Money Matters

Money Matters

These posts are about general money management, helping you spend less, save more, increase your earnings, and invest for your future.

The case for buying cars on credit

Repaying our mortgage- luck, or judgement?

Repaying the mortgage one chocolate-free biscuit at a time

Women! Are you using all your financial power?

Is sacrifice necessary for financial success?

The challenges of living on one income

Money’s for spending too

How to stop bad days ruining good money habits

Wanna get rich? Hitch a ride!

What to do on a no spend weekend with kids

Aiming for debt freedom? Knowledge is power

Making money with Swagbucks: My experience

Investing: A guide for beginners


Overcoming a fear of investing

Are you frugal or a spender?

Accidental versus deliberate. Frugality and spending.

No spend challenges to improve your finances

How to have a no spend weekend

Cheap and easy (indoor) entertainment for kids

Food shopping tips for families

5 Super Easy ways to save

Lazy frugal tips

Eek! I’m on the verge of a no spend weekend!

Weirdo things I do to save money- part 2

Weirdo things I do to save money- part 1

Why your ‘simple’ resolution isn’t easy

A perfectly festive weekend that doesn’t break the bank

Do you care what other people think of you?

Raising financially responsible kids

Where does all my money go?

How to not be skint anymore

Is investing too risky for you?

How to save money AND treat yourself

Escape from your prison of debt

50 Christmas Savings

Entertaining a lower cost of Christmas

Thoughtful gifts that cost less

Money Saving Christmas Tips- Ideas to help you save this Christmas

How to live on one income

When a penny saved is more than a penny earned

FOMO can help you make good financial decisions

Three key things that made our mortgage free dreams a reality

Financial independence and me