Fall Into Money Saving Habits This Season

There are always tips and tricks to save money in every season, so here’s a few things you can this Autumn.

Weatherproofing
Before the cold sets in check all of your windows and doors to make sure heat won’t be escaping this winter. If you wait until you find the leak your heating bill may already have done major damage to your bank account. Check your furnace/radiator to make sure their working properly before you need them.

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Can’t afford a mortgage on your own? Try sharing one

(NC) If you’re a growing family or buyer looking to purchase your first home in the rising housing market, a creative solution might be in order. With house and condo prices in cities like Toronto and Vancouver climbing since the 90s, the reality of owning a house with a backyard for the kids seems far away. But for some determined couples, flexibility and an open mind have made this dream a reality.

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How-to save money during wedding season

Wedding season is a time of year when the majority of your friends and family will choose to marry their significant other, and bankrupt themselves and all of their guests in the process. If you are lucky, you will receive several invitations for celebrations during the summer months (usually June until September). If you are even luckier, you may even be asked to participate as a bridesmaid, or groomsman for some or all of these occasions. What does this mean for you? It means you better have started saving last season for this because between the bachelorettes, stag parties, bridal showers, dress, hair, makeup and wedding gifts, you are going to need a lot of money; especially if you live alone, pay rent, own a car and have numerous other expenses to take care of. How do you make it through without going broke?

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What if you DON’T win the lottery?

With no winner for Saturday nights U.S. Powerball, the money will roll over into Wednesday’s draw for an estimated 1.5 billion dollar jackpot; a global record. The odds of winning are 1 in 292,000,000.00 With anticipation and excitement all over social media, news and television stations, seconds for the winner to be announced ticking by, I can’t help but wonder what everyone who doesn’t win will do when all their dreams don’t come true.

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