Is buying in bulk a good strategy?
Stocking up on food is tempting when every supermarket displays great deals and low prices and warehouse clubs such as Costco offer all sorts of bargains on large quantities of food. On such occasions, buying in bulk can turn into a successful money-saving strategy and set you up for plenty of inexpensive meals.
However, in most cases, you fall victim to low prices, pay no attention to expiration dates and end up buying more food than you and your family eat, only to throw it away when it spoils. Luckily, there are items that you really can’t go wrong buying in bulk. Read on to find out what you can confidently buy in bulk and how to stop wasting money on items with shorter shelf lives than you might expect.