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20 Cheap Foods to Buy When You're Broke

When money is tight, as it has been for a lot of people in these pandemic-charged and inflationary times, it makes sense to cut back on what you're spending at the grocery store. But while spending less on groceries is a seemingly simple way to stretch your dollars, buying cheap foods for budget meals can wind up costing you if you aren't strategic. For instance, if you live on cheap snack foods that pack on the pounds and lead to high cholesterol, eventually you could spend plenty on health care costs. (U.S. News & World Report)
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Bananas
Bananas
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Beans
Beans
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Brown Rice
Brown Rice
4
Canned Tuna
Canned Tuna
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5
Chicken
Chicken
6
Chuck Roast
Chuck Roast
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Corn Tortillas With Butter
Corn Tortillas With Butter
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Eggs
Eggs
9
Flour
Flour
10
Frozen Vegetables
Frozen Vegetables
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Ground Chuck
Ground Chuck
12
Honey
Honey
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13
Iceberg Lettuce
Iceberg Lettuce
14
Lentils
Lentils
15
Oats
Oats
16
Peanut Butter
Peanut Butter
17
Pasta
Pasta
18
Potatoes
Potatoes
19
Spinach
Spinach
20
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
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