You can save an absurd amount of money by bringing in your own lunch – either to work or school.
Some folks report saving $60 per week, which translates to $240 per month.
Other advantages: It’s healthier, since you’re controlling the nutritional value. Unless, of course, you like deep frying at home.
Faster, since there’s no drive time or anyone you have to worry about tipping
As a person who tends to pack things the general populace wouldn’t consume, a brown bag is the only option for choice.
Don’t forget the added benefit of brown bagging it — you have the remainder of your lunch hour to sleep off your own crafted super-sized portions.