Groceries for a family of four cost an average of $727 to $1,303 a month, not including takeout and restaurant meals, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That’s a big chunk of change. But there are ways to spend less on food and still eat a healthy, nutritious diet. And you may be thrilled to hear that you don’t even need to clip coupons. In fact, experts say, other tactics may save you more money. for some great ideas, read the full story on our sister site, Living on the Cheap.