Seems the cost of groceries are going
up daily. So I've decided to try and find
some ways to slash our grocery bill in half.
Maybe this will help you readers too! Good
luck and Good savings!
From the post( We want to help you Find Hidden Discounts)
When you are in the supermarket look for household products.
Such as dish soap, soap, tissues, and candies. They are usually
marked down by as much as 75% as story hurry
to get rid of holiday themed items that didn't sell.
Make a list:
Going into a grocery store without a list is a
sure way for you to stray away from your original
plan and you'll probably end up making impulse buys.
Try this app to make a virtual grocery list!
Don't forget your coupons!
They'll help you save a buck or two, or three.
Also download these money saving apps
to your smart phone for extra savings!
Groupon Reward- Discounts at local stores.
Saving Star- Extra coupon savings.
Grocery iQ- Virtual Grocery list and so much more!
Coupons.com- app- Coupons, Codes, Deals & Savings!
Try taking leftovers to work for lunch.
It could save you money from lunch out
everyday. I tried it and it saves me $60.00
per month! Plus you can get rid of some left
Check your pantry!
Check your pantry, cupboards, refrigerator, and freezer
before heading out to the grocery store. You may find that
you still have some of the items on your grocery list.
Grow your own!
Grow your own veggies and herbs. If you don't have
a garden you can grow them in your kitchen if there's
a sunny spot. The fresh items from gardens can benefit
your family health wise.
Eat before you shop!
My mom use to always tell me "Never go grocery shopping
when you are hungry." That's a surefire way to end up filling
your cart with stuff you don't need and it messes up your budget
Buy in Bulk:
This is one of my favorite ways to shop!
Do you have a bulk shopping club in your
area? Like Sam's Club, Costco's, or BJ's? If
you do it may be a good idea to become a member
especially if you have a big family!
Bulk shopping clubs usually charge a fee to become
a member. But it's worth it for all the money you'll
Set a Budget:
Set a budget and stick to it:
Separate your food wants from your food
needs when setting your budget. Stick to your
budget so that way you won't over spend.
Well that's it folks! I hope I was able to help
you slash your grocery bill in 1/2!