Monday, March 17, 2014

10 Money-saving Tips for Families

We found a great little post for families written by on HowStuffWorks this weekend and thought we would share it here with you. If you're looking for some tips to help get those budgets in check now the New Year is here and Tax Season is coming to an end, you may want to check these tips out to see if your family budget matches up.
This piggy bank knows how to save and still have a good time. How about your family?

Saving money is difficult enough when you're only responsible for yourself. Heck, it's hard to save money even when your mother is doing your laundry and your dad is mowing your lawn, making you just barely responsible for yourself.

Adding a family into the mix makes pinching pennies even trickier. From grocery shopping to finding a pair of pants that will fit your youngsters for more than three weeks, it would be fair to assume that your wallet seems to be leaking.

But for every one thing you have to spend money on, there are at least two tricks for making your purchase cheaper -- or free. Read on to find out how your own home can start saving you money.

http://money.howstuffworks.com/personal-finance/budgeting/10-money-saving-tips-for-families.htm#page=1

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