Simple Savings

How Much Of Your Income Should You Be Saving?

How Much Of Your Income Should You Be Saving?

I’ve asked myself this question a lot lately. How much of our income should we be saving given that over the last few years, our income, life situation and priorities have changed significantly. Our savings rate has always been determined according to the ‘as much […]

How We Afford To Travel The World And Still Save

How We Afford To Travel The World And Still Save

Travel. It’s on virtually everyone’s ‘bucket list’, but it can seem that packing and selling everything is the only way to do it. Money is often named as the number one reason why many don’t get away regularly. People think that they must spend thousands, […]

10 Things Worth Making Yourself to Save Money

10 Things Worth Making Yourself to Save Money

Thanks to the efficiency of industry and globalisation there aren’t too many things worth making yourself to save money. I’ve considered making my own clothes, but once you take into account the cost of fabric and patterns it comes out more expensive than most fast […]

4 Fun Ways to Save An Emergency Fund & 1 Boring One

4 Fun Ways to Save An Emergency Fund & 1 Boring One

April was an expensive month. Not because of the interstate wedding we attended. Not because of the weekend spent away with my family for Easter. These were all planned. It was the unexpected that added up. In the space of two days: We got three […]