Welcome to The Thrifty Issue!

Find ways to make and save money in every area of your life. Frugal recipes, travel tips, parenting, fashion and more are covered.

Kickstart your savings with our list of Aussie freebies or try our 21 Day Money Challenge which can save you thousands! (Nat found $20,000 on day one in our Facebook group!)

About Kylie

The Thrifty Issue is owned by Kylie Travers, who went from homeless single mother to multiple international award winning CEO. She has won Best International Personal Finance Blog twice for another site, been a finalist for Young Australian of the Year, written books, founded a company, bought more websites and been featured in a variety of media.

She lives in Melbourne with her 2 daughters (aged 8 and 10), travels a lot, speaks internationally and has a passion for finance.

You can find out more about her at www.kylietravers.com.au.

Kylie Travers in a hot air balloon with her daughters as part of a campaign for Adrenalin


We do sponsored content at times which is always disclosed, as well as affiliate links. We only work with brands our staff personally use and love. Everything we share is our opinion. We are not financial advisors, so take the tips on here as general advice only.

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