Grocery Challenge 2009

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  • My February budget is "under $500." So far:

    SPENT:
    Sam's 17.35
    Shop Rite: 129.22

    (total out of pocket) 146.57

    Store savings & coupons: 69.88
  • Cherry picked at Meijer & Kroger this week stocked up on a lot of granola bars and snacks. Spent $70.24 and saved $122.55.

    Budget $350 less $41 spent in Jan $309
    Spent $229.03
    Coupons used $92.82
    Store sales $116.80
    Balance $79.97

    Roberta
  • February Goal is $500.00

    I spent $211.64 at Redners for 94 items
    Saved $17.20 in coupons
    Saved $3.19 on buy 1 get 1 free item

    Left to spend $119.26
  • WEEK OF FEB. 8 - 14
    Shop Rite: 101.40
    Coupon/store sale savings: 46.07

    This week at Shop Rite and Sam's: $74.60
    Coupon/store sale savings: 30.38

    Left in the budget this month: $177.43

    Looking to come in WAY under budget
  • Goal-588.00
    Spent to date-483.26
    Left to spend-104.74
    Store and coupon savings-58.45
  • Went to Aldi & Kroger this week and spent $65.70 saved $43.59

    Budget $350 less $41 spent in Jan so $309 for Feb
    Spent $294.73
    Coupons used $107.62
    Store sales $151.59
    Balance $14.27

    Roberta
  • February Goal is $500.00

    spent $27.55 on 14 items
    saved $3.19 on buy 1 get 1 free

    Left to spend $91.71

    Barb looks like a few of us might come under budget this month!!!!!
  • Quote: looks like a few of us might come under budget this month!!!!!
    Wouldn't that be awesome?!

    I don't bank my coupon savings (I depend on those as part of the budget) but I think I am going to bank the remainder of my grocery budget at the end of the month. That will be another incentive for me to shop as frugally as possible--so I can bank more.
  • Went to Meijers, Walgreen and Ace Hardware this week. Spent $19.52 saved $27.59, wont need to buy paper towels nor tissues for probably over a year.

    Budget $350
    Spent $355.25
    Coupons used $147.85
    Store sales $162.77
    Balance ($5.25)

    Roberta
  • Goal-588.00
    Spent-620.98
    Over by-32.98
    Store and coupon savings-88.19

    March goal is 600.00