what are save money hacks or tacts? how did these hacks help to save money for future?
Unsurprisingly, struggling in the climate of turbulences then only one can shift or think towards savings. Right.
Every entrepreneur or early stage start-up beginner wants to know or get more out of his or her day to day life.
One can find ways to save money whenever he/his are focused on reaching their financial goals. If you can save the more then quickly to reach you reach your goal.
If you try to find or segregate your monthly expenditure within your budget, you get some useful tricks and ways in savings too
Before knowing saving hacks, you should make a plan for how much you should save each month for reaching your goal. And you want to fulfill some answers in every month like
- Are you covering your monthly basic expenses or needs before you start saving money?
- Are you have any debts?
- Is able to start your savings in early to reach save money goals?
Reduce Monthly Expenditure to Save Money:
Monthly expenses are the first and foremost thing everyone can fulfill. But in this you should think of it twice in most basic necessities means rent, food, car payment and insurance and utilities etc. are covered or not.
Want to reach goals early; you may need to find some money saving tips to cut your expenses. So that you can make ends meet fast.
In this a lot of things covered. Have a glance look at this.
As per statistics most of the people can lavishly spend money in their monthly expenditure is
- Food items
- Monthly Bills
Food Items may get the first place in overspending categories. Having a good food is a necessity but how much you spend on that.
If you add up monthly the total amount spends on food, you might be surprised at ‘how much you are spending lavishly’.
Simple ways to reduce the expenditure on food items are
- Stop Eating outside and cook your meals at home
- Visit the farmer’s market near to home to find the better deals on produce
- Shop with a list, never attract towards unnecessary items
- Use apps to find good deals on local restaurants or other activities too
- Don’t buy individual, try to buy in bulk on items that you should use a lot in monthly
- Use coupons to help you to save on eating out sides home i.e., in restaurants
Entertainment is one more lavish spent in everyone life cycle. It is also a necessary thing in this present scenario to be able to relax and unwind.
It may vary from person to person. Entertainment is a broad category and it is in two ways either in physically or mentally. But only a few are recognizing the best ways in this regard.
Simple ways to save money in the entertainment sector is
- Meditation is the best medicine from coming out of stress
- Go to the library to find inspirational books and movies on money-saving instead of buying that.
- Instead of going to cinema hall wait and see that on TV, now a day’s movies come in TV short duration.
- If it is available to go to the free movies offered at your city park which are on the lawn.
- Visit local festivals to get fast relaxation mind
- Plan a night in with your best buddies instead of going out
- Play a board game instead of went excursion or expedition in long run with high expenditure
- Go hiking and bicycling to the local greenways and nearby
- If you are a gamer consider or prefer renting games instead of buying them.
- Plan a less expensive camping vacation or trip instead of a resort vacation
- Try to involve in volunteer programs at local community centers, you may get a lot of fun and make a lot of new friends. And you may learn a skill that can help you save money from them.
- Mingle with new buddies in new events
Reduce Monthly Bills to Save Money :
Monthly bills are like combo pack. It is a combination of home rent, electricity, car rent, mobile bills, water charges, cleaning and maintenance of home etc…
Many people thinking that, there is not much one can do, to reduce their utility bills. You can use some money saving strategies to lower the prices of your utilities. Those are
If you are single
- Instead of alone get roommates for sharing your room expenses (rent, help in cooking etc.)
- If you are not interested in the above thing to try to get a room which offers a cheaper rent or lower cost of living area
If you have a family
- Try to get a home in lower cost of living area
- To reduce water bills start by installing low-flow shower heads and faucets in your home
- In winter season you can set your thermostat a bit lower for increase heat inside the home and a bit higher in the summer for inside airflow or cool up. (instead of Air Cooler)
- If any cracks around your windows and doors spend your own time to seal the cracks for winterizing (for reducing labor cost)
- If you are single try to avoid unnecessary phone calls and use cheaper cell phone plans(to reduce mobile bills)
- Monitor your health by checking weight and BP in free medical camps. Do exercise regularly (workout at home or go jogging). which helps you to save on medical costs now and in the future also.
It is also triggered to spend money instead of saving money. Knowingly and unknowingly we use some sources and buy clothes, grocery, and home appliances etc.
In which we are buying a lot of unnecessary things (for the future purpose). Some things you bought in this manner but not to all.
Simple ways or strategies to save money in shopping sector is
- Shop with cash only – which helps you to prevent overspending or using your credit card unnecessarily
- Use apps to find good deals on local shopping malls
- Use coupons and shop by using it at your grocery shops
- If you have, use or take an advantage of any employee discounts that you can
- Shop at warehouse clubs, discount grocery shops, cheaper stores or roadside shops instead of big malls
- Check the sales each week and plan your menu regarding that
- Do research before buying an item and compare that within internet price buy whichever is low
Transportation this is also one area where you may be spending a lot of your money and you may not realize it.
In this money-saving methods are varied from person to person based on where one can live. Options available for you to reduce transportation cost are
- Use bicycle or Bike if your home is there nearby to office
- Use the advantage of public transport for your work (outside office works)
- Skip the owning of a car completely instead of that buy used car if necessary
- Use carpooling if you are far away from the workplace, it is available in all major cities