A new saving money challenge that will see me trying to sell one item per week via GumTree. The goal is to list 52 items over the course of a year to clear space, make cash and prove to myself I can unwind my spending.
How I save money for myself. Here I explain my three pronged approach; avoiding debt, owning my own home and investing for the future. Here is how saving money helps me achieve that.
How to save money when you don’t have any. A guide to saving when you are broke and don’t have much money.
Q&A with Savings Guide: What are the most popular questions on saving money?
The power of saving money rests with your ability to say ‘no’ to things. This guide will show you the frequent situations that often cost you a lot of money and how your desire to say ‘yes’ is costing you money.
A look into ways to use the money you make from selling your house to ensure you don’t waste it. Selling a house can provide you with a huge lump sum of money – what is your plan to use it wisely?
How to become a better money saver. Here are the core principles required to improve your ability to save money, get ahead and stay motivated to save.
How to use your home (even if you are renting) to generate over $20,000 a year in passive income. Renting spare rooms, renting car spaces, hosting international students – these are some of the ways to cash in.
The term ‘war chest’ comes from days of yesteryear to describe money that was set aside for the sole purpose of war. Here we show you why you need your own war chest to pounce on good financial opportunities when they arise.
Ever wondered how much travel agents earn or the average salary of a travel agent in Australia? If you are considering a career as a travel agent, learn what it takes and what to expect.
Paying your bills the moment they arrive is one of the most savvy and financially beneficial things I have ever done. It takes a change in routine but will enable you to get discounts, feel organised, protect your credit rating and save a tonne of money on interest charges and late fees.
Sometimes you need to shock yourself back onto track when it comes to saving money. Life brings ups and downs in motivation, so use this time to really snap your personal finance back into shape.
Tax deductions for office workers who are unsure of what deductions are allowed when working inside an office.
Got multiple credit cards? List them in a spreadsheet and detail the balance owed, the limit available, the interest rate charged and begin to take back control with a single goal; repaying your credit card debt.
Here is what I learned from a work colleague who has managed to save over $300,000 in cash. Talking with him has changed my money saving mindset for the better.