Strategies to save money and reduce the cost of living.
Sometimes we just need to save money fast. While slow and steady savings can work wonder, often we find ourselves needing to to learn how to save money fast to get quick results. Here are our tips for saving money in a hurry.Read more »
Dreaming of a tax refund this year? Here is what not to do with the money should you be so lucky to receive a tax refund. Use your tax refund for good and avoid these money wasters.Read more »
How to save money when looking at health insurance. Often health insurance is only thought about in the lead up to tax time (June), but it pays to reassess your health insurance right away. Save money, save tax and get protected.Read more »
10 of the best ways to save money. We count down the top 10 best tips to save money and show you just how easy it is to pocket some serious savings by following these well tested ways to save.Read more »
People Like Me Series aims to profile our amazing readers and their outlook on saving money. Today we talk with Chantelle Parry: Money Saver, Mum & Part Time Worker that is dedicated to helping here family get ahead and save.Read more »
Macadamia Nut Oil has been touted as the secret ingredient in skin care products by L’Oréal and Lancôme. Read more about the report featured on A Current Affair into Macadamia Nut Oil.Read more »
People often face similar problems when trying to stick to a budget. This is why I have written a concise list of budgeting tips to help those who want to stick to their budget and save money.Read more »
If you are looking to invest money to help your grow your savings, you must first understand investment risk. A guide to investment risk, saving money and still sleeping at night.Read more »
A guide to saving money on CTP greenslips. Here we discuss a few tips and tricks that the CTP providers didn’t want us to tell you. Get a cheaper green slip, save a bunch of money.Read more »
The A-Z guide to budgeting and tips on how to budget. This complete guide to budgeting will show you how to create a budget, stick to it and save money by doing so.Read more »
How to declutter to save money. A guide to decluttering your life, home and work. Learning to simplify will help you save money and live a more content life.Read more »
With Winter upon us, it’s time we looked at how to save money on heating costs. Not sure about you, though I want to stay warm this winter without racking up a small fortune in heating bills.Read more »
A guide to teaching children about money; specifically how to save, budgeting, earning and debt. These tips and tricks will help your kids learn more about money and its importance.Read more »
Here we look at some of the myths around home loans. These common misconceptions can lead you into financial trouble, particularly for those of you trying to save money on your mortgage.Read more »
How to save money on petrol. A guide to saving money on petrol by being a smart driver and knowing every petrol saving technique available that is at your disposal.Read more »
How to save money by reducing your spending, in turn forcing you to save money for the things that matter. A guide to reducing spending, saving money and getting out of debt.Read more »
A guide on how to save money using coins and notes. Saving your loose change can add up big time and here we offer you some ideas on the best ways to start saving up your coins and change. For those looking to start a piggy bank, read on for some exciting ways to save money.Read more »
Date ideas for people trying to save money. Want to be romantic on date night but not break the budget? Here is how to save money when out on a date.Read more »
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About me, my goals and why I get a kick out of savingMy name is Alex Wilson and I am the blogger behind Savings Guide™ and I started to write about saving money well over 5 years ago. I am a big believer in consumers standing up to be heard and never settling for second best.
I often post saving money tips that the big retailers wish I wouldn't. I do this to show people how to save money by making smarter choices and ignoring the hype of marketing.
I have previously had credit card debts of $20,000+ and went on to repay every dollar, closing them for good. I find ways to regularly pay more than I have to on my mortgage and my life goal is to retire when I want to, not when I have to.
To me, saving money is an easy way to get an instant payrise. So if you want to get your finances in order and begin to regain control of your money - sign up to my newsletter and visit the site daily.
"The infamous scratchie experiment.."Ever wondered what would happen if you purchased 200 $1 scratchies? Surely you must win right? Watch to find out what happened when I did exactly that.
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