Category Archives: frugal living

Frugal Homemade Cleaning Products that are Safe for you

You just want something to clean your bathroom sink right? Walk down the supermarket aisle and you get bombarded by hundreds of commercial cleaning products. At the back of our minds, we know these products are not 100% safe for our family. Yet we forget that we have a choice – we can choose to… Read More »

74 DIY Christmas Decor Ideas On a Budget

Christmas is coming. But there’s one problem – you don’t want the additional expense of spending more money on Christmas decor. These DIY Christmas decor ideas will make your home inviting and full of Christmas cheer, while helping you keep to your budget. These DIY Christmas decor ideas are affordable and easy to make. You’ll… Read More »

Top 10 Ways to Save Money Fast Every Day

We live in a hectic and busy world where having free time is a luxury. Sure, we all want to save as much money as we can, to give ourselves a stronger financial future and a better life. But to do that without taking up too much precious time, we need to prioritize on the… Read More »

77 Cheap and Easy Sandwich Recipe Ideas

There’re heaps of times when we’ve been overtaken by the desperate need to have some food, preferably cheap sandwiches that are fast and easy to prepare. I’ve had my fair share of an angry tummy growling with such ferocity that it would send a lion scurrying for cover. These sandwich recipe ideas have rescued me… Read More »

How to Save on Your Christmas Food Budget

Oh, how quickly the year is passing! I can’t believe it’s already October and Christmas is just round the corner. Are you worried about your Christmas food budget? Fear not. There are many different ways in which you can manage your Christmas food budget. In this post, you’ll get amazing tips to trim your food… Read More »

The 30-Day Rule Success Secrets

The 30-day rule is meant to stop any impulse buying that will lead to a big dent in your pocket and buyer’s remorse. As you know, impulse buying has caused many Americans to sink deeper and deeper into debt, paying more and more of their hard-earned money in the form of interest, often from credit… Read More »

Minimalism Vs Simple Living: Are They the Same?

Most of us equate minimalism with simple living. They’re kind of similar, right? After all, both terms generally mean ‘making do with less’. How can knowing the difference between minimalism and simple living really help us? Knowing the difference between them gives us a better sense of direction. We need to ask ourselves: Are we… Read More »

How to Become an Ultimate Frugalist

Recently I read an interesting blog post by Trent Hamm: “How to Build a Strong Frugal Mindset”. Hamm is the blogger whose website is well known as The Simple Dollar. What I’ll do now is to share with you some of Hamm’s key tips on frugal mindset development. I will also comment on his ideas,… Read More »

109 Personal Finance Tips to Manage your Money

Have you decided to take steps to improve your personal finances? Since you’re here, I’ll assume you have. When you search the web, you’ll see money tips ranging from 5 to more than 75 tips. What’s different about this post? It’s not just about numbers. These personal finance tips are simple and practical – ideal… Read More »

Why We Buy But Need To Stop Spending

We’ve all been there, buying things we don’t need. We know we have to stop spending, yet we can’t seem to help it. There are just so many reasons why we give in to impulse spending, and buy things we don’t need. But don’t beat yourself up about it. The good news is we’re not… Read More »