Ways to Stretch Your Dollars in This Economic Environment

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Join us for our #CreditChat Twitter chat on Wednesday, April 19th featuring money-saving expert Andrea Woroch. We’ll be talking about strategies to help you stretch your money in this economic environment. Learn how to make more mindful spending choices, use budgeting tools and lower your bills during Financial Literacy Month.

Topic: Ways to Stretch Your Dollars in This Economic Environment

When: Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Join the live hashtag discussion

The panel will include: Andrea Woroch: Money saving expert, writer & on-air contributor, helping women take control of their financial future at AndrewWoroch.com; 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. What are some practical ways to cut back on monthly expenses and save money in response to economic shifts?
  2. How can you make the most of coupons, sales, and discounts to stretch your dollars further?
  3. What can you do to avoid impulse spending?
  4. What are some strategies for building an emergency fund and preparing for the unexpected?
  5. What tools are available to help comparison shop for the best rates on products and services?
  6. How can you leverage technology and digital tools to save money, get cash back, or earn points to help you stay within your budget?
  7. What are some resources and support networks available to help you navigate difficult financial times?
  8. What are some ways to generate extra income to support your financial goals and what are some resources to help you find them?
  9. How can you maintain a positive outlook and stay motivated to achieve your financial goals, even during tough times?
  10. What final tips do you have for stretching your dollars in this economic environment?

Check out our complete list of upcoming personal finance Twitter chats here.

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