When you earn money, you need to know how to make and follow a budget. This is because you have monthly expenses like:
- transport, and more
By making and sticking to a budget you will have a plan for your money to last the whole month and to cover all your expenses. You also need to keep these expenses as low as possible to be able to save some of your money.
To save money, you need to cut back on unnecessary purchases. Instead of spending all your money, let your money work for you and grow so you’ll have money for emergencies and when you need it!
You will see that handling your money in a responsible way pays off in the long run because you’ll be able to make life-changing decisions like taking out a home loan or even buying a car.
Cut back on unnecessary expenses in order to be able to save some money for emergencies and other expenses.
Cutting back now will pay off in the future and help you make life-changing decisions.
Over the next few months we’ll be showing you how you can be more WalletWise by finding out about:
- Home loans
- Alternative banking
For more WalletWise info, visit the Standard Bank website.