Published: May 06, 2010 1:15 PM EDT

This could be the easiest way to save money and there are health benefits too!

Simply, drink more water.

Before you eat at home or at a restaurant, drink a big glass of water. You will not eat as much, cutting down on your food bill and you'll feel better and more full!

This means you'll skip that costly soda too!

Did you know that it only costs restaurants pennies on the dollar for a fountain drink?

You're paying ten times that! We know it's super simple, but give it a try!