Best 13 ways to enjoy a no spend summer weekend

Best 13 ways to enjoy a no spend summer weekend

Can you really enjoy a no spend summer weekend? Can you actually let a whole weekend go by without spending a dime? Many who have adopted a frugal lifestyle and embraced minimalism are actually enjoying no spend weekends on a regular basis. So yes, no spend week end days are […]

When to safely cancel a credit card?

When to safely cancel a credit card

Many argue about the dangers of using credit cards, others praise the benefits. But when you really want to ‘get rid’ of one, how do you know when to safely cancel a credit card? Credit cards come with both advantages and disadvantages. Using a credit card wisely can offer lots of […]

5 money saving “tips” that don’t work

5 money saving tips dont work

Saving money should be a priority if you have important plans for your future. Often times though, we struggle with certain money saving tips that don’t work! Money saving advice is accessible for everyone, it’s one of the best advantages of living in the era of information. However, getting carried away […]

How to live well below your means

how to live well below your means

Is it possible to live well, below your means? Anyone looking to pay off debt, retire early or simply save money for personal reasons should know the difference between living below your means, within your means or above them. The problem with consumerism today is the constant temptation to spend […]

Throwback Father’s Day: 5 financial money habits I learned from my dad

Throwback Father's Day 5 good financial money habits I learned from my dad

Sunday is Father’s Day. Since I won’t be able to see mine face to face (we live a few countries apart), what better way to celebrate the day than by reflecting on the most important good financial money habits I learned from my dad! One of my very first “financial related” […]

12 retirement lessons I learned from my grandparents

12 retirement lessons I learned from my grandparents

Maybe the golden years still look too blurry to glimpse at a clear picture, but over the years we should be able to  grab hold of a few retirement lessons from grandparents. Unlike many of my former school mates, I didn’t have the opportunity to spend summer vacations at the […]

30 ways to save money on your water bill

30 ways to save money on your water bill

How many ways to save money on your water bill do you know? We use water on a daily basis and, whether we like it or not, the many gallons of H2O we keep using will eventually end up on yet another bill that needs to be paid. Whether you’re a one person […]

9 effective ways to improve your credit score

9 effective ways to improve your credit score

Having trouble getting approved for a loan or finding a good job? These are just a couple of the bad consequences of having bad credit, so maybe finding some effective ways to improve your credit score is a good idea. Having (and maintaining) a good credit score is extremely important. Even […]