Anika Jindal, CPA, suggests that people make budgeting a priority in 2024. She says, “My best tip for frugal living going into 2024 would be to start budgeting. Many people don’t understand the power of creating a budget and how having a plan for how you want to spend your money is an eye-opener.
John Dealbreuin, a personal finance expert at Financial Freedom Countdown suggests eating at home as the best frugal option. With the rising costs of dining out, cooking meals at home not only saves you money but is also great for your waistline.
Bella Bucchiotti, food and sustainability writer at xoxoBella, says, “In 2024, my frugal resolution is to use more locally sourced ingredients in my cooking. I want to support local farmers and markets while enjoying the fresh flavors of my community, all without breaking the bank.”