This is not an anti-Costco post.
I really, really like Costco. I’ve been a member since it was called Price Club.
The thing is, though, times are tough. And things that we used to consider necessities are now viewed as luxuries.
When finances are tight, one of the best things we can do is honestly distinguishing between needs and wants. The needs stay while the wants become negotiable.
Today I have the pleasure of sharing this post at Growing Slower. Shannon’s blog is one that I have been reading for several years in an effort to live simply on a budget. I hope you’ll take a moment to hop on over to her blog where she offers tips and advice on saving money, simple living, and family life.
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