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    • Chel23
    • By Chel23 3rd Apr 16, 8:23 PM
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    How much do you spend on food?
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    • 3rd Apr 16, 8:23 PM
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    How much do you spend on food? 3rd Apr 16 at 8:23 PM
    Good Evening,

    How much do you spend on food per person in your household?

    Thanks,
    Chelsie
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    • *niptuckfan*
    • By *niptuckfan* 16th May 17, 3:02 PM
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    Grocery Budget
    HI All

    do you have a set weekly/monthly food budget or just try to keep as low as possible? i see myself as a good shopper, shop around try brands buy reduced etc but do feel there is room for improvement (wanting to save for mortgage deposit)

    we are family of 2 adults, 1 15month old and an 11 year old every weekend.

    Think i shall start by adding up my recent spends and see what i am actually spending - anyone care to share their family size/weekly spends?
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    • anajames
    • By anajames 17th May 17, 2:51 PM
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    Around 20 pounds a week or so.
    • Save Dosh
    • By Save Dosh 17th May 17, 7:59 PM
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    I budget 80 a month, which is for myself & sometimes my daughter, though she tends to sort her n her boyfriend their own stuff, though I buy the cleaning stuff, etc. Tend to come in something under that though, 60 sometimes and this month I am at 32(ish) - its on my signature. I am part of the grocery challenge most months, its here for anyone interested in taking part, you just say your amount and report back spends (if you want to). They have a massive recipe list also at beginning of challenge. http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5630670
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    • Blibble
    • By Blibble 21st May 17, 11:56 PM
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    Anywhere between 20 & 30 in total per week for 22 & 23 y/o adults, depending on how many top-up shops we fall prey to and how much wine we fancy ...
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