Learning Some Money Saving Tips Will Help You In The Long Run
As we go out into the workforce world, whether it is working for someone else, or for ourselves, we were told some things or alot of things on how to manage finances. These principles come from our parents, and other family members when we were coming up. We took our time to learn from them when it came to financial matters.
Let’s face it, we work hard, whether it is to pay our way through college, living at home, or even paying for our own place. From all of this hard work, we have to learn money saving tips. I say this because we will never know what emergencies will come up. Emergencies that come up include car repairs, you getting sick, your kids getting sick, or losing your job. Learning these things early will keep you prepared for future emergencies.
For me, when I moved into my first apartment, I did not make that much money. I had to think about how much the rent was going to be monthly, along with my cell phone, internet, food, gas for car, utilities, cable and sewage. As for the emergencies that I mentioned above, since I did not make much money, I put away whatever I could, so I have some money sitting there just in case.
Here are two ways to save money that works for me, and maybe they can help you too:
- Put aside whatever you can in a book, and pretend that it is not there.
- Any loose change (pennies included), put in a jar or jug, and let it build up to a certain point, and cash the coins in at a bank or grocery store (I have done this too).
Then, if you want more saving advice, go here http://wtop.com/barry-glassman-living/2015/05/new-grad-guide-6-smart-money-moves-for-those-just-starting-out/.
Moreover, I tend to think about this phrase from time to time: “I am tired of working, I don’t want to do this too much longer.” When I think about this, it has me thinking this to myself: “I better think of some tips for saving money, or else it will hurt me.” Go here to read an article http://www.nbcnews.com/business/retirement/one-third-high-earners-are-living-paycheck-paycheck-n342726.
Furthermore, for a fact, we don’t want to say that we do not want to spend any money at all, because we have to live our lives. This means that we just have to watch how we spend, and not go over our means. Because if we do, it can hurt us, and be the reason on why we can’t save money.
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