The first step to saving money is to avoid waste. Americans throw out more than 25 percent of the food we prepare, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. That means we need to do a better job of using leftovers, learn what to do with food when it's past its peak and most of all get organized. Are you wondering how you can achieve this?
Check out the slideshow above to learn the seven steps you can take to save money at the grocery store.