Check Unit Prices
"Pay attention to unit prices," advises Chase. In some cases, she says, buying two or three small units of an item is less expensive than buying the larger unit, while in others, buying the larger item is the cheaper choice. For example, a large block of cheese may be less expensive than buying the shredded, cubed or sliced options. "Buy the big block and do the chopping, shredding and slicing yourself," says Chase. For the record, cheese is another food item that freezes well.
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