Due to coronavirus lockdown, we are heading towards recession which means there are fewer economic activities. Being a developing country, we will face a lot because of this lockdown. Many people are sitting in their houses and waiting for the lifting of this lockdown. Many international businesses in Pakistan already started downsizing and it’s alarming for many people. To avoid any mishap, you have to save money for your future. So, here is our mushwarah on how to save more in this quarantine.
Save More in This Quarantine:
There are a number of ways through which you can save a lot of money for your future. Let’s dive into the detail of how to save more in this quarantine.
The number one thing for saving is to start kitchen gardening. It’s the best way of spending your time at home without getting bored and doing something effective. Kitchen gardening is not tough. Buy some seeds from the market and choose one place in your house for it. You can also use different pots for this purpose. Start growing different vegetables in your house. In this way, you don’t have to buy vegetables and you can also enjoy organic food.
Electricity is the main thing that sucks all of your saving from your pocket. But to overcome this there is also a solution. You can use Solar energy and in Pakistan, it is very beneficial. You only have to do a one-time investment and your electricity bill will reduce to zero. Take time and buy solar panels and fix them in your house.
Moreover, if you don’t have much money to start now then you can also limit the use of electricity. Remove unnecessary bulbs and lights from your home and use only required one.
Avoid Junk Food:
Quarantine is not going well for those who love going out and enjoying junk food with their friends. But it is also evident that this quarantine automatically reduces your unnecessary expenses. But you can still order junk food online. So avoid junk food and try to eat organic as much as you can. It will not only build your health but it will also save you money.
Stop doing Impulse buying and only buy those things which are required. Make a list of few items which you wanna buy and point out those items which are for no use and eliminate those things. In this way, you will be able to avoid buying those useless and unnecessary products.
Sell Unnecessary Things:
You are living in the age of the internet. Now you can make some extra dime by selling used things online. We bet there are many things in your room which you didn’t use for 7 to 8 months. Make the list of those things and sell them online on Olx. If you are having two mobiles, then you can sell your one on the phonebox.pk – A specific site for selling and buying of mobile phones. Besides this, you can also use different online platforms like Daraz.pk and goto.pk for selling new products.
There are many other small things that you can do to save money. You can choose between tv and the internet and of course who watch Television now when you can see everything online. So avoid watching television. You can also use a bike instead of a car for going out. It will also save you a lot of time and money. Besides these things, you can also invest in the stock market which doesn’t look beneficial now but it will give you a great return in the future.
These are the things you can do for saving in this quarantine. Are we missing something? do comment below and follow us on YouTube Mushwarah.pk