6 spending triggers to outsmart
Getting a taste of 'the good life'
The tricky thing about airline upgrades, daily deal sites, and other bargains is that they can make you crave luxuries you couldn't otherwise afford.
"Understand that a treat is just that: a reward, something to appreciate, not something that has to be every day," McGrigg said.
In other words, try not to let the little splurge become your every appointment. Otherwise, that little coupon savings will become a huge pocketbook dent.