View Larger Image 101 Ideas To Save Money In New Zealand 2019Here is a big list of ideas for you to save money living in New Zealand 2019. Share with your friends!#1 Stop collecting, and start selling. Get rid of useless things and get some money.If you have a lot of useless things all around the house or hidden somewhere just sell things you don’t need. You have to think carefully do you really use this item or not.#2 Write a list before you go shopping – and stick to it. The list not only won’t let you forget what to buy but also restrict from buying things you don’t need or didn’t plan to buy.#3 Invite friends over instead of going out. Watch movies or rugby.Spending time with friends should not be expensive. Instead of going to the cinema watch Netflix together. Also you can play board games or have a dinner.#4 Don’t spend big money entertaining your children.Spend time with them. There are plenty of things to do together without spending a fortune.#5 Buy only things you really need. Or ones you will enjoy for sure.Buy only items with good reviews that you need. Do not risk. New movie? Go for an award-winning or with high ratings be sure it is good.#6 Drink more water. Drink before each meal It is not only healthy but has financial benefits, too. Drink a glass of water before each meal to eat less and spend less on food.#7 Buy a water bottle instead of bottled water.Good to have a bottle you can always refill with water instead of buying expensive fizzy drinks, coffee, etc.#8 Quit smoking – save a fortune.Stop spending money and be healthy. You know this, right?#9 Turn off the lights and unplug devises you don’t use.All electronic devices consume energy when plugged in. And turn off the light, of course.Tweet Ideas#10 Install a programmable thermostat to save while you are outProgrammable thermostat will not work while you are out and consume less when you are in.#11 Plan all your meals around what’s on saleEasy way to save on food. But check quality and expiry dates.#12 Make your own when you can (bread, etc)It could be way cheaper to make your own bread that buy one every week.#13 Cancel unused membership and subscriptions.Don’t pay for services you don’t use. As simple as that.#14 Do holiday shopping right after the holidays. After Mother’s Day, Easter, Halloween, Christmas or other holiday there will be a chance to buy everything in advance. Plan for next year for cheap!#15 Prepare you lunch at home. Don’t go out.Don’t go out for lunch. Prepare your lunch at home and save a lot of money every week.#16 Stick to reliable, fuel-efficient cars.If your car consume a lot of fuel consider changing it to economic one or even electric.#17 Clean or change out your car’s air filter.That can save your fuel on the long distance.#18 Don’t go to the mall without real need.If there no shops you cannot spend money =) Go when you really need it and stick to the list!Tweet Ideas#19 Rent out unused space in your home.If you have a spare room or caravan try to rent it out. Airbnb could help you with that.#20 Know all your debts and create a visual reminder of themIt is easy to remember when you can see it every day. Pay your debts first.#21 Swap babysitting with trusted neighbours or friend nearby.Help each other with babysitting rather than paying for nanny.#22 Learn/ask how to fix things yourself (ones you, actually, can)Learn or ask to teach you how to fix your car or repair something at home.#23 Look for a cheaper place to live/rentLook for a cheaper place to live. May be cheaper area or smaller room. Be aware of transport expenses.#24 Check out free events nearbyEntertain yourself and spend time with friends paying nothing! =)#25 Start a garden. Get healthy food and save.Don’t need to buy if you have a garden!#26 Take public transportation when you can. Public transport is usually cheaper as you don’t need to pay for fuel and parking. Also no maintenance expenses in the long term.#27 Rent out parking spaces Rent out free space near your house and get money that easy.#28 Do some basic home and auto maintenance on a regular schedule.Check out and prevent any possible problems with your house or a car will save you a lot of money.#29 Buy in bulk and check upcoming promotions.Buy things like staples or toilet paper in bulk. Also check promotions to get even a better deal.#30 Pack food for road trips. Save money and eat healthy food.No reason to spend money on food while traveling if you can prepare it advance.Tweet Ideas#31 Check you mobile plans and your usage.Again. Don’t pay for data, sms and mins that you don’t use.#32 Consolidate your loans and repay them ASAPPay all your debts so you can get some more free money to allocate. Longer you wait more interest will need to pay.#33 Learn about all of the benefits your company can offer you.Ask you colleagues about benefits your company can offer. In most cases you can get a discount or something for free!#34 Don’t over speedOver-speeding you spend more money on gas and can get a ticket to pay.#35 Read more instead of cinema or NetflixSave money and spend time wisely.#36 Air-seal your homeDo it and you won’t need to heat your house so often and spend on electricity that much.#37 Cut down on your vacation spendingHard to accept that but it saves a lot of money.#38 Invest moneyEven small consistent investment will make a difference over time. Choose wisely, it is risky.#39 Search for a better rate on car/life insurancesThere are always plenty of good offers and better plans. You may even get some more benefits from them.#40 Buy cheap gas and use all possible discounts.Look for cheaper gas and better discounts/loyalty programs.#41 Take weight out of the car to save on fuel.More weight inside the card – more fuel needed to run.#42 Combine all you rides into one or couple.Every time you stop your engine and start it again it consumes gas. Have longer trips instead!Tweet Ideas#43 Don’t go to the supermarket when your hungry.It will make you subconsciously want to pick expensive meals. Eat snacks or have a hearty meal at home instead before heading to the supermarket.#44 Install solar panels when possiblePay less for electricity! There are offers even with free panels#45 Wash laundry in cold waterIt is cheaper, of course =)#46 Air-Dry Your ClothesSave on drying, it is free!#47 Don’t shop hungry.As you will buy less =)#48 Shop higher or lower than eye-level You then find better deals in a shop.#49 Double check your bills for errors.Be sure you are getting services you paid for.#50 Negotiate/discuss expensive billsAsk for discount or request a plan for your payments.#51 Wait before you buy something over $200Take your time before buying something expensive. Think twice about it.#52 Pay with cash. Paying cash you can see your money flow.#53 Search and use coupons or promo codes. There good be really good offers. Easy to save =)#54 Bye second hand and look for good deals.Sometimes you can find really good clothes in second-hand shops.Tweet Ideas#55 Sign up for membership /loyalty programsYou can save money with loyalty programs with shops and brands you like the most.#56 Learn how to cook better and cost-efficient.Learn how to cook better and spend less on products.#57 Cook in advance and freeze to it laterSo you can buy in bulk and also save time and money. Well, that is not really healthy.#58 Make your own coffee instead of buying itIt is cheaper to make your own coffee than buy it every day#59 Don’t drink that much coffee.Drink less – spend less. Choose water over coffee#60 Use the libraryIt is free entertainment, useful and a lot of interesting people there.#61 Put you change into a jarSave your change. Use a jar or saving account.#62 Monitor your financial situationDo it all the time. Use free apps for that.#63 Save at least some dollars every time you get paidSmall savings will help you in the future.#64 Set saving goal and stick to itOnce again, you also may need a goal to make it easier. Just keep doing in slowly.#65 Talk to your partnerTalk and discuss your financial situation and goals#66 Travel at the cheaper timeTakes leaves and travel when others working. Don’t go on big holidays.Tweet Ideas#67 Look for sales to buy tickets and other thingsCheck sales all the time and buy the cheapest things#68 Keep an eye on exchange rates when travelExchange rate can be really tricky, be careful!#69 Check your energy provider’s plan and compareAlways check your spending and plan.#70 Rent a dress rather than buy new oneNo need to buy expensive dress if you want to wear it once a year.