Tips for Eating Cheaply But Well

Food can take a big chunk out of your budget, especially if you’re not smart when it comes to planning and purchasing it. This publication will help you make the whole process less stressful — and less expensive! Scenario 1: You walk through the grocery store dazed and confused, grabbing whatever catches your eye. You … Read more

People That Track Spending on Groceries Actually Overspend By Nearly 20 Percent

Almost one in three U.S. households shop on a budget — and one in six can only afford basic necessities. So it’s no wonder that 78 percent of budget shoppers — twice as many as those who shop without a budget (37 percent) — try to track how much their groceries are likely to cost … Read more

I’m Using My Credit Cards to Buy Food Because I Can’t Afford It. – Chris

“Dear Steve, I have over $40,000 in credit card debt. I can’t even afford the minimum payments anymore. It’s even at the point where I have to use my cards to buy groceries and pay some of my other bills. I’m sinking fast. Getting a second job isn’t really an option right now. Where can … Read more

Single Mom Does Not Have Enough Left For Groceries. – Laura

“Dear Steve, I am a single parent who put my children through college, and now am $140,000 in debt with credit cards and student loans. I don’t have enough money left for groceries after paying bills. My home needs to be refinanced this year because my ARM is up. Will I be able to refinance … Read more