With the cost of groceries and household items continually on the rise, the concept of buying in bulk is getting to be more common than ever.  Yet many people question if they are really saving money or not.

The answer to this question is yes you will save money when you purchase the right items in bulk.  Any item that you will use up in a short time is a good candidate for being purchased in bulk.

Avoid buying milk items that will result in eating the same thing day after day.  For example, don't buy snacks and potato chips in bulk because everyone in your family will quickly tire of the taste.  Here's more from momseveryday.com.