Finding Your Joy

One of the largest barriers that people face to frugality is the concern that it will minimise their enjoyment of life. In fact, one of the main concerns people voice when I mention my budgeting or frugality to them (especially with family) is that they don't think I'm doing things I enjoy. Society has a … Continue reading Finding Your Joy

Starting Your Savings Plan: Step #1 Setting a Budget

There are two main parts to a savings plan. #1: Have a good budget #2: Choose how to invest your savings For a lot of people, the idea of having a budget is horrifying. People often consider a budget as a restriction of your spending where every single dollar has to documented and accounted for … Continue reading Starting Your Savings Plan: Step #1 Setting a Budget

Save Time and Money by Automating Your Life

We've all been known to fall into the traps of convenience. Sometimes it's picking up take away on your way home from a long day or driving somewhere that you know is walking distance but you're feeling a little tired. At times, it feels like convenience is the enemy - always letting you make bad … Continue reading Save Time and Money by Automating Your Life