Category: Food and Beverage

Apr 16

Food – Saving Money (easily) on the Basics

I love food and saving money. Bread is a staple food in my household; whether it be bagels, English muffins, or a loaf of rye, whole grain, whole wheat bread, or a delicious baguette; it is a staple food in many people’s diets. How can one save money on this food staple? Quite easily, really. Continue reading ...

Dec 03

Kraft Cheese Slices and the False Value Trap

Kraft Cheese Slices

Sometimes buying no-name or generic products just doesn’t make sense. Sometimes the quality of the brand name product is just way too much better. Kraft Cheese slices are just on example. Continue reading ...

Nov 25

Best Buy Generic or House Brands of Common Household Products

Buying generic or house brands are a “Win-Win” in many situations. These are the “no name” or [insert store name] brands of products that normally sit right beside major brand name products. You win by saving money, the retailer wins by making more money at the same time. Here are some products the you should always buy generic versions of if you want to save money Continue reading ...

Sep 01

No Frills Price Match Guarantee (and Price Chopper and Fresh Co.)

No Frills offers a price match guarantee as do Price Chopper and Fresh Co. Price match guarantees are a great way to save money and a wonderful opportunity to do one-stop shopping (thereby saving gas and time). Continue reading ...

Aug 02

FREE Kellogg’s Cereal Vintage T-Shirt Promotion

Get a vintage Kellogg’s cereal T-Shirt for free. Choose between Toucan Sam (Froot Loops), Tony the Tiger (Frosted Flakes), or that weird Kellogg’s cereal peacock thing. Here’s how … Continue reading ...

Jul 10

Buy Gas at Cheap Prices and Get a Free Groceries Coupon

This is a frugal living favourite of mine.  Not only will you get about the best price in the city for gas at any given time, but you will also get a 2 cent per liter coupon that can be used to buy groceries at a large number of stores.  Already cheap gas combined with this added bonus make this a must for any frugal minded shopper.  It is a Continue reading ...