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					Saving Money and Your Bills: Tips on How to be Money Wise

I have a list and stick to it. My trips to the supermarket made me realize that its
pay in a month, you really cant do anything about it but to save.

I read once that its not how much you earn that ensures a comfortable and happy
future; but its how much you save and keep saved that matters. That is why it is
really important to save money especially when it comes to your monthly bills.

Some people do not just realize it but saving on their monthly bills can provide the
best money-saving opportunity for them.

Heres how:

1. Turn off appliances and lights when not in use

The logic is basically simple. Why would you leave something turned on when nobody is
going to use it? Thats definitely a bad habit.

Hence, if you really want to cut back some on your electricity bill, always turn off
the lights and your appliances when not in use.

2. Use energy-saving lights

Nowadays, saving on your electricity bill is not impossible because you can opt for
energy-saving devices such as lights. Using these energy-saving lights such as
fluorescent lights consumes lower amounts of energy but can still give the suitable
amount of illumination.

3. Always check for the leaks

on the things that might cause your water bill to rise higher. You can prevent this by
ensuring that every pipe is free from any leaks.

Some people do not just realize that single drops from leaking pipes could mean
additional costs on your water bill.

4. Be more tech-savvy

Cut your phone bill to almost half by simply being tech-savvy. That is, opt for the
emails and chatting services of the Internet instead of using your phone to call long
distance to your relatives and friends.

5. Try to insulate your home

Insulating your home is a definite energy-saver, money-saver scheme. You will never
know how much money you can save on your electricity bill when you start to insulate
your home.

Indeed, cutting some of your bills can definitely allow you to save more money. You
just have to be wise on your home and everything that you have in it.

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