Here are some creative strategies to trim your expenses, without cutting your lifestyle too drastically.
Our grocery bill has steadily grown, and I’ve found that I need to think a bit outside of the traditional grocery stores to save money on food.
This year, my husband and I decided we wanted to bulk up our emergency fund. We decided most of the money I make as a freelancer will go into our emergency fund and the rest of it will go into a fund to save for our son’s braces. That meant we had to use my […]
Rather than clipping coupons, I have a new strategy for saving money on groceries: computing how much each meal costs to feed my family.
I was a single parent for 15 years and learned to feed my child very well on very little. Here are some tips to save on your food expenses.
There has been one change that has saved us more money than any other. What is it, and how can you do it too?
Here are a few tips to help you avoid getting stuck overpaying when you’re on a budget and eating out with friends.
We all need to buy food, and it can be an extremely expensive part of our budget. To create a successful food budget, it’s helpful to begin with the basics.
A recent study found that an hour of smart couponing is estimated to yield about $100 in savings. I decided to see just how much we could save at our house if I did the bare minimum.
Have you noticed a creep in your food prices? By making a few smart moves, you can continue to eat healthy, fresh food, without seeing an increase in your grocery budget.
Now is the perfect time to consider enrolling in a CSA, community supported agriculture. CSAs can save you money, support the local economy and eat fresh local food..
Hosting a low cost, fun 4th of July party or barbecue is possible. Here’s how to save on food for your next holiday get together.
If you are concerned about the quality of the food you buy, you may want to consider buying organic. But can you find good produce and meats on a frugal budget?
Where you shop does matter. Making purchases of personal items or batteries at the grocery store is just begging to pay too much. When you buy these items at a grocery, you are paying for convenience, and the items are normally marked up. However, non-food items aren’t the purchases that might be overly-expensive at the […]