Although already aware of the importance of setting aside a portion of income, but still, there are still many people who have difficulty managing finances. In other words, saving is a difficult thing for the majority of people. Well, if you don’t want to keep going like them, try kakebo.
What is Kakeibo?
Kakeibo is a Japanese money-saving concept of up to 35 percent. This concept was discovered in 1904 by Hani Motoko, a Japanese journalist. Now, the concept of kakeibo is increasingly popular after the writer Fumiko Chiba released a kakeibo guidebook in English.
Compared to other money-saving concepts, kakeibo is simpler. At the beginning of each month, you only need to check how much money you actually have. Check carefully what you get, from a fixed salary, bonus, or other additional income.
Next, plan exactly how much money you will spend, how much to save, and write … Read more “Kakeibo: How to save Japanese money up to 35 percent”