Cheap meal prepping is a familiar tactic used to portion out and cook your meals in advance. Also, it can help with the “We have food at home,” speech to yourself as you look through lists of restaurants in your area. Meal prepping helps you lose weight, makes your grocery shopping easier, and also helps with your portion control. Meal prepping doesn’t have to break the bank either. Here are our best tips to saving money and making weekly meals on a budget.