It's way cheaper to eat healthy than like shit.If you have time + motivation to cook.
People working min wage probably have crazy shifts that subtract time and motivation. So they would resort to the fastest meal they can afford - which is most likely not a healthy one.
Even when I was in college and had no money, I made meals with fresh meats and vegetables very little processed canned or boxed foods
Your diet affects your mood, energy levels, physique, and long term health
It's such an important part of your wellness that spending more on good meals is a no brainer
It's certainly harder but by no means impossible even if you're poor
It all comes down to priorities
You don't need that new iPhone but you definitely need some broccoli