26 February 2016

6 Ways To Help Stretch The Budget

While every clergy/clergy families' situation, priorities and needs are different, part of our February project (Money in Everyday Life) has been to scope out different resources, ideas, and tools that might help make life a bit easier, particularly as many live on a small income. So here are our top 6 that come tried and tested:
  1. Simple Ways To Save Money - A great website with a huge range of advice, calculators, and problem solving aids. This particular article has simple suggestions that don't interrupt your lifestyle too much like eating a snack before you go grocery shopping (I've tried this, I can tell you it actually works!); If you purchase a new piece of clothing, make sure it suits two other pieces you already own; Find a bank that offers less fees and more interest for your everyday and savings accounts.