Meaning of “a penny saved is a penny earned” in the English Dictionary

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"a penny saved is a penny earned" in British English

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a penny saved is a penny earned

saying

something you say that means it is wise to save money:

I'd advise anyone to put aside a proportion of their earnings - a penny saved is a penny earned.

(Definition of “a penny saved is a penny earned” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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