Tag Archive: spend less

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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