Avocado toast and almond milk lattes aren’t really holding you back from living your best money life. But you’re probably still forking over a LOT for food.
Join the club. The USDA says Americans spend about 10% of their annual income on food. And more than half that is on restaurants and takeout. The good news is that there are some easy ways to cut back. No cooking skills required.
These tips can help you keep the ‘wants’ category of your budget in check. But if you’re serious about saving on food, you’ve got to get in the kitchen.
Part of adulting is having the ‘we have food at home’ talk with yourself...at least sometimes. Try these tips to save more at the grocery store, too:
Food can take a big bite (sorry) out of your budget. But unlike your rent, insurance premiums, and other needs you don’t control the price of, there are a lot of ways to spend less on food. Without packing your lunch every day or deleting your GrubHub account. Eat, save, love...the amount of money left in your bank account again.
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