How to Save Money in May
These smart ideas, ranging from refinacing loans to cutting child care expenses, could save you a bundle.
Stockpile paper goods. Just before Memorial Day, many stores slash prices by up to 50 percent on picnic products (paper plates, plastic utensils), says Joanie Demer, a cofounder of TheKrazyCouponLady.com, a coupon site. Pick up enough supplies now to see you through barbecues and birthdays for the rest of the year.
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