Another cable on sale today, the 1 Foot USB A to Micro USB M/M Data Cable for Cell Phones, Charge Cell Phone on PC and Transfer Data is now on sale at meritline.com for $0.99, that's right 99cents:

1 Foot USB A to Micro USB M/M Data Cable for Cell Phones, Charge Cell Phone on PC and Transfer Data
1 Foot USB A to Micro USB M/M Data Cable for Cell Phones, Charge Cell Phone on PC and Transfer Data

This item: 1 Foot USB A to Micro USB M/M Data Cable for Cell Phones, Charge Cell Phone on PC and Transfer Data $0.99
2 pack $1.59
3 pack $2.99 (it's cheaper to buy 3 separate ones, as it should round down 3 x 0.99 = $2.97 (96 & 97 should round down to 95) so the price should be $2.95 for 3 singles.