Bank of Blue Valley Blog

Home Blog
When to SAVE and When to SPLURGE image

When to SAVE and When to SPLURGE

Posted On: July 19, 2017 by Bank of Blue Valley in: Budgeting, Personal Finances, Save Money

When you and your sweetheart set your budget each month, there are a variety of factors at play. Where can you get the best deals on groceries? How many date nights will you have each week? Do the kids have any sporting activities that require new equipment? At Bank of Blue Valley, we recognize that everyone’s budget is different. No matter which categories you enjoy most, we’d love to showcase some great examples to help you find extra ways to save, and better identify which costs are worth the splurge.   SAVE: The best areas to find savings.   Weekly Groceries: If you don’t need the atmosphere or the free samples, there are numerous discount grocers which can save you BIG for weekly grocery runs. Coupling those savings with a pre-planned menu, and sale scanning can further reduce your overall food costs. Kids Activities: During both the summer months and those after school hours, you may find yourself searching for activities to keep your...