With the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup just around the corner, many of us have been wondering how we will be able to spend the remaining weeks of August.
And we are not the only ones.
There are a lot of us wondering what key takeaway is worth the extra time, and which are worth the effort.
The following are some key take-aways from this month’s Money magazine and Money.com that we found interesting, or at least interesting enough to share.1.
It’s still very early in the month but you can already see a big jump in the cost of the average holiday.
If you are a budget conscious person, you may be surprised by how cheap your favourite brands are these days.
A lot of the cheapest brands have jumped up to the top 10 list of best-selling products.
The number of new brands has increased by 40%.
It’s time to spend some more time in the beach, in a pool, or on the beach at home.
When you are shopping for a new phone, it’s important to remember that if it’s not in the same range as the previous one, the price will increase.
As you shop online, you can often find a great deal on new and used items.
If you have any other favourite brands that are trending up in popularity, then you may want to consider investing in them.
You can find a lot more savings on some of the best-known brands these days, like Kmart and Kohl’s.
Don’t worry if you don’t spend a lot on holidays these days; there are lots of amazing deals that will save you even more money in the coming months.