I am a solo traveller! I don’t drink apart from special occasions and I don’t smoke, but my vice (apart from Diet Coke) is travel and holidays. It is however impossible to be frugal if you are a solo traveller. I try to save up so that I can have one nice holiday a year,
Having children is EXPENSIVE! I’m not trying to pretend that it’s not! As with everything in life, there are always ways of saving some money along the way though. I’ve picked up some great top tips on how to save money whilst keeping your kids (and yourselves) happy and healthy whilst living on a budget … Read the rest
A-level results day – a day you’ve been working towards for at least two years, but probably been thinking about for a lot longer. Maybe you’ve got the results you expected and are off to the University you planned doing the course you wanted. Congratulations – you don’t need to read the rest – go … Read the rest
How often do you see stories in the media about people being conned out of their life savings after trying online dating? I don’t know about you but I see it pretty regularly. Online dating scams are getting more and more prevalent.
To me, scamming people via online dating is one of the lowest … Read the rest
Babies & money
For my baby niece’s first birthday, I bought her a moneybox. It was a really nice silver one, engraved with her name and the date of her first birthday. She doesn’t have a clue what it is, or what’s in it, so why did I bother?
The simple answer is that because … 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
Stumbling across this blogger’s website has changed my life. She makes a full time income through her blog and side hustles. Her money making and saving tips and resources have turned around my finances. I also would never have started this site if it wasn’t for her inspiration. I’ve been very fortunate that she’s agreed… Read the rest
Valentine's Day is just over a week ago. Realised you need to buy a gift for that special someone? Here are my top gift ideas currently available for under £10!