Savings & Earnings Recap 3/25 - 5/5

How much extra money did you earn this week? How much did you save? Here's my weekly recap of money/gift cards earned, cash saved by using coupons, and freebies received.

It's fun to see your savings/earnings amounts all added up. It clearly shows that it's time well spent when you cut coupons, hunt for sales, and make little bits of money here and there. I've gotten pretty behind in my recaps, so here's my recap for the past month or so, 3/25/12 - 5/5/12.

Cash/Checks/Gift Cards Received
$0.50...... FGI Research survey
$5.00...... Amazon gift card ($5 for a $10 gc - AmazonLocal deal)
$10.00.... Amazon gift card earned with Swagbucks search engine
$12.00.... American Consumer Opinions surveys
$25.00.... Target gift cards for in-store promotions
$30.00.... Amazon gift card from Connected Advisors Survey Community
$26.35.... Cash back with credit card rewards (as statement credit!)
$0.05...... PayPal Debit Card cash back
$27.83.... Mr. Rebates (cash back for shopping)
$30.00.... Amazon.com gift card from ClearVoice Surveys
Total: $166.73

Coupon Savings
$55.46..... Target (coupons + discounts for using Target card & reusable bags)
$30.00..... Fashion Bug (coupon + $10 cash back rebate redeemed)
$5.00....... CVS
$22.55..... Acme (grocery coupons)
$2.00....... Walmart
$56.27..... Kohl's (20% off coupon code + Kohl's cash redeemed )
$27.55..... The Children's Place (25% off coupon code)
$10.00..... Pat's Pizzeria (cash back redeemed)
$6.92....... Drugstore.com (cash back redeemed + $5 off coupon)
Total: $215.75

Freebies Received
Quaker Oatmeal Squares cereal sample box (Still available!)
Shampoo & Conditioner samples
Martha Stewart Living magazines (free year subscription!)

Total 2012 Cash/Checks/Gift Cards Received: $701.12
Total 2012 Coupon Savings: $682.50

Find my previous weekly recaps here.