With the way the economy is acting at the moment, how many of us can hope to buy a new car for the family any time soon? You might actually be surprised at what the answer might be, if you know how to save your money in the right way. People who are very conscious of what goes in and out of their bank accounts can do a lot with a little bit of cash, and will find themselves much nearer to their financial goals than many of the other people around them.