Uncover the best bargains to spend less and get more everywhere you shop.
"Form a relationship with your local farmers and let them know that you’ll take any ‘need to sell quickly’ produce off their hands at a discounted price. Then use it right away or freeze. I often buy extra zucchini for bread and muffins." - Erin Chase, 5dollardinners.com
"Vendors often are willing to engage in old-fashioned bartering. Try trading your stockpile items, including cleaning supplies, paper products and toiletries, for fresh fruits and vegetables." - Kelly Thompson and Kasey Trenum, time2saveworkshops.com