penny saved is a penny earned

a penny saved is a penny earned

Every small amount helps to build one's savings (i.e. by saving a penny, you have one more penny). I'm trying not to spend much money right now because, you know what they say, a penny saved is a penny earned.
See also: earn, penny, save

penny saved is a penny earned

Prov. Money that you save is more valuable than money that you spend right away.; It is good to save money. Now that you have your first job, you ought to open a savings account. A penny saved is a penny earned. Mary worked hard to save money; she knew that a penny saved is a penny earned.
See also: earn, penny, save
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A wise man once said that a penny saved is a penny earned, but he passed to his reward more than 200 years ago.
George Shoemaker, a member for nearly 20 years, took to heart Benjamin Franklin's advice: A penny saved is a penny earned.
A penny saved is a penny earned, and Kathy Spencer knows how to save a lot of pennies.
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I am not sure that in a hot summer I would want to close windows and knock off the climate control either, but even if that detract-efrom the overall saving it would still make sense to consider the Transit ECOnetic because a penny saved is a penny earned.
But as Linda knows, a penny saved is a penny earned.
Remember the old saying, "A penny saved is a penny earned.
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When the sixth-graders at David Starr Jordan Middle School heard about good Samaritan Agustin Luz, they vowed to reward the house painter by taking to heart the American proverb ``a penny saved is a penny earned.