It’s not easy to live on less money, but with just a bit of planning and forethought it can be done,
and the rewards for you, your family and your peace of mind will be more than you thought possible.
Get a More Reliable Car
A cheap car isn’t really a bargain if it’s not dependable. If your transportation is breaking down more than ever, it’s time to move on to something better. According to Edmunds.com, used cars are a better choice because a car that is only a year old is 20 to 30 percent cheaper than a new car. Find a car that will fit into your budget and fit your current needs. Edmunds.com suggest you build a target list of three different cars.
The DIY Challenge
With so much online information available, you can fix many things yourself and even do some remodeling on your own, just by following the easy-to-understand instructions found on websites. DIYnetwork.com is a site devoted to DIY projects for bath, kitchen, remodeling, decorating, plumbing and more.