Unit Pricing, Unit Pricing, Unit Pricing . . .





I went grocery shopping tonight on my way home from work and once again was reminded of the value of using the unit pricing boxes on the shelf price tags.  I have talked about this before, but . . .

One item, I think it was a can of whipped cream for hot chocolates (doesn't really matter about the what-- it's the how much . . . ), presented me with a choice the sale item a smaller can or the larger item at regular price . . . thing is when I compared unit prices, the regular priced item was the "real" sale priced item!

Moral of the story-- you have got to use unit pricing to get the most bang for your buck!  Can't say it enough-- these supermarkets are very sneaky . . .

Here is my recap post on frugality in the supermarket, My Typical Grocery List and Strategy .

This post originally appeared on DivorcedDadFrugalDad.com (but has been modified and expanded upon here), here is the link to the original post: Unit Pricing, Unit Pricing, Unit Pricing.

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DDFD believes that self reliance and self sufficiency are the roads to individual freedom.  He is dedicated to living a quality life through frugality, personal growth and productivity, and defensive entrepreneurship.  He also enjoys cooking from scratch and fishing.

 

 

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