According to Gallup, families in America spend roughly $150 dollars a week on food:
Marketplace Weekend wants to know, how do you save money at the grocery store?
@MarketplaceWknd Plan meals around what’s on sale (esp for meats) not just what you feel like eating.
— Karen Luck (@WhereIsMyKindle) September 3, 2014
Eat fast food whenever possible RT@MarketplaceWknd: What are your favorite tips and tricks to save money at the grocery store?
— SevenPointBuck (@SevenPointBuck) September 3, 2014
@MarketplaceWknd Reach for the back of the shelf (bread, meats, eggs, and so on). Later expiration dates for the same price.
— Dylan Campbell (@dylancampbell) September 3, 2014
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