Posts Tagged ‘grocery shopping’

  Food is one of those variable expenses that obviously can’t be avoided completely, but with strategic shopping and planning, can cost less. Even without coupon clipping, which can be tedious and time-consuming, there are still some easy ways that you can lower these expenses. The following are some ways you can save money on […]

  Who says eating healthy is expensive? It doesn’t have to be! With proper planning and limiting restaurant visits, it can be simple to maintain a healthy lifestyle without breaking the bank. The key to saving money on healthy food at the grocery store is to buy the right things; avoid prepackaged meals, which tend […]

Just about everything at the grocery store has an expiration date. There some items, however, that not only have a long shelf life, but actually have the potential to last indefinitely. The following are six items that have an exceptionally long shelf life, and are great products to stock up on and purchase in bulk:  […]

Vegetables Various vegetables, such as lettuce, broccoli, and celery will last longer if you wrap them in tin foil before storing them in your refrigerator. Also, for your lettuce, it does better if you take it out of the original packing. Rewrap lettuce in paper towels and put it in an open storage bag. If […]

It happens time and time again to many of us: as a way of saving money, we skip the restaurants and take-out joints and stock our fridge to maximum capacity, only to have a portion of it spoil and go to waste. Don’t let perfectly good groceries go bad; these tips can help your perishables […]

It may sound like an oxymoron, but there are certain ways you can spend your money that can actually help you save even more in the end. Here are some ideas for smart purchases and ways to spend your money that can actually help to keep extra cash in your pocket. Ordering your groceries online […]

Purchasing items in bulk is often a good way to save money, but not always when it comes to food. Unless you have a large family, bulk food purchases can sometimes be a waste of money because of all the food that spoils. The following food items, however, have a long shelf life or can […]

While there are some things that usually can’t be reduced on a monthly basis, such as a mortgage payment or rent, there are other costs that can be lowered with proper planning and budgeting. Some of these things include auto expenses, utility expenses, and grocery expenses. Reducing grocery expenses: Preparing your own meals, as opposed […]

While there are some things that usually can’t be reduced on a monthly basis, such as a mortgage payment or rent, there are other costs that can be lowered with proper planning and budgeting. Some of these things include auto expenses, utility expenses, and grocery expenses. Reducing auto expenses: Maintaining your car and keeping up […]