- The Chart below offers several suggestions for construction workers to save money. On this list, identify five in either column that you think are most practical/achievable if you were a construction worker. Explain your choices.
Easy Ways to Save Money: There are numerous ways that people can cut back on everyday costs that can overall result in big savings. This is a select list of more than 100 suggestions from two sources: www.thesimpledollar.com and www.doughroller.net
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- Identify two things that you would like to save for in the near or distant future. It could be something big or small. Use the Savings Plan worksheet on Page 102 in Your Money, Your Goals to develop a strategy for reaching those goals. RENTAL PROPERTIES (investing for retirement)
FAMILY GOALS ( housing , children , children educations)
Weekly or Monthly additions to a savings account SEPERATE from the account which manages daily expenses
Personal or Side Jobs – money earned outside of your everyday job is valuable
“Christmas Funds” – a small account or “piggybank” for small occasional and or reoccurring goals