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When spending less is more important than earning more

When spending less is more important than earning more

  I have always said that when it comes to choosing between earning more or spending less, I am on the earn more side for a variety of reasons, which boil down to two points: You can always make more. If you have two arms and a sane mind, there are no excuses. You can […]

Changing my life into a healthier me

Changing my life into a healthier me

This is a guest post from Clarisse, my VA, about how a medical scare made her form new healthier habits. Enjoy!  It was a Saturday morning, June 7th, my mom’s birthday, my husband and I decided to treat my mom and the whole family to a Filipino restaurant. When we were all dressed up and […]

Planning head for your summer holiday

Planning ahead for your summer holiday

I am not a planner, more kind of a go with the flow person. But I love to travel, and stretch my hard earned cash further when I do. Which is why I always try to plan ahead for a holiday. No kids? Go in low season For summer holidays, there is peak season, which […]

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How to make frugal Christmas decorations

  As I am not really big on Christmas, I am happy to have my VA Clarisse who is a Christmas enthusiast, talk about frugal Christmas decorations today. Enjoy!   When the months ending in “BER” start, for us it means that Christmas is just around the corner! And when we speak about Christmas, we […]

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How to Fund Home Improvements

A recent survey by Lloyds TSB has suggested that the total spent by UK households on DIY has fallen to its lowest level since 2000, with more homeowners than ever resorting to a simple lick of paint or some new wallpaper to improve their home. An average British household now spends just £352 on home […]

When spending less is more important than earning more

When spending less is more important than earning more

  I have always said that when it comes to choosing between earning more or spending less, I am on the earn more side for a variety of reasons, which boil down to two points: You can always make more. If you have two arms and a sane mind, there are no excuses. You can […]

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Recovering from bad credit? Tips to get you back on track

Recovering from bad credit can be a long process. At times it may even seem like you’ll never break out of the rut … but there are ways of securing your place in the black and out of the red. Here’s how. Get reviews from credit bureaus When you receive the review make sure the […]

Make your own junk food!

Make your own junk food!

I have been reading Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the food giants hooked us and it is pretty alarming. Basically, in a never-ending quest to make their products taste delicious, flavor busting in your mouth while they score more and more market shares, the food giants have loaded the convenience food we it with salt, sugar and […]

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Life is how you want to see it

  Credit (great post about looking better on pictures depending on your body type) Recently, we had a huge mirror fitted in the bathroom. It starts at knee level, while the tainted shower door reflects your whole silhouette. The shower door is often open so I rarely use it, while I look at myself in […]

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How to make frugal Christmas decorations

  As I am not really big on Christmas, I am happy to have my VA Clarisse who is a Christmas enthusiast, talk about frugal Christmas decorations today. Enjoy!   When the months ending in “BER” start, for us it means that Christmas is just around the corner! And when we speak about Christmas, we […]

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Reveal the Real Life Version of Bingo with Bingo Mania

Few people outside the expanse of Bingo Mania understand the overture and instigation that the game holds especially for the bingo freaks. Popularly known in the US as more of the senior game, it actually has much more than only fund raising functions. Thanks to today’s new technology where you can easily play live Bingo. […]

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Your Options When Short on Money

  Many members of society find themselves in emergent situations without the funds to satisfy the need. While these people feel stuck or at a loss as to how to get the money they need, they fail to realize the options right in front of them. There are options for everyone, even those with bad […]

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Just Imagine Campaign – A Life without the Lottery

In the last 20 years since the National Lottery started, just by playing the lottery, players have raised £31 billion towards UK based projects and causes. The Just Imagine Campaign by the Lottery Good Causes is to raise awareness of the difference this funding has made for different communities and say thank you to the […]

Changing my life into a healthier me

Changing my life into a healthier me

This is a guest post from Clarisse, my VA, about how a medical scare made her form new healthier habits. Enjoy!  It was a Saturday morning, June 7th, my mom’s birthday, my husband and I decided to treat my mom and the whole family to a Filipino restaurant. When we were all dressed up and […]

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Betting behaviour in the UK

I have always had a mixed relationship with gambling. On one hand, I really enjoy the thrill associated with it when I am in a social setting, but on the other side, I am a pretty sore loser and I dislike seeing my money disappearing before my eyes. My uncle was the first to ever […]