Have your bank round up to the nearest dollar or five dollars with each transaction and transfer that change to a savings account. Youll save a few hundred dollars a year without doing anything or noticing.
Scotiabank is one example of a bank that does this (Canada)
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If your purchase is $1.00 plus tax, don't dig into your wallet or pocket for the change. Instead, give the cashier $2.00. Bank the change you get in a can, box, or basket. You won't miss it and it will add up fast. When your container gets full, count it, roll it, and take it to the bank. Yes, you won't be learning interest when your money is in change form, you also won't be spending it. Save it for something special.
I always pay with bills (no change), and toss all my change into my change jar, and every once in a while put it into the bank using one of those change sorters (usually free at your bank). It's amazing how much change accumulates. This method paid for our European Vacation after 3 years!!306
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