There are a lot of different ways to save money, but changes that you make to reduce your recurring monthly bills have a huge impact. Instead of just saving money once, you can save money each and every month. At the end of the year, add up the total, and you’ll be surprised at the impact you can have just with some simple changes to your daily routine.
In the past few weeks I’ve published articles on ways to save money on gas and ways to save money on electricity. Those are two consistent expenses that we all have (unless you don’t drive a car), and two areas where you can make a big difference in your budget.
Another recurring expense is the water bill. With some small changes you can use significantly less water with only a small impact on your life. And best of all, you’ll save money each month! The end result is you’ll save hundreds of dollars a year by implementing some of the tips in this article.Continue reading
Shopping online is an every day thing for many of us. The convenience of being able to buy something in just a few minutes from a mobile phone or computer is pretty important in our busy society. But shopping online also offers many ways to save money, in addition to the convenience.
My favorite ways to save money are the ones that require little-to-no extra time or effort. I don’t really want to spend an hour searching all over the internet to find a deal that saves me $5… but I’ll gladly take any savings I can get that won’t cost me any of my time. And fortunately, there are several of those mentioned in this article.
Just by altering your habits slightly, and by knowing about some specific websites and apps, you can easily save hundreds or even thousands of dollars every year. In this article we’ll look at 15 specific, actionable tips to help you save more when shopping online.Continue reading
When it comes to saving money, anything that you can do to reduce your monthly recurring bills will have a compounding effect. You’ll be able to save each and every month, have more money to save or use for other things, and the impact on your life can be pretty significant.
One of the biggest bills in many homes is for electricity. Of course, the electric bill will always be there, but there are plenty of things that you can do to save money on electricity each month.
Make a few changes and you should see your bill decrease. You’ll probably even be encouraged to take more cost-cutting measures once you see that your efforts made a real difference.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at some things you can do to decrease the amount that you spend each month on electricity.Continue reading
Gas is a major expense for most of us, and you may feel like there is nothing you can do about it since you need to get around and you have no control over gas prices. But the truth is, there are a number of different ways that you can reduce the amount of money you spend each month on gas.
In this article we’ll look at 20 different tips that will help you to save hundreds of dollars every year.Continue reading
Moving to a new house can bring a lot of excitement. Most of us dream of having certain things in a home or a property, and when some or all of those dreams come true, it’s only natural to be excited. But the reality is, moving is expensive.
In terms of building wealth and making the most of your money, staying put is usually the best option.
Unfortunately, sometimes moving is a necessity.
And in life, decisions are usually made on factors aside from just money. Maybe you’ve changed jobs and you don’t want to commute an hour each way. Or maybe you’d rather be in a different school district where your kids will get a better education. Sometimes the costs of a move are justified.
Or maybe you’re renting and ready to move into the world of homeownership.
If you’re considering moving, be sure that you’re aware of the costs and the financial impact that it will have. Once you know what to expect, you can make the best decision for you and your family.Continue reading