5 time and money-saving hacks #5frugalthings

Some time-saving hacks will cost you money – like investing in a dishwasher instead of washing by hand or getting a taxi rather than getting…

Great value designer clothes for men

Dressing well on a budget is not something just my female readers aspire to do. Over the years I have had many comments and emails…

5 frugal upcycles #5frugalthings

Oh, how I love a good upcycle, taking something long unloved and neglected and making it better, useful again and saving it format he rubbish…

How to handle having kids and paying …

Are you and your partner thinking about starting a family, but already have a mortgage to pay off? Or perhaps you are living in rented…

5 frugal things – choosing thrifty

It is birthday time in my home and school trip payments to be made and tennis membership to be renewed and so on and so…

What is ATE Insurance and when you …

Have you heard of ATE Insurance? Perhaps like me, you have heard of it but are not quite sure what it is? Well, I have…

The value of gemstones

Jewels have always been a sign of wealth, haven’t they? As a child, I used to love to dress up in myGrandmas costume jewellery, pretend…

Family Debt help – who can you turn …

There’s nothing worse than being in debt, especially if you’ve got a family to support. Did you know that in the larger cities in the…

How to Shore Up Your Family Finances

Living a financially responsible life is surprisingly easy yet many of us still struggle with it. The trick is to focus on making some relatively…

How to Make Your Home More Energy …

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient Whatever the season, we always seem to find something to complain about. We find ourselves moaning about…

Win a BuyAGift Experience Box worth £159.99 (plus …

Would you like to win with Buy A Gift and Dare Dad to celebrate Father’s Day? Buy a Gift have some amazing experiences on offer…

My frugalish week – lots of spending!

This week I have had some lovely bargains. I got the M&S summer box which was £14  ( when you spend £40 ) for £135…

How to sell a house fast

How to sell a house fast Oh, the stress of selling a home can be like no other! It can be easily put on a…

The benefits of going on holiday in …

There are some real benefits to going on holiday in a large group and it can be a really enriching experience. Here are my top…