Patti Boulahanis, SFR

Broker, SFR

Don't Eat Away Your Retirement

 

 


Saving is tough, and every now and then, it’s nice to
splurge—especially on a meal out. Or maybe grabbing a mid-day meal is your
preferred way of easing the stress of the workday. But if you go out for lunch
four days a week, over the course of a 40-year working life, you've eaten away
nearly $60,000!

Still not convinced that bringing lunch to work is a
smart decision? Read the following reasons, courtesy of BMO Harris Bank.


Can't see yourself going cold turkey and bringing your
lunch every day? Then start out small. Even taking it to the office twice a week
will help build your savings.

"You can save hundreds of dollars each year
if you simply cut back on that morning latte," says Julie Curran, Regional
President, BMO Harris Bank. "You'll be amazed how quickly the savings add
up."

Source: BMO Harris branch.

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