7 Money-Saving Moves That Will Cost You More Later

Penny Wise
Penny Wise

When it comes to saving money, too many of us try to cut expenses in the short term in ways that are almost guaranteed to cost us much more in the future.
Skipping visits to your doctor or dentist, taking advantage of store credit card offers, even putting money into an emergency fund: Under some circumstances, these can be big blunders. On NBC's Today Show, personal finance expert Jean Chatzky talks about how to avoid seven big mistakes that fall into the category of penny wise, but dollar foolish.