Consecutive years of drought in the west has caused produce and meat prices to increase and the bird flu is driving up egg prices.
A big item in the holiday budget is the amount spent on special food and drinks for the festivities.
How can we buy the same goods and services we want and pay less?
Groceries are not a discretionary item in your budget. We have to buy food, but you do have some flexibility.
The internet is a good source for coupons, from groceries to furniture.
Groceries don’t come cheap and are not a discretionary item in a budget, but you do have some flexibility as to how you spend your grocery money.
So how do you get what you want without spending a lot? By shopping smarter!
You can get groceries on the cheap and going cheap doesn’t mean you have to lower your standards. It means changing how you purchase those goods and services to keep the things that are important to you.
Sounds so good, retire somewhere warm, or exotic, or really cheap, however, it is not always the good life.
Grocery bills are expected to rise as much as 3.5% in the coming year as the cost of food increases.