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7 Money-Saving Tips to Cut Your Grocery Food Bill By $30 a Week (Page 4)

Pop Your Own Popcorn Instead of Buying a Bag

3. Pop Your Own Popcorn Instead of Buying a Bag

Throwing a bag of prepopped popcorn or a box of microwavable packets in your shopping cart is pretty easy. So easy that most people have forgotten how easy it is to make popcorn at home from just a jar of kernels. And as it turns out, it’s cheaper too. Another advantage of popping your own popcorn? You can control the additives. No need for imitation butter flavor when you can add a little of the real stuff or your own custom toppings to your freshly popped, piping-hot bag of popcorn.
Money Saved: $2.50

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