This is real market research -- it won't make you rich, but it will make you some cash and won't cost you anything but a little time.
Unemployed Grocery Shopping (video)
Ideas on stretching your food dollar
I learned something about video editing while making this -- if you shoot at 60fps, you need a really good video card. This looks beautiful plugged directly into my TV, but my computer's on-board video card just couldn't handle it. It's kind of jerky. Live and learn.
By the way, that smudge under my left eye is just some schmutz from Saturday house cleaning. Nothing to worry about -- not a melanoma or anything for those of you who know that I don't have a birthmark there.
Ummm... so I hope this gives you some budgeting ideas. If you're shopping for a family, the "no cart" thing might not work unless you bring the kids with you to shop. Otherwise, it's almost universally applicable advice.
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