No matter where you go or what you do, you are bombarded with advertisements to buy things. Nowhere are you safe, not even playing games on your phone! In some cases, the advertisements are beneficial to you – they help you to save money on the products you use regularly. But other times the ads get you to buy things you don’t need and is one of the many ways you are wasting money.
Below is a great list of 28 of the biggest ways you are wasting money. While the product or service seems as though it fills a need in your life, at the end of the day, you are spending money on something that isn’t worth it. Let’s look at these wastes of money.
28 Biggest Ways You Are Wasting Money
#1. Basic Computer Software: Thinking of purchasing a new computer? Think twice before you fork over the funds for a bunch of extra software. There are some great alternatives to the name brand software programs you are familiar with.
For example, you can opt not to get Microsoft Office and instead use software like OpenOffice, LibreOffice or Google Docs. [Read the full article]