Do you know what you spent on groceries last year? Monthly? Weekly? I don’t know exactly what I spent for the whole year of 2013, but every fall for the past seven years I have recorded every grocery expenditure, regardless if I paid cash or used the debit card, or if it was a one dollar expenditure or a one hundred dollar expenditure. I recorded my finding for 10 weeks starting in September through the first part of November. You can go here to read about what I spent in 2012, and go here for what I spent in 2011.
If you have never kept track of your grocery expenses and you want to reduce expenses and save money in general, it’s time to track those groceries receipts! You’ve gotta know how much is going out so you can get a reign of what you can save. Continue reading