Are you worried about your financial state and the effect of economic recession on your personal finance? Is, yes is the answer, you would surely need some ways how you can save money for your hard times or for your old age after you are retired from the job. Saving money is not an easy task and you may feel that you are suppressing your desires and ignoring your needs at every step you take in your daily life.
This might be a bothering fact for you. To be clear, you will surely have to suppress some of your feelings but then you will have to make up your mind and all will be fine. Here are easy and effective ways to save money. Take cold showers: Have cold showers instead of hot showers that require heating up of the water. Water heaters and geysers dramatically raise your electricity bill. Moreover, you can opt for a shorter shower than considering your bathroom as a rainfall area.
Less use of car: Cutting the use of cars can help you save some amount of money. Use public transportation and bikes. If you are travelling to a nearby place that can be walked to, you can opt walking rather than using your car. This will save your petrol as well as keep you physically fit.
Avoid fridge usage: Stop usage of your fridge. This will cut down your electricity bill as well as save you some money that you might waste on ice cream and other frozen recipes. Be simple with your foods.
Replace your home with a RV: You might be addicted to living in your dream home – the place where you have always stayed. Nevertheless, once you try to leave your home and start living in a RV, you will feel that it was not as bad as thought of. Living in a RV makes your life simple and you are not worried about lot many things in your house. If you were a small family, living in a RV would be the best option for you.
Turn off car while still moving: Many a people think that switching off your car while it is still moving and save much of gas fuel. The American Automobile Association does not suggest this as safe but still many a bloggers promote it as a better way to save money. You can use your ca momentum while driving downhill or in the parking space. However, this require some practice and therefore you should try this a few times in open space before doing it near other cars. Never try this when your car is at high speeds as turning off power brakes, power steering would make your car less controllable, and instant brakes would not be applied.
Make your cleaning supplies yourself: You can use lemon and vinegar as kitchen cleaners and this would save you the money of dishwashing soap. Using lemon and vinegar can save lots of money every month that you would waste on cleaning supplies.
Stop having soda: Avoid fizzy drinks like soda and others. These drinks have no nutritional content and is no required. Avoid any other bottled beverages and even bottled water, as they are expensive. You can use filtered water instead of buying bottled water from a store.
Move to your parents: Moving back to home with your parents will save you a big amount that you wasted in rent. This might kill your privacy to some level but soon you will be habituated and love to be altogether.
Compare prices: Whenever you plan to buy something, compare prices offered by many sellers. You can make a small research and buy it from a place where you get some discount.