Groceries

Ten Ways to Trim the Food Bill

Ten Ways to Trim the Food Bill

  Groceries. That weekly wallet drain that (according to Australian Bureau of Stats) is sucking between $100 (single person) – $300 (family) each time it takes from you. That adds up, and can take a significant chunk away from your income (indeed food is often...

Grocery Price Cut Down

  Let’s take an average family of four spending about $250.00 a week on groceries at one of the major supermarkets. That’s a total of $13,000.00 for the year. How can we save and reduce this amount? Saving money on groceries does not have anything to do with income,...

Planning A Monthly Menu

  Please take this post for what it is intended – ideas to modify for your particular situation.  I don’t expect that everybody who reads this all over the world is able to purchase the items needed for the same prices. Planning a monthly menu might sound a bit...

Make It Go Further!

  Butter: Make butter go further by beating 500 grams of softened butter until it turns pale and then slowly adding 1.5 cups of extra light olive oil while still beating in a mixer. The mixture will be quite liquid but hardens up overnight in the fridge. Clean and...

Supermarket Marketing Tricks You Need to Know

    Supermarkets have all sorts of marketing tricks up their sleeves. They know full well you’re only in for ‘one thing’ and they aim to capitalize on it to get you spending more soon. Consider the following tactics when you’re shopping, be...

18 Instant Ways to Save on Your Grocery Bill

  A lot of people don’t think about how much they’re spending on groceries, even though it’s a huge part of their monthly expenses. This was me for a long time, until I realized just how much that simple ignorance was costing me. To that end,...

20 Grocery Saving Ideas

  Savings don’t come out of thin air, they add up, little bit by little bit. One of the biggest expenses you can save bit by bit on is groceries. 1. Buy in bulk Grocers often reward shoppers who recognize the value of buying in bulk. Buying in bulk is a great...

Grocery Savings

Saving a lot by spending a little less at the supermarket Groceries, a fundamental need of most people (if not all people) of the Western world. While it’s true that you can’t get away from the reality of needing food, you can save yourself money by being...

Unit Pricing at The Grocery Shop

Bargain Hunting at the Grocery Store – How to price out individual items and why it works so well People often take their bargain hunting skills and coupons to the grocery store, but what about when the store does the same for them? Some stores in Australia have...