Published on 4 April 2016

Saving Tips

If there is one thing that you are always running low on, it is probably money. Between bills and unexpected expenses, it can be really difficult to add to your savings. This means that you need to look for new ways to save. No matter how much money you are saving, it can make a real difference. Even small amounts can add up over time and every little bit helps. It is time that you learned about some of the best ways that you can begin saving right now.

Here are some of the best saving tips that will work for you:


It might be time to consider refinancing your home. If you are one of the many people that have both a savings account and a mortgage that you are paying off, you can combine the two in order to get access to the biggest savings. This means that you have the ability to refinance your home and get access to a lower interest rate. The interest rate on your mortgage is important to have as low as possible because the amount that you pay on interest adds up over time due to the long life of a mortgage. An offset account is great because the savings will help pay off the interest, but it is money that is still accessible to you. This gives you the best of both worlds and the biggest savings possible.

No Fees

Check out if you need to be paying any annual fees of any type. This means that if you happen to have a credit card that comes attached with an annual fee, you should call the credit card company to see if you can have the fee removed. If they are unwilling to do so, you are best off cancelling the card.

Stop Daily Splurges

You might think that a $5 coffee each morning or a $10 lunch out each day is a small expenditure, but they add up over time and are actually a major expense. This means that you should try brewing your own coffee from home or packing your lunch for work in order to save now.

These are just a few of the ways that you can start saving today. Sometimes, however, a loan is necessary and we recommend speaking to your YFG lending specialist in order to get expert and professional assistance in securing a loan today.

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