How I save THOUSANDS a year! Easy Budgeting Tips that Work



The main things Ryan and I did to save over $70,000 in 3 years and purchase our dream home! Easy budgeting tips for how to save more money and spend less money. More details below ☟☟☟r
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♡ R E L A T E D V I D E O S ♡ r
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DIY Cleaning Products r
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DIY Eyelash Extensions r
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The Konmari Method for Decluttering r
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♡ I N F O ♡r
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♡ Setting a goal – my video on how to make a vision board: r
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♡ How to auto save – I got this idea from the book called “the automatic millionaire” which I highly recommend reading r
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Step 1: set a monthly budget r
*MONTHLY BUDGET EXAMPLE* (made up numbers)r
Monthly income = $3000r
Rent = $1200r
Car (payment, gas, insurance) = $450r
Phone, cable and other bills = $350r
Groceries and food = $300r
Discretionary spending (entertainment, fun, etc.) = $200r
LEFTOVER = $500 r
Step 2: Set up $500 a month payment to go automatically into a savings account (as a monthly auto transfer) ideally in a separate bank so its harder to access. r
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This alone allows Ryan and I to save several thousands of dollars a year without even having to think about it and was the main way we saved for the down payment of our home. It also forces us to stick to our monthly budget!r
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♡ Tips on living a minimalist lifestyle/ how to become a minimalist will be an upcoming video so look out for that! r
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♡ How to get free books, ebooks, audio books and DVDs from your local public library r
Phone app: OverDriver
I was spending a lot of money on books – now I use the overdrive app on my phone & get them for freer
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♡ Save on cleaning products – DIY cleaning product recipes here: r
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♡ DIY beauty treatments – this saves me close to $6,000 a year!r
How I do my own eyelash extensions r
How I do my nails tutorial coming this week (Friday)r
My hair routine coming at the end of the month! r
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♡ A B O U T M E ♡r
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Hi + welcome!! My name is Brittany and my family has been in the skin care business for over 30 years. I made this channel to share my passion for skin care, beauty, organization + DIYs in a fun and entertaining way! r
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My familys skin care line is called Vasseur Skincare. Vasseur products are made with the highest concentration of ive ingredients and are 100% natural: no parabens, chemical preservatives, synthetics, sulfates, toxins, dangerous chemicals or animal cruelty. If you subscribe to this channel you can use code YOUTUBE for 15% off your first order at r
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♡ S O C I A L M E D I A ♡r
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FTC: This video is not sponsored.r
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♡ Comment I bought Ryans ebook! If you watched to the end! 😉