Simple money-saving life hacks
Did you know you can freshen up wilted lettuce by soaking it in cold water for 20 minutes? This is just one example of a simple everyday trick that can make your life easier, and save you money. Here are a few more that will help keep your budget in check.
- You can freshen up wilted lettuce by soaking it in cold water for 20 minutes
- When doing laundry, ball aluminum foil into a 2-3 inch ball instead of using a dryer sheet
- For a fresh laundry smell, put a few drops of essential oil onto a dry wash cloth and put it into the dryer
- Keep your flowers fresher by adding white vinegar and sugar to warm water
You may even want to take the money you save from these tips and put it in a savings account. You can set up automatic transfers and deposit those savings at regular intervals.
If you’re saving up for a certain short-term goal, such as a vacation or a down payment, see how long it will take you to get there with our savings goal calculator.