Cook At Home Amanda Peterson October 14, 2022 • 1 Minute Read Money Saving Tips This week's Frugal Friday saves you money by cooking at home! You may have saw a post from us a while back about bringing your lunch, and also one about freezing leftovers. This bit of frugality goes along with those, in which you will save a TON by cooking at home! Average Spend The Motley Fool figures that the average American spends $45.68 going out to eat each week. Take that times 2 adults, that's $91.35/week per household, or $365.38 a month. Add children into that mix and you've spent well over $5,000 a year in dining or take out. Imagine the cost savings you would have in your pocket - or bank account - if you meal planned and began cooking from home. Have A Plan How to make cooking from home simple, you may ask? Two words - Meal. Plan. This can be attained a couple different ways. Either you plan out what to make each night for the week, or you coordinate your larger meals with what leftovers you will have from them. Cooking Not For You? If cooking is not in your wheelhouse, you should have a way to fund that habit. Fortunately, CreditSoup.com has several credit card options available that offer rewards or cash back when dining out. Get paid while you eat! As always, be sure to follow us here at CreditSoup.com for your weekly tips on cost savings and frugality! #homecookedmeal #cooking #savingmoney #moneysaver #leftovers #yummy #frugalfriday #debtmanagement #personalfinance #money #creditbuilder #creditsoup Follow Us Here! #CashBack#FrugalFriday#RewardsCards Editorial Disclaimer: Information in these articles is brought to you by CreditSoup. Banks, issuers, and credit card companies mentioned in the articles do not endorse or guarantee, and are not responsible for, the contents of the articles. The information is accurate to the best of our knowledge when posted; however, all credit card information is presented without warranty. Please check the issuer’s website for the most current information.