Category Archives: moneytips

Save Money on Insurance: Five Easy Steps

Whether we like it or not, insurance cover of all types – house, car, life, medical, pet and the like, are sadly needed, even though it is a severe drain on our wallets. I’m going to share with you how I saved hundreds using these 5 simple steps.     Saving money on insurance is… Read More »

6 Finance Lessons from Lockdowns

Lockdowns can be a pain. But folks from around the world including those in Canada and New Zealand are discovering that lockdowns might just have a positive side to it, assuming that jobs remain. Without the usual spending outlets of dining out in restaurants, bars, cinemas, concerts, salons and theaters other than on essentials like… Read More »

17 Smart Money Tips for Uncertain Times

Americans, like people all over the world, are now living in very uncertain times. Not only is our health at stake, the stock market and the housing market are both also under threat. Many are feeling uncertain about their income and even their job security.  If there is any time to practice frugality, the time… Read More »

How to Manage Your Finances During This Health Crisis

The stock market has recently taken a nose dive of 9.5% (at time of writing), no thanks to the pandemic that is sweeping round the world. So how do you manage your finances during this health crisis? Affected folks are self isolated or quarantined. Some schools are closed, and gatherings are discouraged. Your blood pressure… Read More »

91 Things Clever Millionaires Do That Most Folks Don’t

Have you ever wondered the things clever millionaires do that make them . . . millionaires? This collection of 91 things that clever millionaires do will give you the blueprint they consistently use towards creating their own wealth. We know that millionaires do things slightly differently from most folks. By following in their footsteps, we… Read More »

24 Minimalist Ways to Zero Food Waste

We don’t just eat lots of food. We’re wasting tons of food too as it’s super easy to buy what we want from supermarkets. It’s time to adopt a fresh minimalist approach to zero food waste. Gone were those days when we had to hunt or grow our own food from scratch. Unless we choose… Read More »

22 Useful Things You Can Get For Free

We live in a world that is money-oriented. Do you realize we are being conditioned to pay for all the things we want? So much so, we sometimes forget that we can actually get free things some of the time. You may be familiar with some of these freebie ideas. However, there are some new… Read More »

11 Frugal Things We Did to Save $2,300

What frugal actions did we take to save $2,300 recently? The truth is – it has gotten more challenging as the years pass no thanks to inflation. In this post, I’ll share how our family made great savings recently just by doing these 11 things. Saving Tactic #1 We often make use of a local… Read More »

Frugal Habits for Financial Freedom 2020

Do you yearn for financial freedom? Do you know that to realize financial freedom we need good habits, in particular, frugal habits? This may not be something you might want to hear, but what if I were to tell you they hold the key to realizing your financial freedom? Would you be willing to work… Read More »

No Spend Challenge: Why and How to do it

No spend day. No spend weekend. No spend month. You may well have heard of all these no spend challenges. You might even have taken part in a couple. This blog post will first explain why we have no spend days/weekends/months. I’ll then tell you exactly how you can truly succeed in reaching your no… Read More »