There’s nothing more annoying than spending your hard-earned cash on boring grown-up stuff – you know, rent, bills, groceries.

And while we can’t do anything about your nasty, smelly, slightly over-friendly landlord turning up on your doorstep expecting a king’s ransom every month, we can show you how to slash your grocery bills.

Who knows? Maybe you'll be able to afford that pair of shoes you’ve been lusting after. Or at least not even think twice when they tell you guac is extra.

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Plan your meals for the week and only buy what you need.

Plan your meals for the week and only buy what you need.
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It's called meal prepping and it's a thing. Google it.

Take a shopping list.

Take a shopping list.
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You'll avoid buying things that look appealing but you don't actually need or already have five boxes of at home.

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Buy in bulk.

Buy in bulk.
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But preferably buy the healthy stuff in bulk.

Don't shop on an empty stomach.

Don't shop on an empty stomach.
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You can resist all those impulse purchases, I promise!