No one ever says
no to a bulky bank account. We all want to save, and we want to be a little
more financially responsible.
Saving isn’t as
hard as you think. Here are a few tricks that might help deceive yourself into
If you think you
give in too quickly, or that it becomes difficult for you to save, get the help
of technology! We live in a golden era where we are capable of spending so
easily and at the same time in an era where we can save intelligently with the
help of tools that the previous generations never had.
several budgeting and personal finance apps available that are creatively
modelled to help you save more.
An idle mind is
a Devil’s workshop. Make sure you have a dependable pastime or a hobby that you
enjoy. Having an engaging hobby or a passion, might keep you away from turning
into a spendthrift who spills bucket loads of money on entertainment and
Have a Goal
Don’t just save
up to a target amount. Save keeping in mind a target goal. If you want an
expensive gadget or a piece of jewellery, tell yourself you will not buy it
with your card or cash, but that you’ll save up to it. This way, you’ll stay
motivated to save, because you have a reward waiting at the end of it for
friends, family and well-wishers around, and make sure that you are being
surrounded by positivity. Being around people who are smart with money, and are
successful is a sure way to keep you motivated. Stick to your goal, and kick
out the cynics and sceptics.
Quit Emotional Shopping.
You’re feeling a
little down because of the fight you had with your boyfriend, and you need new
No!! Bad idea.
Turn around, get
back inside the house, lock the doors, and ask someone to hide your keys right
purchases may uplift your mood for an hour or two, but you’ll be left feeling worse as you realise
you’re left with nothing more than an empty bank account.
Wanting to save
your money is the first step towards being good at personal finance. You
reading this article till the end is proof enough that you are on the right
WRITTEN BY: BALAKARTHIGA.M