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There are plenty of options to eat good food, even on a tight budget. Here’s 8 ideas to help you spend less money on food. 1 – Try online shopping Online shopping can help you stick to your shopping list and only buy what you need. You’re more likely to spend within...

We are all looking to save money on our power. So, here are 10 ideas that will help you start saving today. 1 - Have shorter showers Hot water is one of the biggest uses of power in the house, so finding ways to have shorter showers...

$150 cash back sounds pretty great right? In fact it probably sounds too good to be true; surely they don't mean they will literally give you $150 cash in exchange for buying this one fridge with a specific credit card...

Unless you’ve ever lived on a farm, hooking up a rainwater tank probably isn’t something you’ve ever thought about. After all, you’re hooked up to the main water grid, why tamper with it? Well, if you live in a city like Auckland where water usage is...

We’ve probably all heard of payday loans, and we’ve probably all heard of why they’re a bad idea. But when we’re in a desperate situation we’re often willing to take more risks, and ignore future problems just to alleviate the immediate pressure. So let’s look...

Frugal living or plain being careful with your money is not always easy! Luck for us, there is a wealth of advice on the internet. Here are some ideas from some bloggers who gave us their best tips and ideas. Kylie from The Thrifty Issue shared this: “Stick to a...

Credit scores can be a scary thing to think about, but a bad score is not the end of the world. Here are some simple steps you can take to improve your credit score, and if you need a hand understanding what your credit score...

We’ve all heard the words “Credit Score” at some point in our lives, and most have us understand enough to know its a number that people use to determine whether or not we can be given credit (loans, hire purchase, etc). But What is it really? Well in New...

Cutting back on your power bill can seem like a scary task, and you might feel like you’ll have to lose comforts or essentials in order to achieve it. But with little tips and tricks you can have a real impact on your finances, without any huge sacrifices. Laundry There...