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Is shopping at a co-op worth it?

I have, like more people, choice where I buy my groceries. ¬†Those who are regular readers would know I’m ‘crazy’ about waste, and am aiming for zero waste (though compost and recycling are OK, it’s landfill I’m trying to erase). ¬†Whilst it’s an admirable environmental goal, there’s a financial component too. I thought I would …
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Glaring Grocery discovery

The past week or two, I’ve felt the pinch of my savings goals, and finding it harder to ‘do everything’ with my pay cheque. It also came to my attention that I had another month’s batch of grocery receipts to process (I started tracking in December 2012), so I got onto that today. I’ve stated …
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