Sometimes, you have to come up with some out of the box ways to save money. Perhaps not exactly what the people on Extreme Cheapstakes are doing to save on money, but close enough!
Here are some creative yet fun ways to help drastically cut down your monthly spending.
Repurpose your food scraps 🥔☕️
There are many creative ways to put your leftover scraps to use. For example, repurpose your coffee grounds as an exfoliate. Just add in some coconut or olive oil, and voila! The perfect scrub! Coffee contains antioxidant which is great acne treatment, reduces the appearance of cellulite and more!
Another example, keep your potato skins for some home made potato skins! Once you’ve peeled your organic potatoes, sauté your skins in oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. They make delicious snacks!
Shop for groceries on the Flashfood app📲
Have you seen the price of produce and meat lately?! Groceries can be expensive! Often times, we're more willing to compromise on our health so we can afford groceries. The sad thing is, there’s so much food that goes to waste even though there are customers who don't care about the it being close to the best before date. With the Flashfood app, you'll be cutting your grocery bill in half and helping reduce food waste. It's the perfect win-win!
Tip: stack up on free groceries by referring your friends and family! You’ll get $7 for each person you refer. They’ll also get $5 after their purchase of at least 50 cents!
Make your own natural cleaning products🧼
Most things in your home can be thoroughly cleaned with baking soda, vinegar, and lemon juice. Compare the price of these items with what you are paying for each individual cleaning product. Not only is it inexpensive, it’s all natural!! Here are 9 homemade cleaners to get you started!
Proper meal planning really lays the groundwork for savings. Not only can this help you save money on your favourite dishes, it’ll also help you minimize food waste.
Tip: Try recipes that share the same ingredients. This way, you’ll be using up everything you buy! With 10 ingredients, you can easily make these 10 menus! -> Click here.
Take advantage of free samples💰💸
Sign up for free samples and get everything from cosmetics to household items. Set up an email address just for getting email samples so your regular email isn’t inundated.