2. Put a Little Cash in Your Pocket

The amount of money an average household spends on meals can be saved by planning regular family dinners at home. Saving on the household budget is one of the great reasons to make time for family dinners. In 2007, according to the National Consumer Expenditure Survey it seems $3,465 was spent on meals at home, while takeaway meals had cost the family $2,668. These outside meals only amounted to 30% of the total meals eaten, but had cost $8.00 per meal while only $4.50 for a homemade meal.

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