Last Updated on December 16, 2017 by Marie Bautista
Families tend to make lots of financial mistakes during their lives without realizing. However, there are some errors of judgment that could have an adverse impact on your lifestyle. If you’re making any of the miscalculations listed on this page, you’ll want to turn the situation around as quickly as possible. When all’s said and done, you just need to use some common sense.
Paying too much interest on your credit cards
Most of us apply for credit cards when they offer a 0% interest rate. The issue is that the deal only lasts for twelve months, and so you need to switch to a different provider if you want to avoid all those extra fees.
Paying too much for your car
Are you getting the best deal on your car? In most instances, you will either buy or lease your vehicle, and the infographic below highlights the pros and cons of each. Check it out to make sure you’re not wasting money.
Paying too much for your bank accounts
Employees at the bank love encouraging customers to opt for accounts where they have to pay money every month. In most instances, unless you have lots of savings, a regular current-account is excellent. Don’t pay someone to keep your money – that’s madness.
If you’re making any of those financial mistakes, be sure to look for alternatives and remedy the situation as soon as possible. If you do that, your family could save a small fortune every year. Now, wouldn’t that be good?
Infographic by auto.loan