I’ve always got a number of savings goals constantly on the go. Alongside the big ones, there are always smaller ones running alongside. After a rough few months, we’re starting to thing about a new savings goal – a holiday somewhere hot and sunny! Big Goals Our biggest savings goal is to save enough money to buy our own home.… More →
We’re now into the third month of the year, almost a quarter of the way through. How fast the time flies! Amongst all the other things you need to think about, you should also be thinking about planning ahead, specifically about your budget for Christmas. There are many ways you can save and plan.
There are so many ways to save money it can be a little overwhelming! For many people, saving money is a huge struggle. Bills and family expenses mean that the budget is already stretched, leaving little room for stashing any cash away. I found that taking part in a money saving challenge really helped me.
With Valentines Day fast approaching, we thought we’d delve into some money-saving tips for couples. It may not be the most romantic thing to think about, but discussing and planning your finances as a couple is important. If there are ways you can work together, as a couple to save money, then you’d be daft not to!
I’ve written before about saving for Christmas. It’s important to plan ahead if you can, Christmas can be a huge expense and if we’re not careful it can catch us by the short and curlies, meaning we turn to credit cards and loans to cover the cost. There are many ways you can plan ahead for Christmas. You need to… More →
So, January is finally behind us. It’s commonly felt to be the hardest month of the year. Finances are stretched after Christmas and the last pay cheque had to be stretched over six weeks instead of the usual four. I’m welcoming February with open arms. So, it’s now time to plan for February. First of all, if you haven’t already, you… More →