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You can now enroll your kids in the Pizza Hut Book It program so they can read to get free pizza

Marie Rossiter  |  July 19, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Getting kids…

Wendy's Sells Major Stake In Arby's To Private Equity Group

Here’s How To Get Free Baconator Fries From Wendy’s

Kaitlin Gates  |  July 18, 2019

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Get Coupons For Free Food When You Spend $75 On Red Lobster Gift Cards

Bridget Sharkey  |  June 11, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Want to…

You Could Win A Trip To Italy By Creating An Italian-inspired Recipe

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 31, 2019

Do you love to cook? How about coming up with your own delicious recipes? It’s not a skill many people have but, if you do, you probably end up playing host at a lot of dinner parties. Now that skill…

You Can Win A Trip To Italy By Creating A New Recipe

Bridget Sharkey  |  May 21, 2019

The only thing more beautiful than a trip to Italy is a free trip to Italy. And you could be the lucky winner of this awesome prize, provided you know how to throw down in the kitchen and make delicious…

This Recipe For Instant Pot Oreo Cheesecake Is Too Delicious Not To Share

Augusta Statz  |  May 16, 2019

Low-lift desserts are always appreciated since dessert is supposed to feel like a treat and not a time-consuming task, right? Exactly! For this reason (and because it’s absolutely delicious), you need this Instant Pot Oreo cheesecake recipe in your life.…

You Can Get A Free Cheeseburger At Sonic If You Use Apple Pay

Kaitlin Gates  |  May 10, 2019

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5 Homemade Condiment Recipes That Take Just 5 Minutes

Kate Streit  |  April 24, 2019

Making your own condiments sounds like one of those projects that sounds good in theory, but is unlikely to actually happen because of how much time it would take. Not so fast! You may be surprised to learn that several…

Instant Pot Mac and Cheese Is The Ultimate Easy Comfort Food

Bridget Sharkey  |  April 15, 2019

Did you know that it’s super easy to make macaroni and cheese in your Instant Pot? Macaroni and cheese is one of Americans’ most beloved comfort foods, and it’s no wonder. This simple yet satisfying dish can be elevated to…

Parent Company of KFC, Taco Bell, And Pizza Hut Report Strong Earnings

Here’s how you can get a free Pizza Hut P’ZONE

Kaitlin Gates  |  April 3, 2019

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.Calling all…

This company wants to pay someone to travel the world and taste delicious food

Augusta Statz  |  March 28, 2019

If your favorite part of travel is the food — well, this could be the job for you. UK-based food subscription company Vibrant Vegan Co. is looking to hire someone to travel to different countries and scout out interesting ingredients.…

A Street Snapshot

Dumpster diving leads man to fill pantry with $1,000 of food found in trash

Margeaux Baulch Klein  |  March 1, 2018

On any typical day, you may find Rob Greenfield inside of a dumpster. No, the Florida resident is not homeless or even down on his luck, Greenfield is simply a man who hates food waste and has traveled the country…

Kraft Agree A Takeover Deal For Cadbury

Cadbury Is Looking To Hire Chocolate Testers

Kate Streit  |  February 12, 2018

Usually when someone is accused of spending their days “sitting around eating bonbons,” it is meant to be an insult. You might feel differently, however, about getting paid to while away the hours munching on chocolate—and it turns out this…

Sign Up For Chipotle’s Reading Rewards Program And Your Kids Can Get Free Food

Sarah Kuta  |  January 25, 2018

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If you can’t resist those rotisserie chickens at the grocery store, you’re not alone

Kate Streit  |  January 17, 2018

Sometimes you just need a quick, satisfying dinner for the whole family. Oh, and affordable would be nice too. For those times, picking up a rotisserie chicken from the grocery is a go-to for many busy families across the country.…

Customers are complaining about empty shelves at Whole Foods

Bridget Sharkey  |  January 11, 2018

Whole Foods is generally considered a mecca for those who love healthy food and organic options, but many disgruntled customers are saying that the grocery store chain has gone downhill ever since Amazon took over. Most notably, Whole Foods shoppers…

3 copycat restaurant meals that can help you save tons of cash

Brittany Anas  |  December 6, 2017

Whenever I need to reign in my budget—whether that’s to save for the holidays or put aside money for a vacation—the first category of my spending that hits the proverbial chopping block is “dining out.” According to the most recent…

Whole Foods Posts 71 Percent Increase In Quarterly Profits

8 insider tips to shop smarter at Whole Foods

Chelsea Davis  |  November 16, 2017

The internet lost its mind back in August when news broke that Amazon had bought the organic-foods mecca, Whole Foods. For any lover of healthy groceries, this was huge news. To put it in perspective, Amazon cut the grocer’s normally astronomical prices…

You’ll soon be able to get Wendy’s delivered to your door

Kate Streit  |  November 14, 2017

These days, more and more dining establishments are offering delivery service to compete in the modern marketplace. Now you can add fast-food chain Wendy’s to the growing list of eateries that will deliver food right to your door. Thanks to…

Burger King Parent Restaurants International Acquires Popeyes For $1.8 Billion

This California Restaurant Admitted To Serving Popeyes Fried Chicken

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 20, 2017

Sure, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but that doesn’t mean restaurants should be serving food other people made and passing it off as their own, right? Yeah, probably not. But that is just what one California restaurant is…

Costco Q3 Profits Rise Six Percent

Getting essentials from Costco just got easier, thanks to two new delivery options

Kaitlin Gates  |  October 12, 2017

In an effort to compete with online retailers like Amazon, Costco has announced two new grocery delivery services—a two-day service for nonperishable items and a same-day delivery for all online items, including fresh food.

Amazon May Soon Deliver Chipotle And Your Other Faves Right To Your Door

Kaitlin Gates  |  September 25, 2017

Forget pizza delivery for callout. Amazon plans to partner with major restaurants around the country to bring customers' favorite meals to their doors.

Whole Foods Posts 71 Percent Increase In Quarterly Profits

What To Know Before You Buy Chicken From Whole Foods

Augusta Statz  |  August 23, 2017

Whole Foods changed the way meat is sold in grocery stores, but now that customers have higher standards than ever before—can the grocer keep up?

How using a grocery delivery service can actually save you money

Kate Streit  |  August 21, 2017

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Inspired by the Elon Musk Challenge, this woman spent $2 a day on food for a month

Kate Streit  |  July 13, 2017

If you did the math, do you think you could survive on just $2 a day for food? This woman tried it, and here's what she discovered.

5 microwave mug recipes you can make for less than $4

Rachel Khona  |  June 8, 2017

Microwave cooking is all the rage, and it’s easy to see why. It’s cheap, easy and fits perfectly into our busy schedules. Save the five-course meal for when you have friends over. When you just want to curl up in…

There are no prices on this restaurant’s menu—Here’s why

Haley Otman  |  June 7, 2017

The Table Grace Cafe in Omaha is making headlines for its delicious meals made with fresh, organic ingredients and its unconventional payment model.

80 Boston College Students Fall Ill After Eating At Chipotle Restaurant

Hackers stole credit card information from some Chipotle customers

Jessica Suss  |  June 5, 2017

Chipotle customers, check your bank accounts – the company experienced a security breach in March and April that exposed credit card information.

A New Rat Cafe In San Francisco Allows You To Dine With Rats For $50

Megan Fenno  |  June 2, 2017

If you're looking for a unique experience while visiting San Francisco, then you might want to check out the Black Rat Cafe, where you can dine with rats!

10 clever ways to get free food when traveling

Carina Wolff  |  May 29, 2017

There are a number of ways you can save money on food when traveling, and if you're really clever, you can find ways to not pay for food at all.

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Chipotle is offering employees the chance to earn a business degree

Jessica Suss  |  May 12, 2017

Chipotle wants to help its employees earn a degree in business. So they've joined forces with Bellevue University to make it happen...in just 18 months.

Tesco Opens First Own-Brand Supermarket in China

6 Ways To Rescue Scraps, Reduce Food Waste And Stretch Your Budget

Jessica Suss  |  May 12, 2017

Food waste is a big issue in today's world, but it's an even bigger issue for your wallet. Stop throwing away good food—make dinner with it instead.

Food Prices Continue To Rise At Alarming Rate

Mom explains how she feeds her family of 6 on a budget of $125 a week

Jessica Suss  |  May 11, 2017

Groceries can eat up a big chunk of your budget. But one mom has figured out how to feed her family of six for just $125 of groceries per week.

Aunt Jemima Recalls 19 Frozen Foods For Possible Listeria

Marie Rossiter  |  May 9, 2017

The makers of Aunt Jemima pancakes and waffles voluntarily recalled 19 varieties of its frozen products due to possible listeria contamination.

Some school districts engage in ‘lunch shaming’ so parents will pay

Jessica Suss  |  May 9, 2017

"Lunch Shaming" is a tactic that forces children to take responsibility for unpaid food bills, and it's used by nearly half the school districts in America.

Joe’s Crab Shack reportedly preparing for bankruptcy

Sarah Kuta  |  May 8, 2017

If you were wondering how things were going for Joe's Crab Shack amidst the so-called "restaurant recession," it doesn't look good.

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Avocado Prices Are Skyrocketing: Here Are 12 Recipes To Keep From Wasting Overripe Ones

Tricia Goss  |  May 5, 2017

If your avocados are past the perfectly ripe stage and are feeling rather mushy, here are 12 delicious recipes that turn brown avocados into pure gold.

7 of the most bizarre food recalls

Brittany Anas  |  May 5, 2017

For the most part, food recalls are pretty standard (and sometimes kinda’ gross). Most often, cross-contamination happens due to the fact that many manufacturers have a single factory, and common allergens like milk, wheat or peanuts make their way into…

Whole Foods To Buy Wild Oats Markets For $565 Million

Whole Foods Is Trying To Its Lower Prices

Jessica Suss  |  May 2, 2017

Whole Foods might be lowering prices by borrowing some strategies from big-box stores. Would you shop there if it was cheaper?

80 Boston College Students Fall Ill After Eating At Chipotle Restaurant

If You Ate At Chipotle Recently, Check Your Bank And Credit Card Statements

Sarah Kuta  |  April 28, 2017

If you ate at Chipotle between March 24 and April 18, now is a good idea to check your bank accounts and credit cards for any unauthorized activity.

Recall Alert: Campbell Recalls Over 3,600 Cans Of Soup

Megan Fenno  |  April 26, 2017

If you frequently buy soup, then you might want to check your pantry. Campbell Soup is recalling over 4,185 pounds of soup due to undeclared allergens.

Chipotle Becomes First Non-GMO US Restaurant Chain

Chipotle Prices Are Rising At Select Locations

Emily Hanford-Ostmann  |  April 26, 2017

Hold the guac! You may be comfortable paying extra for the guacamole now, but Chipotle just announced a price increase for dozens of cities.

Salads Are About To Get A Lot More Expensive

Sarah Kuta  |  April 25, 2017

The prices are rising due to all the rain California is getting this spring.

Beef Prices Are Dropping Just In Time For Summer Grilling

Jessica Suss  |  April 19, 2017

It's almost summer, which means it's almost grilling season, which means it's great news that beef prices are dropping – burgers will be cheaper than ever.

Shake Shack Raises Prices For Upcoming IPO

This Is How Much Restaurants Mark Up The Price Of Your Food

Sarah Kuta  |  April 17, 2017

Have you ever wondered how much restaurants are marking up the price of ingredients in your food? Plate IQ analyzed data to find out.

Here’s What Wendy’s Says It Takes To Get Free Chicken Nuggets For A Year

Augusta Statz  |  April 11, 2017

One brave man went where no person was willing to go. Carter Wilkerson took to Twitter to ask Wendy’s how many retweets it would take for him to win a year’s supply of chicken nuggets. Bold move, Wilkerson, bold move. Wendy’s response?…

Fast-Food Chicken Restaurant Chick-Fil-A Opens First Store In Manhattan

10 Ways To Spend Less Money When You Eat Out At Restaurants

Jessica Suss  |  April 7, 2017

If you like to eat out at restaurants, you know it can be expensive. But with these easy tips, you can save a bunch... and maybe go out a little more!

7 Cheap And Easy Meals To Make When You’re Low On Cash And Time

Brittany Anas  |  March 24, 2017

You’re on a tight budget and can’t stomach the idea of another dollar menu meal while you wait for payday to come. Or, you just need to trim some fat from your grocery bill. Fret not, cheap meals can still…

Whole Foods Is Opening Cheaper Stores And Here’s What People Have To Say About Them

Sarah Kuta  |  March 23, 2017

Whole Foods is opening a line of cheaper supermarkets called 365 by Whole Foods Market. How do these new stores stack up?

American Apparel's Board Removes Controversial CEO Dov Charney

These 36 Popular Retailers Are Closing Stores In 2017

Sarah Kuta  |  March 16, 2017

Things haven't been going so well for retailers in 2017. Here's a list of 15 retailers that are closing stores and locations around the United States.

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