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Kroger deals, Oct. 13-19

Kroger has got good coupon deals this week on Larabars, Balance Bars, Michelina entrees, General Mills cereals, Birds Eye Voila, Quaker products and Red Baron pizza.

Without coupons, apples and pears are good deals at 99 cents per pound. And pie pumpkins are just 99 cents each.

Keep reading for all of this week's top deals at Triangle-area Kroger stores.

Kroger savings tips:

*Kroger stores in the Mid-Atlantic region, which includes the Triangle, do NOT double coupons. Read about the coupon policy change HERE.

*Up to five identical coupons may be used in a single order, but there's no limit on the total number of coupons you may use.

*During Kroger's frequent 10 for $10 sales, you DON'T have to buy all ten to score the deal. Each item is individually priced at $1.

*Kroger offers digital coupons, which you may load onto your loyalty card. The digital coupons do NOT double and may NOT be combined with paper coupons. Set up an account on Kroger.com.

*Seniors save 5 percent on their total grocery bill every Tuesday.

*Click HERE to read more about how to save on groceries with the Ibotta smartphone app.

*Click HERE to print coupons from The N&O's Find N Save coupon page powered by Coupons.com.

*Click HERE to read more about using SavingStar's digital coupons.

Friday Freebie: Head to Kroger.com on Friday, Oct. 18, to download a digital coupon for a free 16.9 oz. bottle of Fruitwater. You'll have until Nov. 2 to redeem the coupon but you must download it on Oct. 18.

Buy 4, Save $4 instantly promotion: Buy four participating products and save $4 instantly at the register. Mix and match. Participating products include Oscar Mayer deli meats, lunch meats, Lunchables, Hormel entrees and Hillshire Farm lunch meats.

3X fuel points promotion: Get 3X fuel points when you purchase eligible products throughout the store. For example, if you purchase a $2 box of cereal participating in the promotion, you'll receive six fuel points. Look for tags on shelves.

4X fuel points promotion: Get 4X fuel points when you purchase restaurant gift cards. That means, you'll get 100 points, for example, when you buy a $25 restaurant gift card. Valid through Oct. 19.

This week's coupon match-ups:

Colgate toothpaste (4.6 oz.): $1

.50/1 10/13 SS

= 50 cents.

Larabar, Alt, Uber bars: $1

.75/2 Uber printable coupon on N&O's Find N Save

.75/3 any, SavingStar.com credit

= as low as 50 cents each wyb 3.

Balance Bars: $1

$1/3 printable coupon on the Balance Bar Facebook page

= 66 cents each.

Michelina’s frozen entrees: 88 cents

$1/5 printable coupon

= 68 cents each.

General Mills cereals (select varieties, 8.9-12.25 oz.): $1.99

.85/1 Total printable coupon on BettyCrocker.com or Pillsbury.com

.60/1 Lucky Charms printable coupon on BettyCrocker.com or Pillsbury.com

.60/1 Original Cheerios printable coupon on BettyCrocker.com or Pillsbury.com

.50/1 Lucky Charms printable on coupons.com

.50/1 Original Cheerios printable on coupons.com

.75/1 Trix printable on coupons.com

.50/1 Cinnamon Toast Crunch printable on coupons.com

.50/1 Original Cheerios 10/6 SS1

.50/1 Fiber One 9/29 SS

.50/1 Honey Nut Cheerios or Crunch SavingStar.com credit

.50/1 Lucky Charms SavingStar.com credit

.75/1 Fiber One SavingStar.com credit

.75/1 MultiGrain Cheerios SavingStar.com credit

= as low as 74 cents.

PLUS: The GM cereals are part of the 3X fuel points promotion.

Nestle or Mars Fun Size candy (9.2-12 oz.): $1.98

$1/2 Nestle 10/13 RP

$1/2 and $2/3 Mars printables on coupons.com

$1.50/3 9/15 or 10/6 RP

= $1.48 each.

Note: If you’re shopping for Halloween treats, click HERE to read my money-saving tips.

Birds Eye Voila (21 oz.): $2.99

$3/2 printable coupon

= $1.49 each. Great deal.

Smart Ones frozen entrees: $2

$3/9 printable on coupons.com

= $1.66 each.

PLUS: There’s a $10 credit on SavingStar.com when you spend $40.

Quaker cereals, Granola Bars or Instant Oatmeal: 2/$4

$1/2 9/29 RP

= $1.50 each.

Red Baron Premium or Freschetta pizza: $3.99

$1/1 Red Baron printable on coupons.com

$1.50/2 Freschetta printable on coupons.com

= as low as $2.99.

No coupons required:

Gala, Granny Smith, Red or Golden Delicious apples: 99 cents per pound.

Bartlett pears: 99 cents per pound.

Celery: 99 cents per bunch.

Lettuces: 99 cents per head.

Pie pumpkins: 99 cents each. Great price on these.

Florida tangerines (3 lb. bag): $2.99.

Organic broccoli: $1.99 per bunch.

Organic raspberries (6 oz.): $2.99.

Avocados: 99 cents each.

Bar S bologna or hot dogs (16 oz.): $1.

Boneless chicken breasts: $1.99 per pound in the value pack.

Lobster tails (4-5 oz., frozen, raw) or Whole Cooked Lobster (10-12 oz.): $5.

Kroger cheese (6-8 oz., 16 count slices): $1.88.

Kroger cottage cheese, sour cream or dip (24 oz.): $1.99.

Thomas’ English Muffins: $2. Plus: This is part of the 3X fuel points promotion.

Pepsi brand 2 liters: $1 each wyb 6.