Haven’t you heard? Not many millennials are managing to save. In fact, many of them are stretched to their last resources because they have not been following money saving tips 2017.
If you fall in this category, there are small adjustments you need to make in your lifestyle in order to achieve your short-term and long-term money goals. Most of these tips are basically easy fixes that will potentially help you save more in the long run. And what’s better is that you can use your everyday smartphone apps for these tips.
Money saving tips 2017: Download apps to monitor your budget
Ever heard of Mint, BillTracker, You Need A Budget, Shopkick, and Ibotta? These are apps that you can use to apply the money saving tips 2017 you will learn. The purpose of these apps is to allow you to monitor your savings and your budget every single minute of the day, if need be.
In this digital age, the old notebooks and pens may not work for you, millennials. Instead, let’s take these tips to your smartphones. The abovementioned apps will keep track of all your financial transactions—your savings, your expenses, your retirement fund, your emergency fund, etc. Every transaction is recorded and categorized, making it easy for you to monitor your cash flow.
BillTracker, for example, will set schedules for when you need to pay the bills. It is password-protected and it will notify you for impending due dates. If you have trouble keeping up with all your expenses, this app can definitely stop you from missing a due date ever again.
Apps that offer great grocery deals
When you’re setting up your budget, one of the priorities is your grocery budget. There’s no getting around it. Even if you don’t know how to boil water, you somehow need to have chips, toiletries, and some canned goods in the pantry. That’s the fact of life.
You can download grocery-saving apps such as Grocery IQ and SavingStar, as well as local deals such as Groupon and LivingSocial. The first two feature digital grocery coupons that you can use to save some bucks. The last two offers amazing deals in different categories—food, travel, gadget, health, beauty, fitness, etc.
These money saving tips 2017 will prepare you for the year ahead. Download these apps, so you never have to scratch the surface of the barrel ever again.
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