I have been keeping track of all the ways I have decided to save money; No coffee purchases, coupons, renegotiated bills, and simply cutting out some bills. I save about $38.00 a day without doing anything. In my mind, its FREE MONEY!!
Money Saved Since January 1, 2009:
TOTAL SAVED $4957.25
Updated July 6, 2009:
Entries for the ‘Saving’ Category
Now its time to put more effort into really saving money. The real trick in saving is finding ways not to spend your money. If you can figure out ways to entertain yourself and your family during the time that you would typically spend the most money, then you can end up saving more money than you ever planned. Here are some great ways to enjoy your weekends without breaking the bank.
I must admit that one of my true guilty pleasures is buying books from book stores and online auction sites (Ebay and Half.Com). I usually get a great deal on the books I pick up from the bargain shelves but there are times when I will buy a new release with a 20% coupon. [...]
There seem to be thousands of books and web sites focused on this topic alone and they all have a variety of methods that promise to help you save all kinds of money. I am not implying that the sites are not truthful or accurate because they all have some validity but what I have found is quite interesting. There are three overriding rules that are consistent throughout the writings I have covered…
I have spent a lot of time focusing on the small change that we find all day long. Save money on coffee… don’t go out for dinner three times a week… don’t fall for ATM fees. Now what?? Now its time to take the money you have saved over time (even if its just a few dollars) and start making money with your money. Not only are you saving, your now earning…