50 Category Ideas for Your Cash Envelopes

Why Cash Envelopes? If you’re struggling with your budget or saving for irregular bills, one of the best and most practical ways to stay on track is to use cash envelopes; a budgeting system made popular by Dave Ramsey. You can set up as many or as few envelopes as you like, it’s a completely …

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Genius Ways to Make Money on the Side

Sometimes, the hardest part of choosing to make money on the side is deciding what to do. Regardless of whether your decision is based on a need or a want, you usually need a few ideas to get you started. We’re all about helping you find the sweet spot for making extra cash. Extra cash …

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How to Fix Your Budget

Even the best designed budget can either fall short of your needs or just be inappropriate for your current situation.

7 Reasons Everyone Needs a Side Hustle

By now, you’ve all heard of side hustles. They can be a great way to make some extra money on the side while also learning some new skills, but maybe it sounds complicated. Below we explore seven reasons why everyone should have a side hustle!   Why have a side hustle? The number one reason …

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7 TED Talks on Money That’ll Help You Get Ahead Financially

You wouldn’t be alone if you’re finding it hard to stay ahead of the game with your finances. Thank goodness it’s so easy to find an excellent TED talk on money to inspire and motivate you. Whether you’re attempting to earn more or just get your finances under control, a TED talk centered on personal …

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Practical Ideas for an Empty Notebook

If you’re like I was, and procrastinate about putting pen to paper because you have no idea what put in your notebook, journal or planner, here’s a (substantial) list of ideas to help get you started.

Downsizing: How to de-clutter to make it easier


Moving house, especially if you’re downsizing, is the perfect time to cull a bunch of stuff you no longer want or need. In the lead up to putting my house on the market, I’ve taken this idea to heart. In a massive way. Some of my de-cluttering has been the result of packing items away …

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Stop Comparing Yourself to Others


“Comparison is the thief of joy.” – Theodore Roosevelt As true as that statement is, avoiding comparison is a challenge for most of us. Me, included. We’re constantly bombarded with images and information of people who seemingly have it all. It’s hard not to compare yourself. Even just a little bit. Can you avoid the temptation …

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8 Money Saving Clothes Shopping Hacks


When it comes to clothes shopping, not wasting money is just as important as finding that special bargain. Too often we purchase things we don’t need, never wear or are expensive to maintain. Smart clothes shopping starts with a plan for your wardrobe as a whole and also takes into consideration the cost of owning each …

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This Festive Season Give Minimal Waste Gifts


How to give minimal waste gifts this holiday season. Minimal waste. Maximum joy. Check out how to give gifts this holiday season (or at any time) while creating minimal waste. There are many ways to reduce your use of plastic, and the holiday season is no different. Shop-bought items usually come with an abundance of …

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Bullet Journal Tips to Help Keep Your Life Organized

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A bullet journal is a fantastic way to keep your life organized, collect inspiration and track your goals. Your bullet journal is also the perfect place to explore your creativity. So, how do you add your own personal flair to your bullet journal? We’ve got you covered! We’ve put together some basic suggestions for adding …

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9 Easy Eco-Friendly Tips for Apartment Living


Often, people assume if you’re not living in a place you own, you have minimal control over things like being eco-friendly (aka green living). And, there’s no doubt about it, you can control so much more about your living space when you own it. You can make greener choices for paint and building materials, you …

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