is good July 6th – 12th.

post itsSince we are talking about school supplies, it only fits that I make your new freebie a school supply, Post-It Flags. Join the Post-It Perks program and they will send you coupons and more offers for freebies.

If you are getting ready to start back to school clothing shopping, check out my latest blog, Clothing Clearance for the Entire Family. It has many deals on all types of clothing for everyone in the family.

Check out more ways to save big:

Deals on Picnic Favorites
Freebies at the Mall
Wal-Mart Grocery Deals
Wal-Mart Freebies
Freebies at Target