Consejo del Día

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General: cincuenta centavos al día

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

El guardar cincuenta centavos al día por un año le permitirá ahorrar casi $500. #save

General: de mantenerse a flote financieramente

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

El tener ahorros para casos de emergencia pudiese ser la manera más importante de mantenerse a flote financieramente http://ow.ly/PZTuv

General: Salde la deuda de tarjetas de crédito

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

Consejo para ahorrar: Salde la deuda de tarjetas de crédito tan pronto como le sea posible. #save

General: Limite sus compras con tarjetas de crédito

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

Para minimizar los cargos por intereses, limite sus compras con tarjetas de crédito a las que pueda saldar completamente a fin de mes. Así resultará teniendo más dinero para un fondo de emergencia.  

General: Mantenga un registro de sus gastos

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

Mantenga un registro de sus gastos. Una vez al mes, use los registros de tarjetas de crédito, cuentas de cheques y otras cuentas para repasar lo que ha comprado. Entonces, pregúntese a sí mismo si tiene sentido reasignar algunos de estos gastos a una cuenta de ahorro para casos de emergencia. 

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