Finding money in your couch is fun, but these tips will help you find even more money.

Finding money in your couch is fun, but these tips will help you find even more money.

Here are 10 simple savings tips that can put more money in your pocket at the end of every month.

  1. Build an emergency fund
  2. Establish your budget
  3. Use cash in envelopes (envelope system)
  4. Use automated saving options
  5. Aim to achieve many short term goals
  6. Start saving for your retirement as early as possible.
  7. Jump start your savings by moving a lump sum of money such as a tax return or work bonus
  8. Put all your lose change in a jar for a special occasion, it adds up quickly
  9. Take full advantage of employer matches to your retirement plan. Often as an incentive, employers will match a certain amount of what you save in a retirement plan
  10. Avoid paying late fees by choosing direct withdrawals for monthly bills

If you use even a couple of these tips you can make sure you have more money each month to spend on what you want, or to add to your savings/investing to grow over time.


Disclaimer: This article provides information only and is not intended to confer financial advice or opinion. If you have any further questions please consult a Financial Planner. Please note as well that many of the statements herein are general principles which may vary on a case by case basis.