Office supply expenses are always something budget-conscious people need to track and keep under control. It is very easy to underestimate how much these small products cost the average home business, office, or family each year. Printer ink is one of the most concerning because it can be expensive to purchase and easy to waste. Here are three tips that help people to spend less, use less, and keep their ink cartridges fresh.
Save While Shopping
Compare prices between retailers because the costs often vary between sellers. Unopened ink cartridges typically have a shelf life of about 18 months, or possibly longer, if they are stored correctly. Always purchase in bulk as long as the product will be used within this period of time. Bulk purchases of cartridges are almost always cheaper than buying them individually, but compare prices to be certain.
Use Ink Wisely
Change print fonts to one that …