Minimalism and Money: A Simple Guide to Balance your Finances

November 15, 2023

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There is nothing new about being bombarded with messages to buy more, do more, and be more. Trapped in a never-ending game of consumerism. But guess what? A growing number of people are realising that ‘more’ doesn’t always mean ‘better’. Welcome to the world of Minimalism – a simple yet profound philosophy where owning less is actually owning more, especially when it comes to your finances. In this blog, we’ll walk through how minimalism isn’t only about decluttering your space, but also about smartly managing your hard earned money.

Base your Budget on Income and Outcome of your Household. Then work on increasing Income, maybe with some Side Hustle Ideas available HERE and at the same time lower your Outcome. 

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Adopt a Lower Cost of Living:

Minimalists often find themselves spending less, not just on things, but also on their maintenance. This reduced cost of living can be a game changer, helping you clear debts, save more, or even contribute to causes close to your heart.

Avoid Unnecessary Purchases

Ever found yourself buying something you didn’t really need? We’ve all been there. Minimalism teaches us to step back and think about relevance. This approach it’s about focusing on what’s essential. By steering clear of impulsive buys, you’re not just decluttering your space but also saving up for the things that genuinely add value to your life.

Minimalism helps you to distinguish between your needs and wants. This understanding is crucial in resisting the pressure to constantly consume. Being intentional with your purchases means your money is spent wisely.

Check this amazing book about Minimalism and Finances HERE

Spend Less on Housing and Storage

Minimalists often realize that they don’t need a lot of space. Fewer belongings mean you can live comfortably in a smaller, more affordable home. Cutting down on rent, mortgage, and storage unit fees while simplifying your life.

Transforming clutter into cash is a way to achieve minimalism and money

Transform Clutter into Cash

Here’s a fun part of minimalism – turning clutter into cash! Those items gathering dust in your closet? They could be worth something. Selling things you no longer need is like hitting two birds with one stone: you’re creating a cleaner, more spacious living environment and making some extra cash on the side.

Another amazing and entertaining “Holy Grail” book about decluttering HERE

Boost Savings and Investments

With the money you save from living minimally, why not boost your savings or get into investments? Over time, these savings can grow substantially, thanks to the magic of compound interest. This doesn’t just help you in the short term but helps to secure financial future.

Achieve Financial Independence and Early Retirement

Imagine you’re living comfortably, free from debt and unnecessary expenses. This is what minimalism and money can offer. For many, this lifestyle can be a stepping stone towards financial independence, and even early retirement, having the freedom to enjoy that time the way you want to.

Minimalism is a mindful approach to life and money. It’s about valuing experiences over possessions, understanding your true needs, and making financial decisions that lead to a fulfilling future. So, if you’re considering a fresh start with your finances, maybe it’s time to declutter more than just your wardrobe. Try and see the way of minimalism, and watch as it transforms not just your space, but also your financial wellbeing. You will be surprised at how liberating it can be.

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