COSTLY CALIFORNIA: Simple solutions for saving money in Southern California

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The cost of living is climbing in Southern California.

"In Los Angeles we have an economy that is extremely expensive to live in," said Financial Advisor Cory Chapman.

There are ways to trim your daily expenses, but you have to start early and make a plan to figure out your spending.

Here are some simple solutions for save:

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