Spend Less Save More: End of the month review & April Sales

End of the month review begins with a review of last month’s expenses by doing this you will learn where your money is going and where you can possibly reduce spending and save more. Remember to check your bank and or credit card statements and see if you can make a phone call and reduce your monthly rate. If you are taking part in the 52 week challenge congratulations you should now have $145.00 in your savings. If you don’t you can always catch up or start today just add a dollar to your savings account and then add to that each week $1.00 this week $2.00 next and so on by the end of the year you will be surprised by just how much you’ve saved.

Now to the sales for this month check be on the lookout for the following items and stock up whenever possible.

Easter: ham, eggs, dyeing kits, stuffed animals, candy, chocolate, baskets, decorations
Baking supplies: sugar, spices, baking mixes, flour, chocolate chips, refrigerated cookie dough
Earth Day: natural and organic foods and personal care products, reusable bags and water bottles, Energy Star appliances, CFL and LED lighting
Spring: gardening equipment and seeds, bird feeders, spring cleaning supplies, allergy medicine
Seasonal Produce: artichokes, asparagus, avocados, beets, broccoli, cabbages, carrots, grapefruit, mushrooms, onions, peas, rhubarb, strawberries
Clearance: After Easter sales are the time to stock up on decorations, baskets & grass, egg dyeing kits & stickers etc for the next year.

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