Trading the Cart for the Curb
Curbside grocery pickup may have been a novelty a couple years ago, but today, it's a staple at many supermarkets across the country. Still wondering whether it's for you? In general, it's a valuable service for anyone who's pressed for time, says Kristin McGrath, editor and shopping expert at Offers.com. "You need to weigh what's more important to you. If it's saving time, go for curbside pickup. If it's saving money, go into the store." And while experts agree that in-store shoppers still have the most opportunities to save, all is not lost for pickup customers. Here's the inside scoop on how it might work for you.