9. Set up Automated Recurring Transactions for Savings
It doesn't matter if you can only afford to stash away $2 a week or $20 per month, consistent saving will leave you with a nest egg and rainy day fund in the end.
Setting up automated recurring transactions from your checking account to make deposits into your savings account means you have no opportunity to spend this particular amount of money.
Out of sight, out of mind, as the old adage goes.