Budgeting Calculators

Budget Calculators

Getting married? Kids going back to school? Need to allocate for the month? If you’ve decided to get serious about budgeting in the new year but lack the proper tools to do so, we’re here to help. The three calculators below will help you plan your finances responsibly, no matter what you’re budgeting for! Wedding […]

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How to Make (and Keep!) a Financial Resolution

How to Make (and Keep!) a Financial Resolution

Each year, people strive to better themselves by setting admirable (and at times ambitious) goals, commonly referred to as resolutions. In 2015, 63% of Brits set New Year’s resolutions,1 and in a poll of almost 1,700 adults in the UK, 26% listed theirs as wanting to improve financials and get out of debt.2 However, making good […]

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Simple At-Home Beauty Treatments

Simple At-Home Beauty Treatments

What if we told you it’s possible to get salon quality beauty treatments in the comfort of your home? Well, today is your lucky day! Below we share our three favourite at-home beauty treatments for total-body rejuvenation that are simple and feel great.1 Hair Care Have you ever seen someone with healthy, shiny hair and […]

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Frugal Holiday Party Style

In Style and On Budget: Holiday Fashion Tips

The holidays are a very special time — with no shortage of occasions to dress up and look your best. However if you’re not careful, looking your best can mean running your savings dry. With the cost of a new dress or suit, shoes to match and accessories to accent, the price of a holiday […]

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Five Frugal School Snacks

Inexpensive Food Snacks for School

Can you believe summer is already coming to a close? Before you know it, your kids will be back in school. Whether they are attending a traditional school or are home-schooled, snacks are a must-have! The only issue with snacks is that they are occasionally unhealthy — not to mention expensive. However, we have five […]

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getaway

How to Plan the Perfect Cheap Getaway

We all want to get away from our routine from time to time. While the idea of going on holiday is often appealing, we don’t always have the financial resources (or the desire) to do anything too lavish. By considering a few different options for what destination to visit, how to get there and where […]

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Save On Train Trips

Three Ways to Save on Trains

If you are a regular train passenger, then you know how those train fares can add up. Fortunately, there are a few methods people can cut down on those costs. Before booking your next trip, keep some of these ideas in mind!   1. Train Splitting The quickest way to get from point A to […]

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8 Travel Rip Offs

Biggest Rip-Offs While Travelling

  Saving money in your everyday life is great — but saving money while you’re travelling is crucial. Unnecessary spending while you’re exploring the world can dull your morale and even end your trip early. So this season, while you’re planning your adventure, take notice of these 8 huge travel rip-offs.   1. Hotel Rooms […]

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The Value of Virtual Economies

The increased popularity of mobile free-to-play games like Candy Crush Saga and The Simpsons Tapped Out gives players the option to enjoy their games for no cost, or alternatively pay real money to boost their game-playing experience. If you don’t want to wait to refill your number of lives, or want some premium items to […]

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