But as a recovering shopaholic, I wondered how can I put my savings plan into action in a way that’s actually realistic. So, I decided to call up two pros for baby-step advice. Below, Bodge spoke to being a smarter shopper overall, giving easy tips to curb frivolous spending habits. Financial expert Alexa Von Tobel—the Choice the act of picking between two or more possibilities shirt moreover I love this cofounder and managing partner of Inspired Capital and author of Financially Forward—also touched on how to actually save money when I’m not shopping too. A smarter shopper and saver this year? Now that’s a deal worth investing in.