How to Shop Smartly When You’re On a Budget

Wondering how to be a smart grocery shopper? 

Unfortunately a trip with $50 no longer results in the same amount of goodies and necessities.

When I went food shopping with my grandma a few years ago, food stamps meant getting boxed cereal without guilt, picking up expensive fruit and buying big holiday meals.

It was heaven. 

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But recently, with price gauging on the rise, I had to take a second look at what I valued in my shopping.

After awhile I was able to come home less frustrated and angry at the world of food and shopping.

Keep reading to find out what tips I learned to maximize my saving and reduce my monthly spending.

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We all want to the know the secret of saving money and what are the top 3 saving money tips. How can we save money on a tight budget and how can we do what every other successful budgeter has done.

There isn't a secret. Or a foolproof plan but what you can do is follow the guide below and see how it can apply to your every day life.

Once that happens you've began a life changing moment.

#1- Have faith in your budget

Make a budget

The number one tip for shopping online or in person is to believe and stick to your budget.

Take your time when it comes to shopping and do not fall victim to the money tricks of businesses.

If you're interested in learning how to use a simple budget with less expense tracking you can read about the No-budget- budget here

Usually the items you see at eye level are marked up on the shelf. Look around the upper and lower sections and see if you find any deals.

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