Here's a fun deal on school supplies available at Staples this week. There is a $5 off your $30 Staples purchase printable coupon available - which when combined with some of the Staples Easy Rebate offers and other great back to school deals - makes for $32 worth of school supplies for FREE! If you have Staples Rewards available to combine with this then your out of pocket will be even less! Here's the scenario:
(Buy 1) HP Everyday Photo Paper, $9.99 ea.
(Buy 2) Staples Multipurpose Paper, $6.99 ea.
(Buy 1) Zebra Mechanical Pencils, $4 ea.
(Buy 1) Pentel RSVP Pens, $4 ea.
(Buy 2) Staples Pink Cap Erasers, $0.01 ea.
(Buy 2) Staples Index Cards, $0.01 ea.
Get $8.99 Staples Easy Rebate for HP Everyday Photo Paper
Get $5.99 Staples Easy Rebate for Staples Multipurpose Paper
Get $4 Staples Easy Rebate for Zebra Mechanical Pencils
Get $4 Staples Easy Rebate for Pentel RSVP Pens
$5/$30 Staples printable coupon
FREE after rebates and coupon!
For all of the above you'll pay $27.01 OOP after coupon (and get $28.97 in Staples Easy Rebates, making this scenario a +$1.96 Money Maker!). You have to hold on to your receipt - you can submit your rebate requests online where you can choose to have a Staples prepaid card or rebate check mailed to you. You can also mail your rebate submission too.
(Thanks, Passion for Savings!)