Memes You’ll Really Relate to If You’re Trying to Save Money

We’ve all been there – one minute you’re swearing to the heavens that this will finally be the day you start saving money for real, and the next things go wrong. . . terribly wrong. Perhaps it’s a pair of shoes peering out at you from a shop window or a super-sized lunch deal just begging to be consumed. Regardless of the temptation, you’re left with nothing at the end of the day but the cold hard knowledge that you’ve succumbed to a meaningless purchase. . . again.

Rest assured that the people who made these trying to save money memes feel you. Here you’ll find a collection of funny photos as people, characters, and even Kermit confess what “me when I’m trying to save money” really looks like. Suffice to say it’s not pretty. . . not pretty at all.

So the next time you’re itching to make your credit card make one more luscious swiping sound, look at these instead. These memes about saving money are here to assure you that not only is the struggle real, but that you do not face it alone.

DIY: Nailin’ It

Temptation, Temptation Everywhere

A Tale as Old as Time

A Girl Can Dream

Wow, So Smart

Wait. What Just Happened, Where Am I?

Thanks for the Input, Though

Beggars Can’t Be Choosers. . . Or Selective Laughers

Well, If You Insist

*Googles How Long to Thaw a Block of Ice*

Only 13 Days Until Payday

You Don’t Even Need Actual Peer Pressure

Nothing? Not Even Hidden in the Back Somewhere?

When Buyer’s Remorse Strikes Before They Finish Wrapping Your Burrito

Maybe Just Try It from a Different Angle

Say No More

From My Cold, Dead Hands

The Faces of Inner Turmoil

No, But for Real

Why Are People So Uptight?

Seriously Walmart

That’s Just Being Smart

Today Could Be Your Last Day on Earth, for Real

When The Horrible Truth Can No Longer Be Outrun

If Trying to Save Could Be Summed Up in One Picture

Story of Everyone’s Life

Ugh

Today Is Not the Day to Save