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Top 37 Tips for Budget Conscious Makeup Enthusiasts

Makeup tips on a budgetAre you a makeup enthusiast? We've brought you 37 top tips for if you're trying to stick to a budget.

Don’t Stress! Christmas Presents Aren’t That Important

Christmas PresentsAs parent, Christmas is always on our minds in one form or another as we all know what that means. Time to start making lists and working overtime and putting aside money for the huge event that is Christmas day. If you’re anything like us, you’ll probably check out as many stores as possible to make sure your children get what they really want for Christmas. After all, giving presents is a huge part of what makes Christmas, right? 

Make Your Groceries Last Longer With These 16 Tips

Fresh Vegetables

Being frugal isn’t always about saving money at the shops, it’s about making the most out of the items you have aleady. This can be done in a variety of ways, but one of the most significant is to make your groceries last longer. After all, groceries are a huge part of your monthly costs and keeping them around longer can only help you save in the long run

Please Don’t Throw These Foods Away Yet!

Food that can keepGetting good bargains isn’t always about finding items for the lowest prices, sometimes it’s about extending the life of things you already have so you don’t waste them. This is especially true with food, which seems to be getting more and more expensive every day.  Often, the actual expiry date is a lot longer than what’s written on the packaging - especially if you follow our tips on ways to keep food for longer...

10 Ways to Save Money on Your Energy Bills

Energy Saving IdeasBesides your rent or mortgage, your energy bills are probably your biggest monthly expense. And, with the colder months looming just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start thinking of ways to save money on your energy bill. If you’ve ever considered working out ways to lower your energy consumption, but then given up because it seemed too complicated, you’re not alone - so here are a few simple things you can do that can help..

How to: Do Your Washing for Less

Washing PowdersWashing can be expensive and and as your family grows, so do the costs! The average family washes nearly 400 loads of laundry per year! That’s a lot of detergent... We’ve brought you some great tips to help you save money on your laundry that also have the benefit of being kinder to our environment. 

‘Sales Schemes’ That get you Every Time

Sale Stickers

Have you ever felt like you’re making all the right decisions, but for some reason at the end of the month, you still haven’t saved any money? That despite shopping smart, cutting back on certain things, and finding ways to cut back on your utilities, you still don’t have the extra funds you wanted for your holiday? You are not alone, so we decided to investigate...

Why Spoiling Your Kids Isn’t Always bad

Treats for Kids

Have you ever seen a child throwing a tantrum in the store? Their bodies get stiff and they begin screaming, kicking their legs and lashing out at their parents? Depending on their age, they may yell or cry or demand. And all you can do is slowly shake your head and thank your lucky stars that your kids aren’t that spoiled. After all, if you want to raise children who will become responsible adults, you need to be firm with them. Right?

Save Yourself - Don't eat Yourself Into Debt

Coffee

Do you seem to spend all of your money on food? Did you know that eating out is one of the top reasons for personal debt? We’ve brought you some tips to stop you eating yourself into debt.

Why You Should do Your Christmas Shopping Early

Christmas House

We’d all love to get our Christmas shopping done and dusted early to beat any last minute rushing around. We’ve brought you some top tips on why you should do your Christmas shopping early so you can be more effective, save money and use your extra time to really enjoy the Christmas season.

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