14 Brilliant And Extremely Helpful Money Saving Tips
Managing your finances can get a little bit tricky considering that most of us are creatures of emotion and not logic, we know that we shouldn't spend as much money as we do but we let our emotions take over by buying things we will never need either to prove a point or just to satisfy a deep desire we've always had. In order to get your life in order, you need a couple of tips that will help kick start that process and allow you to make better financial decisions in the future.
Whenever you feel the urge to buy a non necessity, give yourself a couple of days before you buy it. Often times, the impulse will have passed and you'll be glad to still have the money.
If you are a student - Learn to cook.
If you are working - Bring lunch to work every day. You'll save a lot of money.
When you go shopping, especially grocery shopping: make a list and stick to it. And never grocery shop on an empty stomach. Or after a busy day or week. You'll be more inclined to buy bad food and make poorer purchasing decisions
People waste a ton of money ordering food and prepared stuff. Just look up some tutorials and save some real money.
Pay your credit card off completely every month. Don't let it accumulate interest. Don't purchase things you don't have the cash for. Too many people get over their heads in credit card debt and its hard to dig yourself out at 18% interest.
I once bought a 500 pack of teabags. That was 3 years ago. I ran out this week.