I would like to start saving some money by purchasing in bulk. I live in Birmingham, Alabama - as far as I know, there isn't a co-op in the area. I'm fearful of Sam's Club type places. So, I've been investigating websites such as
The trouble is ... am I really saving much? I plan on ordering over $50, so the shipping would be free. However, is there somewhere out there that is a better deal than bulkfoods.com? Anyone ever ordered from there? Does it look legit?
(I apologize, but I have trouble price checking some of the things based on their weights and costs. My only source of many of these items is an expensive health food store. I'm mainly interested in the TVP, Nutritional Yeast, some nuts, couscous, bulgar wheat, quinoa, vegetarian soup base, and things of the sort.)