With continually rising grocery prices it has become more imperative for most families to have a strategy for saving money at the store. The average family of four spends over $1,000 a month for groceries according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
If you are curious as to how your family compares to the average family the USDA has a breakdown of typical food costs by age and gender. Click here to get the most current version. You will also find the costs dating all the way back to 1999.