More Bang for the Buck
Everyone in this world is looking to get more bang for the buck, i.e. to get ❛more value for his or her money❜. The following headlines refer to some ideas on how people can ❛make their money go further❜ in certain situations:
Europe by train: how to get more bang for your buck
- lonelyplanet.com, 10 May 2011, Mark Smith
Get More Bang for Your Buck At These Colleges
- cheapscholar.org, 2 March 2011, Doug A. Schantz
Get more bang for your tax buck
- dawsoncreekdailynews.ca, 6 March 2012, Matthew Bains
The articles above refer to how people can ❛make the most❜ of their travel budget, tuition money and tax dollars, i.e. how they can get more bang for the buck. A ❛buck❜, by the way, is a dollar.
The following Australian TV commercial demonstrates the meaning of the English idiom more bang for the buck quite well. Have a look:
Do you have some good tips on how one can get more bang for the buck?