It’s hard enough having the discipline and organization to budget your money among the various necessities of life, from rent or a mortgage to groceries and entertainment. How do you also fit savings into the financial picture? It’s no wonder that a third of American adults don’t have any emergency savings.
Here’s the thing. It can actually be simpler than you’d think to make your dollars go farther. With a little willpower and savvy, you can pad your bank account over time with extra funds that give you the financial freedom we all wish for.
Below, 11 ways real people seriously stretch their dollar today to save for tomorrow.