Dealing with a Reduced Income
When income is reduced for any reason, (for example, when one loses a job or because of the results of a natural disaster), people respond in certain ways. Adjusting to Suddenly Reduced Income (PDF) will help on understand those responses.
Economic Adjustment Strategies Assessment
If you need to make economic adjustments because you are facing reduced income or just want your current income to extend farther, there are a number of strategies you can take. Click on each type of strategy to assess how you are doing or to get ideas from others like you.
- Increasing and Extending Money Income
- Decreasing Money Expenditures
- Increasing Household Labor Income
- Increasing Household Management Income
Ways To Save
For ideas on ways to save with clothing, food, house, children, personal or energy follow the list (PDF). These ideas were collected from people just like you.