04/23/2014 11:59 am ET Updated Jun 21, 2014

10 Products That Are Cheaper at Whole Foods

Nicknamed "Whole Paycheck" by snarky shoppers, Whole Foods Market has earned a reputation for unaffordable prices. Although it's true the health-food giant stocks plenty of high-end goods, many items are actually less expensive than comparable products at a traditional grocery store. Don't believe it? did some shopping cart reconnaissance at a Whole Foods Market and a Safeway store in the same Seattle-area neighborhood to compare the cost of over 200 similar products. Here are 10 items that were cheaper at Whole Foods. We found 15 additional products that are cheaper at Whole Foods. To see them all visit

10 Products that Are Cheaper at Whole Foods

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