Category Archives: Saving & Spending

It is very true that a wedding can be something very costly. You may want to find ways to save money on your wedding. This is especially true if you are on a tight budget. In fact, it is always a good idea to save money on your wedding unless you are a very wealthy person. On one hand, you will need some money for your new life after marriage. On the other hand, the money saved can be spent ......
Does your budget have leaks?.. or would you rather not think about it. Most people don’t realize how much money actually slips through their fingers in an average week. We are all working hard, trying to get somewhere and make a nice life, and in doing so, we don’t pay much attention to the nickels, dimes, quarters and more that are slipping through our hands every day. You know ......
Well, it really isn’t surprising that Christmas 2007 saw consumer spending down. The Commerce Department has released the consumer spending figures which show that spending was at its lowest ebb since June 2007 and that we spent 0.4% less at Christmas time this year as compared to last year. Of course, this is a small drop in percentage. However, consumer spending accounts for approxim......
With the festive season rapidly approaching more Britons will have to consider their finances with caution, an industry expert has reported. According to James Ketchell, spokesperson for the Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS), there will be a need for people to manage their spending effectively and keep within budgets in the weeks leading up to Christmas. And by doing so it is possib......
With the continuing rise of unemployment, soaring of prices of basic commodities, we tend ask ourselves on what are some tips of saving money. We browse the net, find experts to give the best way to save money, listen to television or radio program who are discussing tips of saving money. You are eager to hear advice on saving money. That is how we are eager to learn some things that could b......
As described by the US department of energy, heating and cooling accounts for 56% of a typical home, these expenses represent a great portion of our electric bills and can be a serious burden to energy plants according to peak hours during summer or winter seasons, thats why we need to learn how to lower our energy consumption which will in term help us save money. In some cases, changing th......
Over the past years, I have come up with many ways to save money besides simply not spending money on things I don’t need. The fact is changing little spending habits can go a long way in the short and long term. All you need to do is understand your spending habits and change them. There are five main tactics I use to save money on a daily basis. The money I save on these tactics is s......
So you’re saving for a home, and at the same time the holiday season is approaching. It seems that every year you’re left with a mountain of debt at the end of the season. Don’t despair; you are not alone. The American economy is relying on you to over spend this year; in fact according to the National Retail Federation, holiday shopping in November and December is projecte......
Pretty soon holiday shoppers will be setting the alarms to hit the department stores at 5am. The predictions for this year’s holiday spending are already underway as retailers and consumers gear up for a holiday shopping bonanza. You may wonder, “Why bother with holiday shopping predictions? What does it all mean anyway?” Well, knowing the expected holiday shopping dent mea......
While savers are often applauded for their self-control in putting money aside, it may be the case that a large number are not the brilliant budgeteers they claim to be. According to new research, around two-thirds of savers admit to looking to their savings when they want to buy themselves a treat, rather than starting a separate fund or sourcing money from elsewhere. Price comparison site ......