Budgeting 101!

I love working with numbers, Maths was my strong suit at school. However when it comes to budgeting I was hopeless until recently. In order to pay off Debt and get our own home I had to quickly learn to Budget (and stick to it) which is by far the hardest part. I often forgot…

Save on Utilities around the Home!

There are so many ways we can save around the home, some you may know of and some you may not, hopefully there are a few in here that peak your interest and you can start implementing to save wasting your hard earned money. Electric, Gas, Water, Phone, Internet (Utilities) 1: Make sure all electric…

How to turn your Clutter into Cash!

Now I’ve told you what you can and should sell, and when and where. I will help you with the HOW! If you want to get the best possible price and quickest Sale these tips should help Tip 1: Take a great photo Natural light is your best friend. Preferable take a photo outside but…

Spending Money before we even move in!

There are some things in our new build that we have to spend money on before we can even move in or as soon as we move in, some of these costs are due to trying to keep our mortgage down and some are because it’s far cheaper to do ourselves. These are finishing touches…

20 items you can get rid of RIGHT NOW!

After telling you all about my good fortune in just 15 minutes sitting in my PJ’s, I thought maybe some of you may find it difficult to look around the house and figure out what you don’t want or need and be able to sell it to make yourself some spare cash too, so I…

Fun Things to do when your BROKE!

So we may not be broke as such, but we are trying to pay off debt and save for our house so basically at the end of the week we are technically BROKE, here’s a few ideas of Activities you can do with your family to keep SANE!! Idea 1: Watch Movies at Home Idea…

How to Save, Save, Save!

Even though we are living quite a basic lifestyle I discovered some more ways we can save/make money to pay off our debts quicker and save for our home, so here goes…. I will put these down as tips, because even though this is our personal situation, I’m sure a lot of these things will…

Pre Loved Lifestyle!

As you may have seen in our other posts we are scrimping and saving at the moment, this means not buying anything new, then again we have only ever bought 2 brand new items, our TV and our freezer. To give you an idea we own the following big items pre loved Bed, had for…

How we paid off $14,000 debt in just 4 months!

UPDATE: As of next week (3/12/18) we have paid off over $22,000 in only 7 months as well as saved $1500 on top of that. Woohooo This Post will be showing you all the ways we managed to save money and make money to be able to pay off $14,000 in debt in just 4…