Inflation is surging, and as you would expect, this is causing Americans to tighten their budgets. This may or may not be working, as we’re seeing tons of people living paycheck-to-paycheck, even higher earners in many cases.
With gas prices at an all-time high, you can find no shortage of people advocating for the purchase of an electric vehicle. You can find articles here, here, and here, along with about 5,000 more. Now don’t take this as gospel, because everyone has their own motives, especially the media.
Personal finance is dynamic, and as a result, the ways to save (and waste) money are ever-changing. In no way do we advocate for ‘get rich quick’ schemes, but we absolutely want people to ‘get richer, quicker’. Below, we’ll talk about some of the most common places people waste money without even knowing it.