What are some bad money habits? We have a list of some of the worst offenders.
- Items That Can Damage Your Wallet And Waist
We're talking about booze, cigarettes and fast food. If you're a pack-a-day, smoker you'll save almost $240 over 40 days. Quit eating out for 40 days and save about $272 based on statistics.
- Bad Credit Card And Credit Report Behavior
The average household credit card debt is $4,996. With an 18.9% Interest rate, it would take you 11 years to pay that off making minimum payments. Put the credit card away and pay off the old debt.
- Ignoring Your Savings
About 28% of Americans don't have any money tucked away for an emergency. Find a way to trip your budget and set aside some money each month.
- Bad Bank Behavior
Stay away from those ATM fees and overdraft charges. Track your bank charges for 40 days and see what you spend and what you can save.