Retirement Income

Thu, 9 Nov, 2017Danielle McCarthy

The cheapest way to get your fruit and veggies

The cheapest way to get your fruit and veggies

Fruit and veggies are an important part of our weekly shop. Not only do these everyday essentials add colour to your meals and vitamins to your diet, they also taste great!

The problem is, with fickle supermarket pricing, fruit and veggies is one area where your weekly shopping budget can quickly be blown out of proportion. It’s even gotten to the point where many Aussies are jettisoning these important purchases from their shopping trolley, to have more money to spend on rent, bills and other expenses.

So, what’s a veggie loving senior to do?

Well, one idea would be to take a leaf out of the book of economist Ross Greenwood. In an appearance on The Today Show, Greenwood ran through a few of his tips for getting more bang for your buck with fruit and veggies.

Do you agree with Greenwood’s recommendations?