Bills, Bills, Bills: Simple Ways to Reduce Your Monthly Expenses

Our weekly #CreditChat started in 2012 to help our community learn about credit and important personal finance topics (e.g. saving money, paying down debt, improving credit scores). Each chat is hosted by @Experian on Twitter and all are welcome to participate. DM us any questions.

Looking for ways to reduce your monthly bills and save more money? Join us for our upcoming #CreditChat, where we’ll be discussing practical tips and tricks for cutting down on expenses without sacrificing your quality of life.

Our expert panelists will share their insights on everything from negotiating with service providers to finding creative ways to trim your budget. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, you’re sure to come away with actionable strategies that you can put into practice right away.

Topic: Bills, Bills, Bills: Simple Ways to Reduce Your Monthly Expenses

When: Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Join the live hashtag discussion

The panel will include: Nika Booth: Award-winning debt expert and founder; Rachel Gibbs, AFC®️,CFT-I™️,CFEI, MBA: Business and Financial Strategist and founder of Gibbs Financial Fitness; Beverly Harzog: Credit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News; Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian and Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

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Questions we will discuss:

  1. How can someone assess their current spending habits with regards to monthly bill payments and determine areas in which they can save money?
  2. What are best practices for establishing a budget that will meet your current financial needs?
  3. What lifestyle changes can you make to help reduce your monthly bills?
  4. What tips do you have for negotiating lower rates on recurring monthly bills?
  5. Are there any apps, websites, or services available that can help people save money on their monthly bills?
  6. How can someone identify potential hidden costs in their existing monthly bills and eliminate them?
  7. Do you have any creative solutions for reducing monthly bill payments without sacrificing quality of life?
  8. What mistakes should someone avoid when trying to manage their monthly bills effectively?
  9. How can consumers identify low-cost services available if they are struggling with high levels of debt and/or expensive monthly bills?
  10. Any final tips for reducing monthly expenses?

Check out our complete list ofupcoming personal finance Twitter chats here.

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