Tips to making your dollar go further

10 tips to making your dollar go further:

1) Shop around for cheaper insurances.

2) Plan your holidays in advance to take up airfare specials.

3) Pay off your mortgage fortnightly rather than monthly.

4) Use an online savings account and cut back on fees.

5) Use our website to take out a lower home loan rate.

6) Buy petrol on a Tuesday rather than on a weekend.

7) Use your pocket change for savings.

8) Use a voucher for when you are eating out.

9) Connect to a cheaper electricity company.

10) Use a phone book rather than paying for directory assistance.

Published on July 7-th, 2008 in Financial Planning
Damon Rasheed is the CEO of Rate Detective, an Australian financial service comparison sites specialising in Life Insurance, Income Protection Insurance and home loans. Damon holds a Master's Degree in Economics from the University of Melbourne and has been involved in many start-up internet businesses.

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