7 Ways to Cut the Cost of Living Alone ...

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How many times have you wondered how you could cut the cost of living alone? Money is a big issue for most people at the moment, and it could have a lot of solo tenants trying to find someone to split their bills with. There are ways of cutting your costs without having to share your space, though – and plenty of benefits to do so. Here’s our top 7…

1. Explore Housing Options

Housing can feel like a big expense when you are on your own, as most properties are much more comfortably afforded by two. Current advice is to spend no more than 25% of your annual income on housing costs each year, but that might seem impossible if you are alone. If you are willing to explore a little, you might be able to drastically cut costs. Living and working in the same place, for example, can cut costs. Becoming a caretaker or house sitter is another option, or living in a yurt or camper on someone else’s land. If you can lower your housing costs, you’ll cut the cost of living alone quite dramatically.

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