The recession has hit. Everyone is in deep trouble and at a point where even spending a penny can ruin their future. It is important to understand that even saving a few bucks here and there do add up to a lot of money.
Ever since I was young, my friends would make fun of me and joke about how cheap I was and how proud I always were about it. I would laugh with them – at the time. Now, my friends ask for tips on how to save money and they call me “The Money Saving Wise Bargain-Hunter”. This is why I decided to share a few tips on saving money with the online community.
Many people are embarrassed to use coupons. Why? Coupons are a great way to save money. Don’t be embarrassed to use coupons because by being embarrassed, you lose the fun in them.
So. Where do you get coupons? Check the daily newspaper, flyers and on the internet. The Internet has become such a benefit for saving money in the world of today.Google is our friend. Simply Google, “USA Coupons” or replace USA with your country and you will get tons if results.
Did you know that turning the heating thermostat down by just one degree will save you up to 10 % of your overall electricity bill? Turning off your power bar when your not using the electronics connected to it saves a lot of money and a lot of money. When you leave the house or go to bed at night, make sure all the lights are off and turn off your power bars. If you do this repeatedly everyday, you will save a lot of money.
When I sold my first item on eBay, it was a great achievement for me. I was so excited to receive my first payment. The first item I sold was the second Harry Potter novel for six dollars. It was a really good deal, considering the book wasn’t new and was paperback cover and not hardcover.
If you have old stuff in your house that you don’t use anymore, why is it lying around there? Why not sell it on eBay and make a few bucks? Some use that line as a joke, “Sell it on eBay”, but you really can sell your old junk on eBay. A really easy,detailed step-by-step guide can be found on this website.
Saving money can be done easily if you always remember what to do and when to do it. When you go to the store, bring a coupon. When you go out or go to bed, turn off the lights and switch off the power bars in your house. If you have old books sitting around in your house, sell them online or have a garage sale. Simple things like these can save you a lot of money.