Posts Tagged ‘cutting costs’

These days, just about everyone you know is likely to have Internet access in their home. In fact, statistics show that 100 million households in the United States are expected to have access to the Internet by the year 2020. When it comes to eliminating services in order to lower overall monthly expenses, access to […]

 With spring near, it can be the perfect time to start your very own garden. Growing certain herbs, vegetables, and fruits on your own, can help you to cut down on your grocery store spending. But the expenses of starting a garden have a tendency of adding up, too. Here are some inexpensive ways to […]

Remember the days when seeing a new release every weekend was tradition? With the increase of movie theater tickets, you may have been cutting down on those nights out at the movies. But it doesn’t just end at the admission price. If you’ve been looking at ways to cut down on your entertainment expenses, you […]

Have you noticed that your cable bill just seems to keep increasing? In the last 10 years, the average monthly cable bill nationwide has nearly tripled. While canceling your cable completely is a surefire way to have one less bill to worry about, there are ways to cut corners and lower that monthly bill without […]

9. Grow your own. Depending on the climate you live in and the space you have available, consider growing your own fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Not only will you have fresh produce available at your own home whenever you need it, but you’ll save a lot more money. 10. Cut down on meat. Meat is usually one […]

Is your cell phone bill a little more than you’d like it to be? Does it only seem to be increasing, yet you can do without some of those extra bells and whistles? Statistics reveal that the average cell phone user spends approximately $1,200 annually on cell phone bills, but you can cut down on […]

Collectively, homeowners in the United States spend approximately $27 billion annually caring for their lawns. If you own a home, you’re probably aware that all the small costs that go into maintaining a lawn can add up rather quickly. The following are some ways for cutting down on those lawn care expenses. Water the grass […]

Is your cell phone bill a little more than you’d like it to be? Does it only seem to be increasing, yet you can do without some of those extra bells and whistles? Statistics reveal that the average cell phone user spends approximately $1,200 annually on cell phone bills, but you can cut down on […]

Laundry is one of those expenses that, while necessary, can easily sneak up on you. Because the initial cost always seems low, it can be easy to overlook how the cost accumulates throughout the year. According to studies, the average American spends anywhere between $120 and $378 or more annually on laundry expenses. But by […]

Many consumers are under the misconception that eliminating all restaurant visits and just buying food at the grocery store will automatically lower the overall amount that is spent on food, but this isn’t always so. While buying your own food is definitely an easy way to cut down on your food costs, it’s important to […]