Chocolate and sweets are the obvious choice, but things like smoking, drinking, shopping and even eating meat all feature quite highly on people's wish-lists of everyday things to give up over the religious period.
To celebrate the start of Lent - and give us a bit of extra incentive! - Aldermore investigates how much money can be saved just by refraining from some of the most common indulgences for 40 days and 40 nights.
To maximise on any money you save, you could consider putting it into a personal savings account where it can accrue interest over time. To read more, take a look at the Aldermore personal savings pages or get in touch with one of our expert advisors for more information about saving with us.
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