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Today's Idiom = "A Penny Saved Is A Penny Earned"






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A Penny Saved Is A Penny Earned ( saving money is hard work and happens one penny at a time ... )

"A Penny Saved Is A Penny Earned"



"A penny saved is a penny earned" means that little by little you will save money by not spending your money.

Example: "I'm going to give you $20 but I want you to put it in the bank; a penny saved is a penny earned!"



Not spending money has the same result as earning money, so to save a penny is the same as earning a penny. "A penny saved is a penny earned" compares saving money to earning money one penny at a time.

Example: "My dad never lets me spend money on things I don't need. He always says a penny saved is a penny earned."





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