How can you save money while still having a full and joyous life?

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  1. Catherine Kane profile image87
    Catherine Kaneposted 6 years ago

    How can you save money while still having a full and joyous life?

  2. WD Curry 111 profile image62
    WD Curry 111posted 6 years ago

    Do things that don't cost much money. Have you been on a picnic, lately?

    1. Catherine Kane profile image87
      Catherine Kaneposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks for answering,WD Curry. That'd be the core of it, right there.

      I've found quite a number of ways to have a great life while saving money. I asked this question because I thought it'd be interesting to hear other people's ways of doing this. (

  3. cat on a soapbox profile image97
    cat on a soapboxposted 6 years ago

    Enjoy friends and play games, visit parks and play sports, check ot free concerts and free museum days, take hikes and walks, grow your own edibles, make popcorn and invite friends for a rental movie night, have a neighborhood progressive buffet, join a church Bible study group, stay home and have a romantic night w/ your partner, etc, etc.

    1. Catherine Kane profile image87
      Catherine Kaneposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Now there are some great ideas

  4. phillippeengel profile image77
    phillippeengelposted 6 years ago

    This is impossible. Although we can still live without money, it is rare that people enjoy a high quality of life with a low standard of living. The opposite is more feasible and true for people living in developed countries. Moreover, we cannot simply abolish our responsibilities and quit our jobs and education to turn into hermits. Everyone is intertwined with money, we need it to live.

    I think that scrimping and living a frugal life for too long is not joyous.

    1. Catherine Kane profile image87
      Catherine Kaneposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      And yet, people in third world countries around the world still manage to have happy lives....

      Impossible's a pretty strong response here. Just looking at reports of celebrities shows us that money doesn't automatically create happiness

 
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