A penny saved is truly a penny earned. Use the list below as a guide to finding ways to keep as many pennies in your own bank while still finding ways to supply all of your needs.
- Gift Card Granny – buy gift cards to popular retailers at a discount.
- Alibaba – buy products wholesale directly from Chinese manufacturers. Cut out some of the middle man markups.
- FatWallet.con – Find discounts from across the web daily catalogued.
Do it Yourself
- make your own laundry detergent
- cloth diapers
- change your own brakes on your car
- learn basic plumbing
- pay 6 months of car insurance at one time
- pay bills online avoiding the use of stamps
- sale buying – go to the store and only buy sale items and stock up on the stuff you know you will use (toothpaste, bar soap, etc)
- garage sale buying
Make use of
- use old clothes as rags
- learn to sew on a button to save a garment of clothing
Do you have any techniques that you use to save a penny or two? Please share with us below.