practical money saving tips

The Ultimate Guide to Saving Money

... is to have $5,200.” Practical money saving tips and toolsHave you found that ... before your eyes. Saving tip #1: Create a budgetA long-range, detailed budget will take ...

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Lifestyle tips by Gwyneth

... in her weekly blog about practical lifestyle tips for women – everything from ... health to … Continue reading “Lifestyle tips by Gwyneth ... in her weekly blog about practical lifestyle tips for women – everything from ... it’s short, well-written and practical. I thought you might find ...

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On the fast track to savings

... “On the fast track to savings” ... in household budgeting, is learning about money management and how to save. But ... you have hot tips and handy hints for saving money? Email your ideas ...

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Live like a millionaire

... asked to recommend books about budgeting and personal finance. Regrettably, I ... ... full of excellent, practical reminders that good money management is a series ... you have hot tips and handy hints for saving money? Email your ideas ...

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5 websites we love (and will save you money)

The internet is a wealth of resources, especially when it comes to ideas for saving money. Here are five websites we love. ... online money saving community.” We love their Facebook page, jam-packed with practical money saving tips and ... from interior decorating on a budget to juggling the demands of ...

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Step-by-step guide to goal setting for money management

... with your MyBudget budget) will represent a money map for the year ... ? Visualise where you'd like your money to take you and start ... guide ... with your MyBudget budget) will represent a money map for the year ... to have savings, specify how much you're going to save and how ...

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Happy New Year! Time to set your goals for 2014.

Happy New Year! As the current year draws to a close, it's time to start focusing on your goals for 2014. What do you want to achieve with your finances next year? It ... with your MyBudget budget) will represent a money map for the years ... to have savings, specify how much you're going to save and how ...

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Slow cooker recipes from readers

... weeks ago we talked about saving money at the supermarket by buying ... ... weeks ago we talked about saving money at the supermarket by buying ... and mix with pineapple juice. Tip the liquid over the meat ...

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Gift cards that transact like credit cards

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Gym junkie or junk the gym?

A sure-fire tip for better budgeting is to separate your essential ... A sure-fire tip for better budgeting is to separate your essential ... trainer, to bring you some money saving fitness ideas. The numbers are ...

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Ways to increase your income

... household or personal budget doesn't balance (there's more money going out than ... logic is simple, but the practical solutions are rarely ... household or personal budget doesn't balance (there's more money going out than ... logic is simple, but the practical solutions are rarely straightforward—after ...

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Hidden costs of buying a home (infographic)

Using the national median residential dwelling price of $576,100, we explore the costs of buying a home. What are the hidden extras you need to budget for? ... ,000 Tips for saving for a home deposit Create a budget—budgeting is the ... on: Store-bought coffee – save $15/week or $780/year Entertainment – save $20/week or $1 ...

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Declutter for dollars

Is your home or workspace cluttered? Experts say that clutter may be holding you back from fully enjoying life. They tell us that living more simply can lead to greater ... take a trailer-load to the tip. Set aside items for donation ... pays to follow their selling tips. Over the years, I've given ...

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10 tips for budgeting for a holiday

... these 10 tips for a holiday that’s free of money worries. ... ones, are … Continue reading “10 tips for budgeting for a holiday ... there's no room in your budget for savings, it's a warning sign ... taking shorter showers, save some of their pocket money for personal holiday ...

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The 7 Habits of Great Savers

Are you a great saver? If you have any money at all in ... “The 7 Habits of Great Savers” ... motivated. 2. Great savers have a budget in place Great savers understand that ... from your money? Read more savings tips in our 'Ultimate Guide to Saving Money' or ...

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Motivation to save money and stay on track

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Melbourne Cup hot tip: how to gallop ahead

... … Continue reading “Melbourne Cup hot tip: how to gallop ahead” ... following adjustments to your weekly budget: You reduce your supermarket bill ... save about $2,300. Now let's say you put that money into ...

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The Hidden Costs of Buying a Home — Revealed!

When it comes to buying a house, the deposit is just the beginning. Legal fees, stamp duty, bank and insurance charges, not to mention moving costs, can all add up to ... some tips to get started: Create a budget A detailed, 12-month budget can ... One of the tricks to saving money is to never let your ...

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Gifts that save money

... pod machine I have honestly saved a couple of hundred dollars ... hits … Continue reading “Gifts that save money” ... is amazing and a great money saving tip. Regards, Philip Coffee pod machines ... machine Bread maker machine Wine saver vacuum pump Crockpot/slow cooker Rechargeable ...

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Budgeting time: the cost of technology

Time. Even more than money, it's the one thing everybody ... 12.9 hours on … Continue reading “Budgeting time: the cost of technology” ... occurs when we analyse a budget over the long-term. In this ... better. Time is money, but it's more than money. It's the very ...

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Lying about money

... don't always stay happy and money can be a leading cause ... they're sick of fighting about money. In some cases, the stress ... living … Continue ... of money values—one's a spender and the other's a saver, or ... family's finances. It might be practical for one person to pay ...

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Importance of saving

... 3.7 million Australians have no savings. They're living week-to-week with no ... if you don't have a savings plan, don't despair. Today is ... start ... Start small and watch your savings grow Saving is a lot like ... money to save, it's time to analyse your personal budget in detail. Long-range budgeting ...

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Cheap speed

Some people have a need for speed. But is there a safe, cost-wise alternative to buying a fast car? According to Ian Williams of the Australian Karting Association, the ... buy cars that are affordable, practical and safe. Men on the ... becomes a fast track to money problems. So, at MyBudget we ...

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10 tips to get financially fit

... Not to mention that bad money habits can snowball into serious ... about how … Continue reading “10 tips to get financially fit” ... end up saving thousands a year. Can't get your budget to balance ... sub-accounts — very handy for organising money into different buckets.) 9.  Create ...

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Saving for Christmas

... never too early to start saving for Christmas presents. In fact ... end. But even … Continue reading “Saving for Christmas” ... never too early to start saving for Christmas presents. In fact ... save for a merry festive season. Start by creating a Christmas budget ...

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Women and money

Budgeting and saving is important for everyone, but ... to be especially vigilant about saving for rainy days, time out ... most likely demographic ... money savings tips for women: 1. Set your financial goals. 2. Create a budget. ... 3. Save up for the things ...

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Teaching kids good money skills

... received a valuable lesson in money management. At the start of ... tuck shop card with enough money that he would be able ... They had created ... some tips for teaching children good money skills:Introduce the concept of budgeting ... your children the value of saving by not buying them everything ...

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Savings Calculator

... a holiday? Want to save more money and reach your goals sooner ... tips in 'The Ultimate Guide to Saving Money' and our 'Complete Guide to Budgeting.' ...

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