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What is the Secret to Saving Money

What is the Secret to Saving Money - "It's not how much you earn, it's how you spend it". Many will tell you this because it makes a good point. People making very little can still save money while those with much higher incomes incur more debt. The secret to saving is all about managing your money the right way.

Discipline is very important and impulse buys are your enemy. Money can be saved in nearly all aspects of our lives. Simple things can go a long way. For instance, many of us are on contracts for a whole raft of things from mobile phones to internet plans. Most of the time the contract finishes and people don't bother to get a new one. Calling up your gas company, electricity company, mobile phone carrier, internet service provider and re-negotiating your contracts can save you a lot of money monthly. Money that could be going in to savings.

Setting up a savings account which automatically takes out $15 every time you get your wages is a good tip. You miss the small amount of money, however, after a while you will realize you have saved a lot.

What is the Secret to Saving Money

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Amanda said…
Online coupon codes are a great way to save money.

How to use online coupon codes:


Step 1:

Most online retailers now include a field to enter a promotional code or coupon code during the checkout process. Some typical discounts might look like “10% off of your new order” or “Free Shipping on orders over $25”

Step 2:

Head on over to CouponChief.com and search for the domain where you are making a purchase. (ie.http://www.target.com or maybe even just target.com)

Step 3:

Click on the Coupon Chief coupon code. Paste the coupon code in the coupon code area with a right click and “Paste” selection or by pressing CTRL+V on your computer keyboard, and you should see your savings applied!


Amanda on behalf of www.couponchief.com

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