Parenting - Family | 0-18 yrs

How To Go Grocery Shopping

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A household cannot do without basic necessities, and one of the most important of them is groceries. Our choice of food products plays a critical role in helping us stay healthy and active. Also, what we choose to eat determines the health of our finances as well.

With our food choices changing, and also the way we shop, it is extremely important that we know how to shop for groceries. Or else, we may end up splurging our hard-earned money on wrong choices.

While going shopping for groceries, it is important that we select the products carefully. Do you know that stores and supermarkets take special care to arrange the products in a particular order? Well, they do this to entice the buyer into buying more. The various offers and discounts are all geared towards making you spend more.

Our ClipBook give you a few tips on how to go grocery shopping, so that you don't end up buying more than you need and burning a hole in your pocket.

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Prepare A Grocery List

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Choose Fortified And Enriched Foods With Care

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Choose Budget-Friendly Foods

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Read And Understand Food Labels

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Shop With A Cart, Not A Basket

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Avoid Impulse Purchases

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Use Your Common Sense

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