The news of the saving capacity of this 32-year-old woman, named Wang Shenai , traveled the world. Not only for the achievement of acquiring two houses in less than a decade, but for the amount of cash saved from it. The woman from Nanjing kept 90% of her salary, without making unnecessary expenses.
The Asian woman's story was revealed on Tencent's Talk to Her program, where she revealed her saving techniques that allowed her to buy real estate. The first advice that Shenai gave is to avoid unnecessary spending , while suggesting saving with the family group, in this case she did it together with her husband and her two children.
The protagonist of this story, who belongs to an online group of 400,000 people called Frugal Women's Federation , explained that she grew up in a poor family, that she was hungry and that she never had luxuries like wearing new clothes. It was there that she learned the true value of silver, as compulsive spending makes her feel vulnerable and anxious, while saving from it promotes a sense of security.
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Consequently, the woman, together with her family, acquired two houses in Nanjing thanks to the enormous efforts that she made. Specifically, as she detailed in the program where she was interviewed, she spends very little money on underwear, she wears clothes donated by her friends and family, and she has second-hand furniture. In addition, she admitted that she does not have a social life because she does not spend money on vacations, going to the movies or going out to eat, while her means of transportation is the bus, as long as she can pay with coupons, or by bicycle.
Wang Shenai's advice
In addition to recounting her saving techniques to be able to realize big dreams, the woman made reference to the meaning of being able to have her own house . From her: “I think it is important for women to buy properties. They all should. It doesn't matter how big or small it is. When a woman finds fault with society, her house is where she can take refuge.”