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Module 3 Contents:

Strategies at Home

  • Food Budget
  • Take Inventory
  • Check the Ads
  • What to Cook?
  • Planning Ahead
  • Make a List

Strategies at the Store

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  Planning Your Food Budget Headline

Planning your food budget is one of the most important things you can do to save money. With a food budget you are less likely to run out of food. Here are the steps:

Grocery receipts

Step 1: First, think about how much it costs each month to feed your family.

Hint -- try keeping track of all the money you spend in one week on food; be sure to write down everything! Then multiply that number by 4 -- this will tell you about what it costs to feed your family for a month.

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