About Carrie Hetu

Carrie Hetu is not a financial expert, but has been passionate about finances since the age of 19 years old when a neighbor introduced her to taxes. From that time, she has made a point to increase her financial literacy into areas of frugal living, investing, real estate, budgeting and passive income. She currently blogs at Poor to Rich a Day at a Time and Simply Homeschooled.


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    Great suggestion to buy those 5 as organics. I’ve read that sweet potatoes/yams are one of the best foods to buy non-organic. That’s because they don’t use pesticides on them at all. And any veggies you grow yourself can be organic for very little money!