Pets and Finances: How to Save on the Cost of Pet Ownership

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, and Twitter on Wednesday, October 3rd, at 3 p.m ET. This week, we’re discussing how to save on the cost of pet ownership.

Topic: Pets and Finances: How to Save on the Cost of Pet Ownership   

When: October 3, 2018 at 3 p.m. ET. 

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The panel will include: Rod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian; and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

Questions We’ll Discuss:

Q1: What are some of the costs people should think about before buying a pet?

Q2: What are some ways to save money when buying a pet (e.g. dog, cat)?

Q3: What are some overlooked (or unexpected) expenses of pet care? How should you budget for those?

Q4: What are ways to save on pet food, treats and toys?

Q5: Any tips for saving money on pet grooming or other pet services (e.g. pet walking)?

Q6: What are some health care costs involved in taking care of a sick or injured pet? Any ways to save money while giving the best care possible?

Q7: How can you save money on pet care while you’re on vacation?

Q8: What are ways to save money on pet grooming?

Q9: How important is pet insurance? What types are available for dogs and cats?

Q10: What final tips do you have for those who want to save money on pet care?

Resources:

What is Pet Health Insurance – Cost, Policies and Coverage via Money Crashers

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