Kids are always looking for something new and exciting to play with or wear. It is important to find a healthy balance between providing them with new gear without over-indulging them. Buying toys and kids fashion accessories can get costly. Do not forget about those costly strollers and car seats too. How can you save versus splurging?
Here a few quick tips to keep in mind:
Vouchers are a good resource when it comes to saving money. They are also very easy to use online. Simply enter the voucher code during checkout and the discount will be applied instantly. There are many websites that offer voucher codes for free. VoucherKing for example is one website that offers promotional and discount codes from thousands of retailers across the UK. Numerous other websites like VoucherKing are readily available with just a quick search. One great website VoucherKing features discounts for is very.co.uk. Very.co.uk has everything from clothing and shoes to nursery items and pregnancy essentials. Browse through a dozen options containing various merchandise categories for a fraction of the price.
Buy used. Spoiling does not necessarily mean buying the newest item on the market. Going to garage sales, thrift shops, or even online and finding items in “like new” condition for a discounted price will help you save money.
Go old-school. Today’s modern toys with all their neat gadgets can get quite costly. Why not introduce your kids to more basic toys and games? You can still find many of the same toys and games that were around when you were a kid and at an affordable cost. Kids do not need anything too fancy to keep them entertained and happy.
Plan ahead. Patience can save you money. Wait for post-holiday sales and for clearance racks to fill up then purchase them for a great price. Also, spend time comparing prices between various stores and online to make sure you are getting the best deal possible on the listed item.
Remember us! Just Between Friends is a children’s and maternity consignment sales franchise. Just Between Friends hosts shopping events that happen around twice a year per location. Consignors sell their new and gently-used children’s and maternity merchandise usually fifty to ninety percent off its retail price. You can choose to be a seller, shopper, or both. Just Between Friends also partners up with local charities to give back to local families in need. Find a sales event near you and start saving.
Tell us! Do you have any other secrets to saving?