Quick tips on finance

Would you like to save money without making big financial changes? Most people would love to have a little extra money at the end of the month, but they have outgoing expenses that they can’t change and they are not sure how to.

However, there are a few super-easy tips that you can follow to save money and gain more financial security – check them out here.

1. Compare online prices before you buy something – you may find the same item for less on a different website, and there are often cheaper alternatives on price comparison websites.

2. Sell the items you no longer use – many people have valuable items around their house that they no longer have any use for. Great ideas are old instruments, books, ornaments or furniture you no longer use.

3. Buy things that you need, rather than things society says you need – many people buy things they think they need but actually don’t. Do you really care about upgrading your phone? Do you regularly watch TV or do you prefer to use Netflix?

4. Do your food shop after writing your weekly budget – this means you will remain conscious of over-spending, and you will avoid expensive treats.

5. Prioritize paying off debt – expensive interest rates increase your debt if you put it off, so focus on clearing off your debts, starting with your high-interest debt.

What do you think of these tips? Do you have any simple financial tips that could be useful to others? Share your ideas with me!

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5 comments

  1. The Otaku Judge · September 14, 2015

    Point four is wise indeed, especially as food prices seem to be shooting up where I live.

    Liked by 1 person

    • The Twentysomething Social Recluse · September 15, 2015

      Same over here ):

      Liked by 1 person

  2. aFrankAngle · September 15, 2015

    Good points … I’ll add one – Learn how to save!

    Liked by 1 person

    • The Twentysomething Social Recluse · September 15, 2015

      Probably the best tip on this list 😛

      Like

      • aFrankAngle · September 16, 2015

        Thanks … but then there is the question of how to save.

        Liked by 1 person

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