Get to Know Your Farmers, and Get a Cheaper, Tastier Meal

Money Knowledge for college and beyond
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Local markets provide an overwhelming number of options. If you’re cooking your own food to save some money, you may be used to buying your own ingredients at these stores.

We weigh these purchasing decisions against many options, like taste, healthiness, convenience, tradition, appearance, and price. But you could actually cut your costs even more by thinking about “when” you’re buying—as opposed to “what.”…