Saving money on groceries is a lot easier than you may think. It just takes a bit of extra effort. With the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, saving money can sometimes seem harder than it needs to be. We came up with a list of ways you can save on your next trip to the grocery store.
Tip #1 – Clip Coupons
We’re all too familiar with the overwhelming “junk mail” stores send out each month. Before throwing away these promotional materials, check to see if they contain any good deals! Coupon clipping provides you with easily-accessible ways to save money on groceries.
Don’t want to sift through paper coupons? Head to your favorite search engine and do some research! There are endless websites that offer digital coupons to help you save.
Tip #2 – Redeem Rewards & Rebates
There are many apps and websites that give cash back rebates for everyday items. That’s right, you can receive cash back on items you were going to buy anyway! Download a few apps before heading to the store so you can plan your trip around the best rewards.
Tip #3 – Don’t Buy Name Brands
Buying generic brands can save you money. Most of the time they are the same quality as name brands, just at a smaller price. So skip over the well-known names and get the store brand. You’d be surprised at how much you’ll save.
Save Money With an MNFCU Savings Account
With all the money you are saving at the grocery store, why not put that money away for a later date? Start saving for your next dream vacation or for the upcoming holiday season by opening a savings account with Metro North Federal Credit Union. Learn more about our savings accounts today.