Tag Archive: spend less


December 17, 2019 / Money

Thinking of giving Gift Cards for Christmas? Avoid the traps

Gift cards seem like a great way to make Christmas shopping easier. You simply shell out the cash (or pay... View Article


December 18, 2018 / Money

Spending Shakedown – Gifts and Donations

For most of us our spend on Gifts and Donations is a relatively small proportion of our overall household budget.... View Article


December 17, 2018 / Life, Money

7 ways in 7 weeks: Save More & Start the New Year financially fit

Christmas can be crazy busy and costly. If you’ve overshot your budget, or if you’re just keen to start the... View Article


December 4, 2018 / Money

Spending Shakedown – Travel

For most of us, Travel expenses are definitely a ‘Lifestyle’ or ‘discretionary’ expense. So it should be possible to make... View Article


December 1, 2018 / Money

Spending Shakedown – Dining, Bars & Cafes

Eating out is a popular past time for many people, but it can become very expensive, very quickly. This guide... View Article


January 20, 2018 / Money

Spending Shakedown – Home

The category of home is quite diverse. We will focus on the more commonly used categories where it’s possible to... View Article


November 2, 2017 / Life

7 Ways to Save in the 7 weeks to Christmas

Christmas doesn’t have to be crazy busy and costly. Some preparation between now and then and a few little tweaks... View Article


October 31, 2017 / Life

Dining & Eating out – just as much fun for less money

In January, we surveyed our customers and found out that most people were setting New Year’s Resolutions around their money.... View Article


October 15, 2017 / Money

10 ways to save $1,000 (or more) in the 10 weeks to Christmas

Christmas is coming! This may excite you, scare you, or even send you into a wild panic. With just over... View Article


April 12, 2017 / Life

Spend less at the Sydney Royal Easter Show

In Sydney, nothing says Easter like the Royal Easter Show. A “must do” for lots of Sydney Siders as well... View Article


March 1, 2017 / Money

Save money finding subscriptions you no longer use!

Service providers are smart. They know that if you pay for a service by direct debit, it’s likely that you’ll... View Article


January 16, 2017 / Money

Your average daily cost of living – too high, too low or just right?

The concept of getting ahead financially is deceptively simple – earn more and spend less. If we can do this... View Article