Money-Saving

What is Being Frugal or Thrifty?

What is Being Frugal or Thrifty?

It’s a term we hear bandied around in the debt-free community many times. But what does it mean? What is ‘being frugal’, and how does that differ from being thrifty? And what does it have to do with getting out of debt or saving money? […]

Stop Paying Hundreds For A Mobile Phone

Stop Paying Hundreds For A Mobile Phone

One of the first things I recognised when we began this journey was that our mobile phone accounts were actually mobile phone debts. You don’t realise it at the time. It doesn’t really register. Those “affordable” monthly payments are credit accounts. And your credit plan […]

Save Money, Make Money, Switching and Cash Back

Save Money, Make Money, Switching and Cash Back

Every now and then there comes a time when your insurance, broadband, or energy is due for renewal. Only, the renewal price is almost always far higher than the price you had the previous year. Which means that unless you do something about it, you […]

Budget Breaks: Driving Holiday in France

Budget Breaks: Driving Holiday in France

* Post written in return for financial remuneration One of my favourite ways to take a break is by camping and exploring off the beaten track. Not only is it one of the less expensive ways to take a vacation, it allows the opportunity to discover […]

Cheaper Insurance Cover without Messy Renewals

Cheaper Insurance Cover without Messy Renewals

* Post written in return for financial remuneration. One thing I detest when it comes to managing finances is Insurance Policy Renewals. Which is why I’m excited to be collaborating with Cheapercover.com to let you know about their plans to change things. People want to […]

Five Meals for Less

Five Meals for Less

Money-saving isn’t just about buying the deals and saving money on your supermarket shop. It’s also about being savvy in the kitchen. Five Meals for Less demonstrates how to stretch a meal and make it go further, and use your ingredients across more than one […]

Money-saving goals: November 2018

Money-saving goals: November 2018

Alongside documenting my income streams, I’d like to also share my money-saving/money-making goals. Writing them down for all to see attracts a certain determination and accountability. I want to ensure I meet these goals as best as I can! Above all, these goals need to […]

Save Money On Your Phone Bill

Save Money On Your Phone Bill

Part of our debt-free journey involves regular checks on where we can save money, and for the past three months, I’ve been focusing on paying off our mobile phone device plans.   The truth about our phone bills. My phone bill for my iPhone was £33.00 […]

5 Free Indulgences for You

5 Free Indulgences for You

Just because you’re saving money and on a journey to clear your debts, doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in a little Me Time pampering. In fact, I’d say it’s a pretty essential part of your wellbeing, especially if you want to avoid burnout. And the […]

Switching broadband providers – what you need to know.

Switching broadband providers – what you need to know.

Changing any supplier is something I do consistently at the end of each contract. Here’s my method, put together for you to ensure you can get the best deal for you.   Do you need a package? First off, you need to decide what broadband […]