Tips and Hints

Saving Money

   
 

Checking

  1. Select a checking account with a low or no minimum balance requirement.
  2. Request a list of all fees.
  3. Use direct deposit

Automobiles
  1. Select a model that combines a low purchase price with low financing, maintenance, and repair costs. Car
  2. Comparison shop -- call at least five dealerships.
 
   
     
Credit Cards
  1. Pay off the entire bill each month.
  2. Switch to a credit card with a low Annual Percentage Rate (APR).
  3. Get rid of all credit cards except one or two.