Having difficulty setting aside a portion of your monthly income each month? We’ve got some great budgeting tips to help you out. Is saving $500 a month good for your savings? It’s a challenging but doable goal with rewards worth the effort. We’ll show you what saving $500 a month amounts to when starting at various ages and provide some suggestions for how you can tweak your budget to make it happen. These tips can […]
If you’re like me, lunchtime is a much enjoyed reprieve to “sandwich” in the busy work day. It also means that $10 to $15 is about to leave the wallet. This may not seem like much, but after grabbing a quick bite over the last month, I counted my receipts and realized I said goodbye to $188.07. Wowsers. That’s why I’ve set a goal to shave that in half. Here’s what I’ve found to be […]
The post Here’s What to Do with Your Tax Refund in 2023 appeared first on Dividend Power. A tax refund isn’t just a cash lump sum you receive from there Internal Revenue Service. Nor is it found money or simple good fortune. It’s an opportunity. As tempting as it is to spend this financial windfall on new clothes, gizmos, and gadgets, the wiser approach is to make the money work for you. If you’re wondering what […]
Here are my top places to put your cash. After years of falling rates, interest on savings is starting to move up. That’s largely due to the Bank of England base interest rate increase to 4% – though the increases haven’t been passed on completely or to all accounts. You want to make sure you’re […] The post The best savings accounts (February 2023) appeared first on Be Clever With Your Cash.
Tax season is among us. If you get a tax refund, it can be easy to think of all the cool things you’ll be able to pay for like fancy dinners, a new T.V., Rachael Ray pots, who knows. Receiving a lump sum or money can feel good, I know, but it’s important to resist lifestyle inflation and use that money to improve your life overall. Here are seven smart moves you can make with […]