Let’s begin this year by adopting a green lifestyle. Make it your top priority this 2018 to help Mother Nature by going green. In case you don’t know, adopting a green lifestyle has a lot of benefits. Apart from saving Earth, it can also help you save money and life a healthier life.
Today, we’ve listed down four ways on how you can slash your monthly expenses by simply adopting a greener lifestyle. Here they are:
Consider Using Public Transportation
A lot of things can happen if you choose public transportation instead of relying on your vehicle to take you to work or anywhere in the city. It will cut your gas expenses, car maintenance expenses, and even parking fees. Not just that, using public transportation can help encourage you to walk to the train or bus station – improving your health along the way.
Using public transportation will not just lessen pollution it will also help lessen the traffic in your place.
Thanks to our fast-advancing technology, there’s actually a lot of way on how you can save trees from being cut down and manufactured into sheets of paper – and that is through going paperless. For example, instead of subscribing to newspapers and magazines via mail, you can opt to subscribe via e-mail. And most of the time, e-mail subscription is free, so that’s totally a good idea. The same with books, instead of buying a physical one, you can choose e-book versions.
Build Your Own Herb or Veggie Garden
There are plenty of reasons why you should start having a garden – it’s an awesome hobby, you get to save money which is intended to buy veggies and herbs, and you also get secured that what you are eating is 100% organic and chemical-free. To top that, having a garden at your home will make your space homier.
Be a Wise Shopper
And last, but definitely not the least – be a wise shopper.
Instead of paying for additional plastic shopping bags, why not bring your own eco-friendly bag? And instead of buying bottled water every now and then, consider buying your own water bottle or tumbler?
There are a lot of ways on how you can cut down your expenses – and adopting a green lifestyle is absolutely one of them. Make sure to follow these tips that we have listed above.