Top tips for saving money
A guide to saving money by Furness Building Society
‘How to save money’ is a question on everyone’s mind as we navigate this rocky economic climate. Many of us are now feeling the pinch of the rising cost of living and surging interest rates. As a result, saving money has never been more of a priority.
Whether you’re fortunate enough to have some cash set aside and want to preserve your rainy-day funds - or if you’re starting from scratch - here are our top tips for saving money as we continue to ride this uncertain economic wave.
Watch out for cookies that cost you cash!
Not the ones you eat but the ones that track your movements online!
Most internet users are familiar with cookies and have become used to them popping up when we visit different websites. By accepting them, they allow different brands to track your movements on their website and give you a more personalised experience. Sounds great right? Well in most cases, yes.
However, many online shoppers may find that by shopping in ‘incognito mode’, brands are less likely to increase their prices because they can’t tell when this is a third or fourth visit to the website. So the cost of that flight to Malta is more likely to stay the same each time!