How to get fit on a budget.

Here are my top ten how to get fit on a budget tips All exercise should be undertaken with awareness of your own fitness levels and…

Worried about helping your kids financially in the future?

Futrue Costs Does the thought  of helping your kids financially in the future play on your mind?  I think about it all the time. When…

The Top 10 things to teach your child about money

Teach your child about money Each month there will be a feature on kids and money and as always if you would like to contribute…

Tips on how to spot cowboy builders

If your home needs some work doing, you’ll want it to be done to the highest possible standard. This is where most people would look…

Helpful tips to save you water

  As the hosepipe ban is introduced across parts of the UK, people need to make sure they’re keeping an eye on their water consumption.…

Fathers day gifts – thinking ahead

When it comes to fathers day gifts I think homemade is always a winner. Personal, unique gifts are always treasured. I think  its a great idea…

This year, go camping

You want to go on holiday, and to check out the latest prices, you often find yourself looking in the window of a travel agency.…

Easter Gifts on a Budget

I think there is a bit of a common misconception that holidays like Easter cost very little. Sometimes an extra £10 or £20 out of…

New Thursday Feature: The Penny Saving Problem Page

Starting next week here at Family Budgeting will be a brand new feature – a weekly problem page for those of us on a budget.…

Where to find some brilliant thrifty blogs

There are 2 really good places to find thrifty family blogs and I am happy to point you in the right direction. First up we…

How to sleep well on a budget

There are lots of things you can do to ensure you get a great nights sleep.  Here’s my top 10 thoughts on sleeping well. You…

Getting married on a budget (well sort of…)

Getting married ona budget sounds to me like a bag of chips after a quick shifty down the registry office in your Tesco wedding dress.…

Protecting your family against fraud

Protecting your family’s personal identity is a key issue for mums across the country but new research has shown that we’re just not that sure…

Saving Money By Recycling Curtains

Sponsored guest post by Sarah Oxley Finding possibilities to save money isn’t always easy, as it’s often the things you can’t save on such as…

Top Money Saving Tips to Celebrate the Arrival of a …

This is a sponsored guest post It is difficult economic times for many families but that doesn’t mean that you can’t celebrate the arrival of…

What we did at half term (on a budget)

  Situation Money is tight, food is increasingly expensive and my son goes through his clothes and shoes so fast I can barely keep up. We…