Are you looking for ways that you can start saving money right now? No matter where you are in your financial journey, sometimes you just need more cash now.
These 10 money saving tips you can implement right now for immediate savings! No matter why you need the money, here are 10 money saving tips you can do right now.
Tip 1: Switch bank accounts to earn better interest
Many banks have sign-up bonuses and higher interest rates than a traditional bank. Look into a few and consider switching bank accounts to earn a better interest rate.
Tip 2: Cut your TV subscription service or cable package
The less you watch TV, the more you want to buy things! Instead cut the cord completely, and reap the savings now. If you aren’t sure if you can make it without cable, consider pausing your service first to see how you do.
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Tip 3: Make a list of the things you need
Keep a list on your phone of the things you need and the things you want to get. This way when you are in the store, you can reference this list to decide if you should or shouldn’t buy an item. This will eliminate unnecessary spending.
Tip 4: Eat at home
Eating in is going to save you so much money over ordering takeout or eating out at a restaurant. To avoid temptation, make some of your restaurant favorites at home!
Tip 5: Make a double batch when you cook
Not only will this give you easy meals to heat up on busy nights, but you’ll also make two meals for the same amount of effort!
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Tip 6: Do a little price comparison shopping
Look around at grocery stores in your area and find out who consistently has the best prices on the items you regularly buy.
Tip 7: Remove saved card numbers from online accounts
The simple step of having to type in your card number may cause you to rethink your next purchase, or even delay it a few days.
Tip 8: Look for free events and concerts in your area
If you live in a small town, you may need to look at a nearby city, otherwise, check your community calendar for fun and free events that are happening near you. Free entertainment will save you so much money, and you can plan some fun activities to do in the next few months.
Tip 9: Start a price book
Start a price book and keep track of grocery prices at the stores you shop at regularly. This will help you make sure you are always getting the best deal.
Tip 10: Make homemade cleaning supplies
Not only is this a great way to clean chemical free, but homemade cleaners work just as great as the storebought ones for just pennies!
Whatever your reason for saving more money is, these tips will help you jumpstart your savings so you can have more money in your pocket now.
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Vickie aka The Crazy Family Mom
Vickie is the creator of A Crazy Family. She is a stay-at-home mom of a little boy with a big personality. She loves to share real food recipes, parenting tips & encouragement, fun kids activities, and so much more! Plus she is thrilled to provide you with a space to celebrate all that is awesome (and a little crazy) in the world.