Save Money: Helpful Savings Ideas and Suggestions

Discover how you can save money even if you don’t earn a lot, have a lot of debt, don’t know where to start, or think you can’t save anything.

At xUSD saving money is one of five key personal finance topics. By focusing on these topics you’ll be in a good position to manage your money, and build wealth. The other topics are:

Make Money

Discover how you can make extra money from home


Learn how to make a budget and manage it like a pro

Pay Off Debt

Proven and effective ways to pay off your debt faster


Become an investor and let your money work for you


Saving money is one of the biggest secrets how many ordinary people with regular jobs become millionaires. You won’t even know they’re millionaires by looking at them. They don’t wear expensive clothes, or drive luxury sports cars. Instead, they live frugally and prioritize saving money.

If you want to achieve financial freedom, you have to live below your means and save as much as you can. This doesn’t mean you have to deprive yourself of everything that’s nice and live like a miser. It’s all about being finance savvy and not having the need to impress others.  

To get started, I suggest you read my article on why you can’t save money. In this article I share seven obstacles that may be preventing you from saving and how you can overcome them.

xUSD founder - Casper du Toit

Hey, welcome to my blog! I’m Casper du Toit, founder and owner of xUSD.

My mission is to make personal finance easy to understand, and help you make good financial decisions.