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Saving money on video games doesn't need to be difficult. This article outlines all sorts of places to save money - including links to specific money-saving resources.

How To Save Money on Video Games

I might be in my mid-thirties but I have to admit a deep passion for video games. That said, it can be far from a cheap hobby to indulge in, with new video games and consoles costing quite a sizble sum of money. Over the years, however, I’ve...

It's fair to say that schools don't teach us enough about how to look after our money; how to earn more, how to budget and how to prepare to the future. We need to learn our own lessons about money. Here are the biggest things I've discovered over the years...

The 6 Biggest Lessons I’ve Learned About Money

I recently blogged about my financial journey so far – the good, the bad and the ugly. I’ve had serious financial problems, drowning in debt and struggling to pay even everyday bills, and I’ve had other periods where I’ve...

August 2016 Progress Report

Each month this year I’m trying to round up all the most important personal finance happenings going on here. There are a number of reasons for this. Firstly, many personal finance bloggers talk an awful lot about abstract concepts, or their...

How to save money on home entertainment. You don't have to bust your budget in order to entertain yourself and your family - click here to find out how!

How to Save Money on Home Entertainment

While I’d love to be out playing sports or hanging out with friends in the evenings, the reality is that after 12 hours outside the house all I want to do is relax infront of the TV or with a good book most evenings. But just because I’m...

Saving money doesn't have to be difficult - or slow. Here are a collection of ways that you can start saving money almost immediately - and get your budget back on track as soon as possible.

6 Insanely Easy Ways To Save $100 This Week

There are loads of ways to save money, but the reality is that most of them take time to arrange, and impacts can be slow to be felt. What if you need extra money NOW – like this week? What legitimate strategies can almost instantly provide...

One of the hardest things about saving money is that everyday life tempts us to spend in order to enjoy and entertain ourselves. Fortunately there are some solutions: here are some great ones to consider...

How to Keep Yourself Busy Without Spending Money

Imagine for a moment that all the money that flows through your life is a raging river. Most people make the very most of it, spending every last penny and enjoying life to the maximum. They’re the people in the inflatable raft, thundering...

June 2016 Progress Report

June 2016 will certainly go down as a month to remember. Firstly, Britain left the EU. Goodness knows what the next few years will hold as we get to grips with our new (smaller) place in the world. Next we had one of the wettest June’s on...

Want to quit the rat race, retire early and never have to worry about money again? It *is* possible, but only when you know how. Find out how applying sound frugality principles to your budget can massively speed up the time it takes you to retire.

How to Retire Early Thanks to Frugality

Historically, the idea of retirement has been an odd one. It’s a date that’s set in stone, depending on your employer and the country you live in. It’s the date at which you can finally start drawing that pension, enjoying your...

Want more advice on improving your personal finances? In this post we gather together the top ten posts published in the last month from across the web!

May 2016 Progress Report

At the end of every month I like to round up the latest happenings from my little part of the world. Its a great way to keep myself on track with my goals, to curate the most popular articles I shared on social media last month and generally to get...

Saving money on housing doesn't need to be hard! After suffering with a nightmare neighbour, and trying to find a cheap house to move to, here's exactly how we did it - and spent less into the bargain!

How to Save Money on Your Housing

One of the most effective strategies for living a more frugal life is to spend less on your housing. The reason is simple; the average American or Brit spends roughly 40% of their income on their rent or mortgage. Reducing your housing expenses by a...

Looking for the best personal finance and money saving articles? Here we give a round-up of the very best articles published in April.

April 2016 Progress Report

Regular readers might be forgiven for thinking that things have been a little quiet around here during April. However nothing could really be further from the truth… While I may only have published one blog post during April, much of my time...

How to save money this month. Don't believe you can reduce your spending by $500 a month and still enjoy life? Read on to find out exactly how I did it - and you can too!

How to Shave $500 Off Your Spending – Starting Now!

Be honest: would an extra $500 a month make a difference to your life? That’s the equivalent of landing a $6,000 pay raise. Like most people, I think you’d have to agree it would. After all, how much would you celebrate if you landed a...

Living below your means needn't be painful or uncomfortable. Indeed, as soon as you manage to live below your means you can then start saving money for the future and creating the life you really want. Not sure how? Then read on for some killer personal finance tips to help you spend less than you earn...

Living Below Your Means: The Complete Beginners Guide

Living below your means is essentially the foundation on which financial freedom is built. For example once you learn how to live within (or below) your means you can immediately forget about getting into debt, you can start paying off any existing...