Times are tough. Families are on budgets. Your 401k has taken a beating. In times of economic turmoil, it’s often necessary to take a look at the family budget and get yourself back on track. While many will first think to switch to generic food items, buy everyday products in bulk, and give up highlights and spa treatments, what most may not realize is how much the technologies we use everyday are affecting our bank accounts.
If you’re unwilling to part with the family necessities, trimming the technology fat and altering how you use it can help you save money regular basis. I won’t lie to you… many of the things I’ll recommend can be downright painful to the tech-savvy consumer. But, desperate times call for desperate measures, and even following a few of these could make a big difference to your bank account balance.