The scariest thing about Halloween anymore just might be the tab. Costumes for children – and adults – are becoming more elaborate and expensive. Add in decorations, treats, and parties and you can really blow a hole in your budget if you aren’t careful.
Want to make some sound investments in preventing potentially huge expenditures down the road? I’m talking about investments with a low upfront cost and a return that saves substantial dollars – and a lot more.
Every once in awhile, it’s good to go back to square one and review the basics. One topic that I think needs to be revisited from time to time is the concept of “saving” – and how the word is so often misused.