- use what you have in the pantry, buy food when it's a good deal (and won't go bad before you have a chance to use it)
- give yourself a cash budget for the week and don't use cards to purchase anything. When you are out of cash, you are out of money... until next week.
- put money in savings before you even look at it, better yet set up an automatic transfer
- get a CSA or veggie box, you'll save on veggies (be ware of getting more than you can eat!)
- make soup!
Saturday, February 21, 2009
Tips I've gotten from frugal friends on how to be frugal: