Simple Savings

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 […]

5 Ways We Save $2,000+ A Year Without Giving Anything Up

5 Ways We Save $2,000+ A Year Without Giving Anything Up

Saving money doesn’t have to be all about making sacrifices. Of course you could spend the night in, eating baked beans on toast, while watching a borrowed DVD that skips, because you’ve given up eating out, meat and cable to save costs. These are totally […]

How To Pay Off a Mortgage Early and Save Hundreds of Thousands

How To Pay Off a Mortgage Early and Save Hundreds of Thousands

Back in my early 20’s, faced with a ‘giant’ mortgage and a job that left me feeling trapped, 30 years seemed like an eternity. Faced with spending my whole adult life (and more than I’d spent on this earth up until that point) paying it […]

Making Financial Literacy Sexy

Financial literacy is probably one of life’s most valuable skills. In fact, improving financial literacy is seen by governments as critical. It’s so important, that I’ve noticed these ads appearing in the local paper: Which totally inspired me to attend amongst an imaginary room full […]