I Tried Fixing My Time-Poor Situation – Here’s What I Found Out

Anyone else always feel like they never have enough time? From consistently having to turn family and friends down for hangouts to not touching projects for months, I knew I had a time problem. While I’m all about saving money and building wealth, I never really focused on my time. Lately, I’ve been feeling likeContinue reading “I Tried Fixing My Time-Poor Situation – Here’s What I Found Out”

5 Money Tips From A Frugal Shopaholic

Do you love shopping but always find yourself spending a little too much? I totally relate. Beauty products, home d├ęcor, bags, shoes – you name it, I love shopping! Not only do I enjoy the process but I love bringing home a beautiful piece. It’s a hobby that brings me a lot of joy. Here’sContinue reading “5 Money Tips From A Frugal Shopaholic”

3 Online Shopping Hacks To Save You Money in 2021

Australian eCommerce grew more than 80% in the 8 weeks after the COVID-19 pandemic was declared by the WHO*. Whoa. We’re online shopping more than ever before so here are my 3 secrets to help you save some cash. We all know to search for coupon codes and sort from lowest to highest cost soContinue reading “3 Online Shopping Hacks To Save You Money in 2021”

7 Easy and Cheap Meal Ideas From a Lazy Girl

Who knew that such a big part of being an adult would be trying to decide what to eat for dinner each night?! It can be so tough working all day, coming home exhausted only to have to make a meal from scratch. It can make those delivery services seem oh, so tempting. I usuallyContinue reading “7 Easy and Cheap Meal Ideas From a Lazy Girl”

Frugal Hack: Buy New Buttons – Not Clothes!

As the mornings get colder, we are well and truly headed towards winter. I’ve had the same few wool and cashmere coats which I have worn for years and was feeling a bit bored of them. Instead of buying new ones, I instead bought new buttons and transformed them into completely different garments. One problemContinue reading “Frugal Hack: Buy New Buttons – Not Clothes!”

Was My $600 Blender Worth It? Vitamix Review

Five years ago, I made the big decision to buy a Vitamix. Even after a sale, it ended up costing $595. Yes, I spent that much money on a blender. Is that insane? Maybe. Why I decided to get a bougie blender My family used to purchase cheap blenders that cost around $50 and theyContinue reading “Was My $600 Blender Worth It? Vitamix Review”

Buying Jewellery From Police Raids & Bankruptcies

Whoa, whoa – buying jewellery that belonged to criminals?! Yes! I didn’t even know this was a thing until I came across First state auctions through a sponsored Facebook post. The website mentions that they are “selected as auctioneers to various Commonwealth of Australia government agencies in the sale of seized, recovered and unclaimed jewellery.“Continue reading “Buying Jewellery From Police Raids & Bankruptcies”

How I Lost 10kg/22 lbs Without Spending Any Money

It’s no secret that the diet industry is massive. The weight loss market size was valued at 192.2 billion in 2019, and is projected reach $295.3 billion by 2027. Does this mean that your only option to lose weight is to invest a lot of money? No, not really. I did it for free andContinue reading “How I Lost 10kg/22 lbs Without Spending Any Money”

Are You Living Above Your Means? Here Are 3 Signs To Watch Out For

While there’s nothing wrong with treating yourself and making lifestyle upgrades, it can be a fine balance between reasonable and a lifestyle that you cannot afford. So, how do you actually know if you are living beyond your means? What a lot of people do is compare themselves to others, especially those similar in age.Continue reading “Are You Living Above Your Means? Here Are 3 Signs To Watch Out For”

How Much Should You Be Spending on Rent?

Okay, I’ll admit – rent is a pretty boring topic. However, housing costs can make or break your finances. It is one of the largest costs we incur and therefore important to get on top of it. Here’s how much you should be spending. How much should you be spending on rent? The generally acceptedContinue reading “How Much Should You Be Spending on Rent?”