2015 Tax Free Shopping Dates!

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It’s time for back to school shopping, and many states are offering tax free shopping dates!  I’ve included a breakdown of the dates by state below!  The best part is that YES, if it’s a tax free shopping day in your state, the tax free status will apply if you shop online, too!  Awesome, right??

Check this list here to find out what items are included in the tax free shopping dates for your state here–> Tax free shopping included items

Thanks to Surviving a Teacher’s Salary for helping us put this list together!

2015 Tax Free Shopping Dates

ALABAMA- August 7-9 (clothing, supplies, computers, books)

ARKANSAS- August 1-2 (clothing, supplies)

CONNECTICUT – August 16-22 (clothing, footwear)

FLORIDA-August 1-3

GEORGIA – July 31 – August 1 (clothing, supplies, computers)

IOWA- August 7-8 (clothing)

MARYLAND- August 9-15 (clothing, footwear)

MISSISSIPPI- July 31-August 1 (clothing, footwear)

MISSOURI- August 7-9 (clothing, computers, supplies)

NEW MEXICO- August 7-9 (clothing, computers, supplies)

OHIO- August 7-9 (clothing, supplies, instructional materials)

OKLAHOMA- August 7-9 (clothing)

SOUTH CAROLINA- August 7-9 (clothing, computer, supplies)

TENNESSEE- August 7-9 (clothing, computer, supplies)

TEXAS- August 7-9 (clothing, backpacks, supplies)

VIRGINIA- August 7-9 (clothing, supplies)

Back to School Deals for the week of 7/12

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I can’t believe that the Back to School sales are already in full force! Here are the top deals for 7/12- 7/18.

 

Staples Deals

110% Lowest price guarantee for school supplies. Valid through 9/9/15

Buy a backpack Get 25% off school supplies

Excludes Graphing & Scientific Calculators, Backpacks, Technology, Case & Ream Paper, Food, Cleaning & Breakroom Supplies, Printers, Shredders, Furniture and Daily Deals.

2-pocket paper folder: $.15 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Staples 1-subject notebook: $.25 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Westcott 12″ Wood Ruler, Beveled Edge : $.35 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Staples Ruled 3″ x 5″ White Index Cards, 100 pk: $.48 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Staples composition book, 100 sheets: $.50 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Staples School Glue, 4 oz., with Stick: $.50 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Crayola Crayons, 24 pk: $.50 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Staples Yellow Pencils, #2, Dozen: $.68 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Crayola Colored Pencils, 12 ct: $.97 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Crayola markers and colored pencils: $.97 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Westcott 13130 Blunt Tip 5″ Kid’s Scissors: $1 – Limit 30 per customer in store

BIC Mechanical Pencils, 0.7mm, 5/Pk: $1 – Limit 30 per customer in store

BIC Round Stic Ball Point Pen, 10/pk: $1 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Staples hand sanitizer, 8 oz.: $1.69 – Limit 30 per customer in store

Kleenex Facial Tissues, 2-Ply, 4 Boxes: $3.99 – Limit 30 per customer in store
$0.35/3 Kleenex Facial Tissue; Includes (3) Single Boxes, 50 ct or Larger or (1) Bundle Pack; DND
$0.50/3 Kleenex Facial Tissues; Includes (3) Single Boxes or (1) Bundle Pack
$0.75/3 Kleenex Facial Tissues; Must Share For This Value; Includes (3) Single Boxes or (1) Bundle Pack
$.50/3 Kleenex Tissues, (1) Bundle Pack or (3) Boxes – 7-12-15 SS; Excludes Trial and Travel Size (exp 08/08/15)
Final Price: $3.24

Elmer’s glue sticks, 8/pk: $2

Dixon Ticonderoga Pencils, #2 Soft, 12 pk: $2

Dixon Ticonderoga My First Pencil, Bonus Pencil Sharpener, 4 pk: $2

BIC Ultra Round Stic Grip ballpoint pens : $2

Staples memo book, 3″ x 5″, 5 pk: $2

Staples fashion composition books : $2

Staples filler paper: $2

Staples Accel 1-subject notebooks , solid colors : $2

Staples filler graph paper: $2

Crayola Colored Pencils, 24/pk: $3

Ticonderoga No. 2 Soft Pre-Sharpened Neon Woodcase Pencils, 10 pk: $3

Zebra Z-Grip mechanical pencils: $3

Staples College Ruled Filler Paper, Jumbo pk, 400 ct: $3

Pentel Super Hi-Polymer lead refills: $3

Paper Mate Erasermate ballpoint pens: $3

Simply 1″ view binders, 2/pk : $4

Paper Mate InkJoy ballpoint pens: $4
$.75/1 Paper Mate Ink Joy Product – 5-17-15 SS; Includes 2 ct or Larger Only (exp 07/12/15)
Final Price: $3.25

Pilot G-2 gel pens, 5 pk: $4

Staples mesh pencil pouch : $4

Staples Accel notebook: $4

Staples Book covers: $4

Crayola erasable colored pencils, 20 pk: $5

BIC mechanical pencils: $5

Omnitech pencil sharpener :$5

Locker Accessories: B3G1

Office/Teacher Supplies:

BIC Wite-Out 2 pk: $2

BIC Wite-Out Brand EZ Correct Correction Tape, 2 pk: $2

Scott Mega Roll Paper Towel Rolls, 1-Ply, 6 Rolls $4.99
$0.55/1 Scott Towels; Includes 6 ct or Larger; DND
$0.55/1 Scott Towels; Includes 6 ct or Larger; DND
$.75/1 Scott Paper Towel Rolls – 6-14-15 SS; Includes 6 ct or Larger Only (exp 07/11/15)
Final Price: $4.24

Staples 2016 deskpad, 22″ x 17: $5

Expo Low Odor Fine Tip Dry-Erase Markers, 8 pk: $5

Westcott 8″ All Purpose Value Scissors, Bent-Handle, 3 pk: $5

Sharpie permanent markers (assorted): $5

Clorox Disinfecting Wipes Value Pack (4 pk 35 ct each): $5.99
$0.75/1 Clorox Disinfecting Wipes – MobiSave Rebate; Includes 32 ct or Larger Only
Final Price : $5.24

Brother P-touch PT-D200 Label Maker: $19.99

Rewards/Rebates

Staples Multipurpose Paper, 8 1/2″ x 11″, 500/Ream: $7.79
$7.79 – $4.79 easy rebate = $3
Final Price: $3
(Check back Sunday morning for a coupon)

Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Windows (1 User): $39.99
$39.99 – $8 instant savings – $22 easy rebate = $9.99
Final Price: $9.99

In Ad Coupon

20% back in Staples Rewards on your cleaning and breakroom purchase

Office Depot Deals

$0.25 deals are while supplies last and no rainchecks!

Limit 3 per household on $0.25 deals unless noted!

Sharpie Single Permanent Markers: $0.25

Slider Pencil Box: $0.25

Office Depot Brand Tank Highlighters: $0.25

Scholastic Crayons: $0.25

Office Depot Brand Scissors: $0.25

Scholastic Glue Sticks, 4 pk: $0.25

Office Depot Brand Stellar notebooks: $0.50 – Limit 3 per household

Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers: $1 – Limit 3 per household

Office Depot Brand & OfficeMax Brand Notebook 3-Hole Punch: $1 – Limit 3 per household

Office Depot Brand Color Index Cards, 100 pk

My First Ticonderoga Pencil 4 pk: $2

Paper Mate Sharpwriter Mechanical Pencils, 0.7mm, 12 ct: $2

Paper Mate Profile Retractable Ballpoint Pens, 4 pk: $2

ALL Pentel R.S.V.P. Ballpoint Pens, 5 pks: $2

Stretch Bookcovers: $2

Office Depot Brand Reinforcements, 200 ct: $2

ALL Office Depot Brand .5″ & 1″ Durable Binders: $3

ALL Pilot G-2 Retractable Gel Pens, 4 pk: $4

Lexar JumpDrive TwistTurn 2.0 USB Flash Drives: $5.99

Texas Instruments TI-30XIIS Scientific Calculator: $12.99

Reebok & Kenneth Cole School Backpacks: 50% off

Office/Teacher Supplies

FREE PC Tune Up

BIC Wite-Out Quick Dry & Extra Coverage Correction Fluid, 2 pk: $2

Crayola Dry-Erase Markers, 4 pk: $3

Office Depot Brand School Copy Paper: $4 – Limit 4 per household

DYMO Label Maker: $19.99

Canon PIXMA MG3520 Photo: $49.99

In Ad Coupon

$15/$50 Print Services purchase

Walgreens Back to School Deals!

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The Walgreens Back to School Deals are always a favorite for me!  This week they’ve got even MORE awesome deals!  If the ad specifies that a coupon is needed, you can add it to your card and then you don’t have to remember to scan it at the store!  It will come out automatically at check-out!

Walgreens Back to School Deals

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  • 1″ Poly Binder – $.69 w/ in ad coupon
  • 1 Subject Notebooks – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • 2 Pocket Poly Folder – $.49
  • 2 Pocket Folders – 6/$1 w/ in ad coupon
  • #2 Pencils (20 Count) – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • BIC Crystal Pens – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Crayola Colored Pencils (12 pack) – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Crayola Crayons – $.49 (limit 4)
  • Crayola Markers (10 count) – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Dry Erase Markers (4 count) – $.99
  • Elmers Jumbo Glue Sticks (2 pack) – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Erasers Pink 2 Pack or 15 count end caps – 4/$1 w/ in ad coupon
  • Index Cards (100 Count) – $.39 w/ in ad coupon
  • Index Tab Dividers – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Fiskars 5″ Scissors – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Flexible Protractor – $.39 w/ in ad coupon
  • Kids Pencils – 8/$1 w/ in ad coupon
  • Paper Mate Pens – $.29
  • School Supplies Plastic Box – $.49 w/ in ad coupon
  • Sharpie Markers (Single) – $.69 w/ in ad coupon
  • Sheet Protectors (10 Count) – $.69 w/ in ad coupon
  • Wexford Ballpoint Pens (20 Count) – $.99 w/ in ad coupon
  • Wexford 1″ Binders – B1G1 Free
  • Wexford Mini Memo or Composition Books – 6/$1 w/ in ad coupon
  • Wexford Mini Highlighter – $.19
  • Wexford Pencil Sharpener – $.39 w/ in ad coupon

See more Back to School Deals here–> Back to School Deals

Find out when your state is having tax free shopping days here–> Tax Free Shopping 2014

Target FREEBIES and School Supply Deals!

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Target has LOTS of good deals this week including some FREEBIES!

You can get 2 COMPLETELY FREE bottles of Suave Kids Conditioner using coupons!

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Image Credit: Hip2Save

Buy 2 Suave Kids Conditioner (12 oz) –  $1.44 each 
-$1/2 Suave Hair Care Items Target Mobile Coupon (text PACKITBACK to 827438)
-Two $1/1 Suave Kids Hair or Body Wash Product coupons
Final Price = 2 for FREE!

You can also score FREE school supplies this week!

Bic Mechanical Pencils (8 ct) – $.99 
$1/2 Bic Stationery Products – 8-3 SS
$1/2 Bic Writing Products Target printable coupon
Final Price = 2 for FREE!

Post-It Notes (90ct) – $.99
-$1/1 Post-It Notes Target printable coupon
Final Price = FREE!

Don’t forget to text SCHOOL to 827438!   You’ll get a $5 Target gift card when you spend $25+ on school supplies.

Here are a few more deals on school supplies:

Crayola Crayons – $.50

Crayola 8 Count Water Color Kit – $.99
$2/$10 Crayola Purchase (Target Back to School Mailer)
$2/$10 Select Crayola Purchase Target printable
Final Price = varies based on # of items purchased

Fiskars Scissors for Kids – $.99

Mead 70 Page Notebook $.99

Paper Mate 3 Count Latex Free Pink Erasers – $.99

Plastic Pencil Box – $.50

Sharpie Highlighters (3 count) – $.99
$1/2 Sharpie Markers, Felt-tip Pens, Highlighters Target Mobile coupon (text SAVINGS1 to 827438)
$1/2 Select Sharpie Items Target printable
Final Price = $.49 each after coupon (when you buy 2)

Up & UP Pencil Sharpeners – $.47
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = 2 FREE after coupons (or mix & match with other Up & Up items!

Up & UP Pencil Sharpeners – $.47
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = 2 FREE after coupons (or mix & match with other Up & Up items!

Up & Up Pink Erasers (2 ct) – $.52
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = $.02 each after coupon!

Up & Up Pink Erasers (2 ct) – $.52
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = $.02 each after coupon!

Up & Up Crayons (24 ct) – $.39 each
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = 3 for $.17 after coupon!

Up & Up Glue Sticks (2 ct) – $.39 each
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = 3 for $.17 after coupon!

Up & Up Markers (10 ct) – $.79 each
$1/2 Up & Up School or Office Supplies Target mobile coupon (text OFFERS to 827438)
Final Price = 2 for $.58 after coupon (or mix and match with other Up & Up items)

NOTE:  These prices are based on pricing at my local store and may vary by location.

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When you shop for kids clothing online and Spend $50, you’ll save $10 instantly!  Plus, if you have a Target Red Card, you’ll get free shipping and save an additional 5%!

Shop here–> Target Back to School Sale

OTHER UNDER $1 DEALS

Buy four Up & Up Plastic Forks or Spoons (40ct) –  $1.49 – Buy 3, Get 1 FREE Sale!
-$.75 off 2 up & up® disposable tableware (plates, bowls, cutlery or napkins) Target Coupon
Final Price = $.93 each when you buy four after coupon and store promotion

Buy three L’Oreal Advanced Shampoo or Conditioner (12.6 oz) or Select Styling products – $3.99
-Three $2/1 L’Oreal Shampoo, Conditioner or Treatment ETS Target Coupon 6-15 RP
-$5/3 L’Oreal Advanced Haircare Shampoo, Conditioner, Treatment or styler – 8-3 RP
Final Price = $.32 each when you buy 3 after stacked coupons!!

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Save even MORE at Target and get free Target gift cards when you get the Shopkick app for your Smartphone!  Earn “kicks” for walking into the store and scanning items in the store!  They add up quickly and you’ll get 50 kicks just for signing up here–> Shopkick Registration

Also check out this post–> Five ways to save MORE Money at Target

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Office Depot and Office Max Back to School Deals!

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Office Depot and Office Max have more back to school deals on school supplies this week!  Prices start at $.10!  PLUS, many states have tax free shopping days ending today or starting on Friday, so you can save even more!

Find out if your state has a tax free shopping weekend here–> Tax free shopping weekends by state

Here are the deals you can score: please note that they do vary by region!  Check your ad to see which deals apply in your area!

REGION 1:

  • Manual Pencil Sharpener – $.25 (LIMIT 3)
  • Composition Books – $.10 (LIMIT 3)
  • Sharpie Single Markers – $.25 (LIMIT 3)
  • Office Max & Office Depot Brand Glue Sticks (4 pack) – $.25
  • Store Brand Highlighters (3-4 Packs) – $.50
  • Crayola Crayons – $.50
  • Boise X9 Copy Paper – $6.59 ($4.59 Mail In Rebate – limit 2)
  • Swiss Gear Student Backpack – $10

 

REGION 2:

  • Slider Pencil Box – $.25
  • Binder Clips (36) – $.25
  • Office Depot & Office Max Scissors (8″) – $.25
  • No 2 Pencils (8 pack) – $.25
  • Personal Care Hand Sanitizer – $.25
  • Mini Magnetic Dry Erase Board – $3
  • Office Depot Brand Poly Cover 1 Subject Notebooks – $1
  • Swingline Desk Top Stapler – $4

See more Back to School Deals here–> Back to School Deals

Thanks to Passion for Savings for the heads up on some of these deals!