I don’t really like paying full price for anything unless I really have to. Pretty much every purchase I make is however contributing towards savings on my next holiday. How? I make sure I get cheap flights! Supermarket reward cards are the best for this. I buy the vast majority of my grocery shopping and … Read the rest
One of my biggest expenses is food. We all have to live, but by not meal planning and buying prepared meals or fast food, the costs can really add up. It’s why I always try to take a packed lunch to work. Sometimes this might be a meal I heat up at work, sometimes it … Read the rest
London is my home but it is not cheap. Here are my top tips for things to do and see on a budget! I particularly love the amount of things that you can do for free.
Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Victoria & Albert and the British Museum to name but just a few … Read the rest
I’m so pleased I know more about managing money after getting out of debt. My lack of knowledge was how I got into debt after all. Going through that has been a big learning curve and I really feel more confident about money management. I’m not saying I’ve got it totally sussed but It definitely … Read the rest
New York is my favourite place on planet Earth! There is just something about it and I love it so much. I went once to “get it out my system” but fell in love instead. I’ve been back on two more subsequent trips but involves a lot of planning saving between trips. New York City, … Read the rest
As well as your financial goals, new year is a great time to set goals for your health and fitness. Here are my top tips and favourite apps to help you get fit for on a budget! More gym memberships are taken out at this time of year than at any other and it’s not … Read the rest
What is cyber security and why is it so important?
Cyber security is about protecting yourself online. You might think “I’m not very interesting” or “I’m not very rich” so no-one would bother stealing my identity, but cyber criminals and hackers don’t think like that! Even if the scammer only gets a few pounds from … Read the rest
I have two fabulous cats. Scruffy and Felix are indoor cats and as such, many people told me I didn’t need to bother with pet insurance. They wouldn’t be going out and getting injured so there was no point they said. Like any insurance product, it is always a gamble. You might pay … Read the rest