Spending - Head Matters
1. Evaluate a Purchase
Most people make purchases almost every week, if not every day. Buying things is an important part of our society and our economy. Because spending is such a big part of our financial and social life, it’s important to put some thought into not only what we’re buying, but where we’re buying and how much we’re paying. When we are more thoughtful about our purchasing decisions, we may be able to get what we need and even want for less. Anyone can be a good shopper with just a few skills like those you will learn here. That will leave you more money for saving and investing, talked about elsewhere in Education Cents.