How to Separate Wants from Needs and Save Money
There are wants and there are needs. Maybe you can afford an estate with its own name, but why do you need one? You may think you can’t live without that store-bought latte to start your mornings, but there’s no reason you can’t make good coffee at home.
If you’re trying to save money you don’t have to completely deny yourself some luxuries. But you need to figure out what’s needed, what’s nice, and what’s off the table. How do you find balance?
Originally posted on Money Crashers:
Your “Must Haves” aren’t the bare necessities of all human life – they’re the specific necessities of your life, as you’re living it right now.