Boost Your Income For Those Little Luxuries With This Simple Guide

Boost Your Income For Those Little Luxuries With This Simple Guide

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If we are honest it can be hard to save up every month. Many people live for their paydays and often spend every last penny out of their account. But, we all want to have a little extra money put to one side for those little luxuries. Things like holidays, weekends away or just those gorgeou pair of shoes you’ve been lusting after for weeks. However, it’s easier to boost your income than you think. With that in mind here are some of the ways you can start saving each month. You will have a pot of gold saved in no time at all.

Look at your monthly outgoings

For many of us the answer to savings is right in our monthly outgoings. Too often we leave them alone and just let them leave. However, so many of you are missing a trick and not getting deals that you deserve. We can think that loyalty pays well, but for things like Electricity Rates it pays better to be a new customer. This is why you should always check your current deal to ensure that you are paying the least amount possible. You could be in credit by 100’s of pounds, just because you are happy with the payment that leaves each month.

Reduce the costs you can control

There are many costs we have control over, for example, food. So these are the costs that we should look to reduce. It doesn’t mean buying less or scrimping on quality, sometimes it’s shopping smarter that can provide you with huge savings. Meal planning and writing a list is one way to avoid buying things you don’t need. It’s also worth considering where you shop and switching things around. The savings you could make could be immense, and they can be a big way to boost your income.

Creating a savings account and download a savings app

Creating a separate account for yours savings is advisable, this means you are less likely to spend your new found income. Also it is worth downloading a savings app on your phone and recording each time you make a transfer or make a saving. This is handy for when you want to treat yourself, you will know exactly what you have to do that with.

Take on work from home jobs

Sometimes you may need to work a little harder to have a big boost in your income, but if the rewards are good I’m sure you won’t mind. Thankfully, the internet is rife with ways you can boost your savings from the comfort of your own home. Mystery shopping, clicking on websites and also taking surveys are just some of the ways.

Turn a hobby into an income

If you have a hobby and it serves you well then use that and turn it into your very own business. This is how some bloggers have made their passion writing work form them as a fully fledged business model. You could do the same with anything you have skills in, be that writing, knitting or baking. Look at what you can do and take it from there.

Use coupons and cashback websites for everyday purchase

Finally, there is money to be saved and earnt everywhere. One sure fire way to do that is to use coupons on your shopping. You may also want consider cashback sites to earn cash for making everyday purchases you would ordinarily be doing.

I hope this has inspired you to boost your income.

Naomi Isted
Editor in Chief, Naomi Isted is known as The Ultimate Lifestylist to her readers and viewers. She is a TV Presenter and Columnist. Ranked in the Top 100 LFW Social Media Influencers AW14 & SS15, Brand Ambassador for Pears Soap UK. Her Celebrity beauty TV Series currently airs to 27million homes on Physique TV in UAE, previously on Wedding TV in the UK. She brings fashion and beauty advice to her readers and viewers on a daily basis. She is Fashion and Beauty Columnist for Herald Scotland and has a Fashion and Beauty Bridal Blog for HELLO. She can usually be found attending celebrity fashion and beauty events in and around London and sharing the latest fashion and beauty trends with her readers.

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