This year's Thanksgiving meal to leave more money in wallets

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Already preparing for Thanksgiving? There's some good news for shoppers. This year's dinner will leave more money in your wallet than last year.

The average meal will run $49.04 for a family of ten. That's 44 cents less than last year.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says overall grocery prices are down about one tenth of a percent since January.

The estimate includes classic foods like turkey, stuffing, and cranberries.

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