“Many of us are making do with less due to job loss, reduced hours and stagnant wages while the cost of everything rises. One way to give yourself a raise is to reduce what you spend on food–that means everything, groceries, snacks, coffee drinks on the way to work. Every day this month I’ll share a strategy, recipe or idea to crush your food costs. Remember, the less you spend on food, the more you’ll have
to spend at Sephora or the liquor store to save for retirement.”
There are, as I’m hoping you’re finding in this series, a lot of ways to crush your food costs. One of the easiest, if you’re a popcorn fan, is to make your own popcorn instead of buying microwave or already prepared popcorn.
Look at the savings on the price per pound I found at a local grocery store: