The Week in Review

It’s been a funny old week for us. We’ve all been feeling pretty rough with a nasty cold doing the rounds. I thought I’d got over mine yesterday, yet this morning it’s worse than ever. Littlest man has been croaking his way through the week and this morning is grumpy and his nose is streaming. He’s just gone back to… More →

Make Money from Unwanted Giftcards

Gift cards can be a great present, particularly when someone doesn’t know what to buy! However, sometimes we receive gift cards for shops we just don’t buy from, or we may think we would actually have preferred to have been given the cash value instead so we can choose how we spend our gift. There is a fab website called Zeek where… More →

The importance of an emergency fund.

Debt Management Plan

These days it is incredibly easy to get sucked into taking out credit to pay for big items or to fix things when they break down. This can be an expensive habit though in the long run. Having been down this route before and paid the price, I felt it was important to highlight the importance of having an emergency… More →

What Motivates You?

What Motivates You?

I’m taking it as a given that you would like to earn more money or save money, that’s pretty much why My Money Cottage was set up, to help others achieve their money-making goals. Once you’ve got started with the various different ways of making extra cash though, it can be easy to lose your money-making mojo. I think it’s… More →

January Survival Guide.

January Survival Guide

January can be a tough month for so many reasons. Money is tight after Christmas, there’s nothing to look forward to after all of the excitement of the Christmas period, the weather can be rubbish! So many reasons that January can be a little bit pants! Today has been penned as “Blue Monday”, supposedly the most depressing day of the… More →

20 Cogs – My Findings!

20 Cogs

20 Cogs is a fantastic source of income that I’ve only recently discovered. As with many other sites, you complete tasks and online offers and are rewarded in cash. There are a couple of important differences with this site though! How to earn cash with 20 Cogs! Thie idea with this site is that you complete 20 offers before you get paid.… More →