Coupons are one way consumers can save money on groceries . However they may not always be the best way to reduce costs or provide healthful foods for your family . Also , coupons are frequently offered for convenience of processed foods , which are normally high in sodium , fat and preservatives . Hear are a few tips to make sure you are getting a good financial and healthful bargain :
1 . Before you clip , evaluate the product . Is this a product you normally buy ? Or is it an opportunity to get your family to try a new food or recipe ? If so , then the coupon may be worth clipping .
2. Just because an item is a good buy does not mean it is good for you . Make sure you check the Nutrition Facts Label and compare the product with similar products .
3 . Compare the savings price to the store brand . Many times the store brand is a better bargain than the national brand with a coupon .
Words of Wisdom :
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
"Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first."
Humor is most powerful thing that uses laughter as it base to chase your blues away.
What matters is not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight of the dog.
The difficult thing about children is that they come with no instructions. You pretty well have to assemble them on your own.
Old people like to give good advice, since they can no longer set bad examples
I must be getting absent-minded. Whenever I complain that things aren't what they used to be, I always forget to include myself.
"Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts."
A proud grandpoppa G.