5 ways to save money in retirement

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Drive a bargain

After housing, cars are one of a consumer's biggest expenses. "People don't think about operating costs and the total costs of owning a car, including repairs, insurance and maintenance," Kober says.

Kober notes that couples can save money by cutting back to one vehicle. Also, retirees might employ other creative strategies like renting a cheap car for long trips instead of putting more wear and tear on their own set of wheels.




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