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Pest & Pesticide Free Gardens

 Pest & Pesticide Free Gardens
Growing your own vegetables is a great money saving tip – but the cost of pesticides (to your pocket, your health and the earth) can be pretty steep.   Luckily there are eco-friendly ways to save your money and your conscience.

Money on the Side - Second Income Ideas

Money on the Side - Second Income Ideas
Before you get to save money – you’ve got to have it in the first place.  If you want to increase the dollars coming in, here are some good old-fashioned ways to make extra cash!  And there’s not an email / internet work from home scam in sight.

Time is Money – So Save As Much As You Can!

 Time is Money – So Save As Much As You Can!
Whether you are Bill Gates or a stay-at-home mum, TIME is the one thing we all have exactly the same amount of.   It’s what we choose to do with it that makes us a success or failure.   Here are five simple things you can do to streamline your life and cut your stress!

A Housework Hint from a Serial Procrastinator

A Housework Hint from a Serial Procrastinator
Do you put off your housework until the house is such a mess it can take you a whole day to clean it up?  Do you avoid washing up and then waste money on takeaway because you can’t be bothered looking at the kitchen?  Here are a few tips from one procrastinator to another to help you save time a

Vinegar – The Wonder Liquid

Vinegar – The Wonder Liquid
Vinegar - It’s not just for your fish and chips, this humble liquid made from fermented wine is possibly one of THE most versatile cleaning products you’ll ever have in your home.  So clear your cupboards of expensive cleaning products and replace them with a bottle (or five!) of white vinegar!

Everyday Saving with the World Wide Web

Everyday Saving with the World Wide Web
If you want to save money – you’re already in the perfect position to do it, right in front of your computer with a world of information and money saving features at your fingertips.  Are you making the most of what the web has to offer in the way of saving money?

The Frugal Female’s Guide to Pampering

The Frugal Female’s Guide to Pampering
Just because you’ve decided to live a more frugal life, doesn’t mean you have to miss out on life’s little pleasures.  You just need to look outside the salon to find them.

Saving Money on Weight Loss

 Saving Money on Weight Loss
If you’ve ever spent money on weight loss programs, pills, shakes, energy bars or the like – and you DIDN’T succeed in the long run, don’t be surprised, the world is full of us.   The ultimate solution to weight loss is completely free.

Here’s to Saving Money on Alcohol!

Here’s to Saving Money on Alcohol!
Throwing a dinner party, hosting a wedding reception, getting the team over to watch the big game or just wanting to save some money on your nightly glass of red with dinner, why not shout yourself a new hobby?

Saving Money on Cigarettes

  Saving Money on Cigarettes
The simple answer is “don’t smoke”. Yeah right!! Anyone who has ever tried to stop smoking knows that it can be much easier said that done. Here’s the way I finally kicked the habit after 20-something years.

How to save money and live more frugally

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