Put Your Budget on a Diet: Saving Money by Living Medium

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Megamarts like Wal-Mart, Target, K-Mart, Aldi’s, Walgreens, Rite-Aid, and even franchised grocery stores carry the same quality of goods that you’re used to buying, but they don’t carry the overhead costs that come with the big names. Here’s something you should try: grab a box of something you typically buy name brand, grab a box of the same item in the store brand, compare the ingredients…they’re the same, aren’t they? Used Doesn’t Mean Abused.