Hello, money-savers! What a hard week this has been! Gas prices are low, but bad for the economy, the stock market keeps dropping and the snowstorm took the entire nation by surprise! This being said, saving money is more urgent now that it ever was!
Read these 10 articles and make your own saving plan before the unexpected makes you empty your pockets:
5 Reasons to Become a Minimalist – Frugal Rules
Making your needs few makes you happier and, no surprise there, richer. Think about it; do you really need 10 pairs of jeans and 10 shirts that look the same? Try to reduce, reuse and recycle as much as you can, cook your own meals and go for good family entertainment instead of fancy and extravagant vacations. This article will tell you all about it!
50 Tips for Raising Children on a Budget – Cheapism
Not all families have a steady income but this doesn’t mean that the kids have to be deprived of everything they need. This article will show you how to use your imagination to make up for material things that are out of your reach. Start by spending quality time together, and then look for deals on kids’ clothes and school supplies. Read the entire article for more tips!
How the High Cost of Cheap Gas Hurts You – Wisebread
Should we be happy or sad now that the gas price is so low? Before you say happy, think about how the other items are doing on the market: the food, the salaries and so on. This article will explain to you why low gas prices are hurting your wallet and our entire economy.
What to Stock Up on in February – Sarah Titus
It’s time to stock up on goodies for a whole month! Remember to put Valentine’s Day on your shopping list and look for some great presents and use Sarah’s article to look for deals at your local supermarket. Here’s a small tip: don’t buy clothes! The new collections are in, which means the prices are quite steep!
7 Financial Moves to Make in Your 20s – Money Ning
Being in your 20s doesn’t mean you get to carry your backpack around Europe and not worry about a thing in the world. If you want to have a good future and financial stability for the years to come, you need to start prepping! Check out this article, it will help you a lot!
11 Things You Should Never Pay For – Listen Money Matters
You know what they say: the best things in life don’t cost a thing! This is true for 7 items you buy now and shouldn’t, so pay attention! This article will tell you what to replace them with and save money at the same time. Also, it doesn’t hurt to be a little handy and crafty!
How to Pay Off Debt on a Smaller Income – Well Kept Wallet
Unfortunately, not everybody has a great income and the debt needs to be paid off. If this is the situation you are in, you can check out this article on Well Kept Wallet and “steal” a few ideas. You will learn the true value of your money and deal with financial problems way easier!
The Best 50 Places to Work in 2016 – PopSugar Smart Living
Looking for a new adventure? If your answer is yes, this article will present you with a list of 50 great places to work in 2016, from the financial opportunities to the food served in that area and the tax policies. Check it out!
7 Smart Ways to Save for College – Parenting Squad
For those of you who have little kids, saving money for college should already be a big deal. You can save money for college if you start early and the good thing about it is that you only have to put away a small amount of it! Read the article for more cool tips!
9 Ways to Save Major Money at Trader Joe’s – PopSugar Smart Living
If you are a Trader Joe’s fan, this is the article you’ve been waiting for! Read it and find out how to turn a 50% sale into an 80% one with just a few keywords! Pretty interesting, right?
Aim for the best, save as much money as possible and don’t forget to live a little. Have good fun, make memories and everything will turn out great. Have a great week!