― An average family's grocery bill is one of the higher numbers in the family budget. One thing to remember is, there can be a distinct difference in what each family spends on their groceries. It depends on many factors, such as whether they buy name brand, more meat, etc. ∙ The good news is that this allows for a large amount of savings, so long as we decide to be frugal with our shopping. Following these few simple tips will have you well on your way to saving a few bucks. ∙ 1.) [...].