I hope, you enjoyed 2016 to the fullest and I wish you a very prosperous and thrifty 2017!
Here is an action plan for 2017 to may help you save hundreds of pounds throughout this year as you shop. I do hope you find it useful and that is saves you money! It’s all very simple really.
- Prepare A List Before Gearing up To a Shopping Store
Having a list will keep you focussed and ensure you have what you need thus avoiding additional wasteful trips to the store where you are bound to spend more than you intended.
- Stick With Your Check-List
Once at the supermarket you may be tempted to buy many products, which are not on your list, However do try to buy only the items on the list, even if you find the products at the cheapest price or on special offer. It is so easy to be tempted but you are just parting with your cash unnecessarily.
- Shop After 5 pm
Most supermarkets usually offer discounts on grocery items and other products after 5 pm. So, if you possibly can do shop later in the day. However, there are also many stores that offer seasonal sales. It is worth checking online to see the best time to shop.
- Shop In Hurry
Shopping in hurry means you stay focussed and don’t get distracted or tempted into looking at other items not on your list. o buy unusual products. You can shop while listening sto ongs, using your headphones. Increase the sound and it will automatically increase your speed. Don’t linger!
- Sign Up For Loyalty Cards
Most supermarkets offer loyalty cards to their regular customers. The collected points can be used for your next shopping trip or exchanged for money off vouchers,, this is a really easy way to save money. There is very little effort involved in this and there can be some brilliant rewards. It quickly becomes a habit to collect loyalty points and is verty simple.
- Browse Online Stores for discount codes and promotions
Shopping online can save your time, money and get the products delivered at your doorstep. Many online stores offer free delivery. Vouchershops.co.uk is a website which searches for the best discount codes, promo codes as well as money saving offers just for you.All you have to do is search for the store you wish to shop at then check out VoucherShops. You can make some brilliant savings with these free discount codes
7. Answer a simple few questions before you spend your money
Really pausing before you buy to think through the following questions.
Do I want this item, really want it?
Do I need it?
Will I use it ?
Is it a good deal?
Answering these questions will ensure you make a considered purchase. This is really important to avoid impulsive shopping and spending what you cannot afford. Giving your self time to pause, add an item to a list, check for discount vouchers and
Do you have more ideas to save money while shopping? Please share your thoughts!
Bio: Henry Veno is a content marketer at VoucherShops, a leading online vouchers providing website. He is a thought leader in the realm of content marketing and strategy and relishes inditing about Technology, Marketing & perpetual Industry trends. He’s a techy geek and loves to explore latest happenings.