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How to make and save money with gift certificates

What do you do with gift certificates you don’t want? Or how to you get gift certificates and coupons at a discount? One of the things in my find or make an extra $100 a day challenge has been looking at my gift certificates. I have a few from my birthday I need to use up […]

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How to make money with Airtasker

Airtasker was new to me this month. I had been told about it but never checked it out. I logged in, spend some time looking at what was available within my skills, other options within my area and applied for a bunch. The ones that were doable online had a lot of people applying for […]

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Home and Garden
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How I saved over $1,000 on insurance

How would you feel if you could save $1,000 on your insurance? In 2012 I save $1,700 on my insuance and now I make sure I compare regularly. The big differences in 2012 were no longer having my husband on the policy as we were getting a divorce. That alone saved me $500! I also upped […]

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Home and Garden
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How to sell your stuff or space

Short on cash? Sell something! Sounds simple right? But where and how do you sell something? Today for my find an extra $100 a day challenge I decided to see what I could sell. I was pretty broad with my definition of ‘sell’. I figure I could sell items I have that I no longer want, reinvest […]

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Groceries
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How to meal plan to save money

Menu planning can be as basic or complicated as you want. A menu plan is simply a plan on what you will eat which enables you to shop accordingly, reduce waste, eat in season and save money. Ways to meal plan Menu planning in our house is very basic. We eat pretty much the same […]

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How to make or save an extra $100 a day challenge

Could you do with an extra $100 a day or an extra $3,000 in a month? I am on a mission to smash some debt and go on a holiday, so I am looking at everything I can do to make and save money. For the next month I will be doing something every day […]

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Kids
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DIY Lego Art

Lego is a family favourite in our home and now the Lego Movie is as well. My husband took the kids to see it and ever since I’ve been hearing the song ‘everything is awesome’ and if my son likes it chances are his friends do too so when we got another party invite I […]

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Work from home

How to sell on Etsy

Selling online can be daunting if you are doing it for the first time, it can also be a very profitable business if you know what to do. Starting an online shop is easier than you think. I’ve tried a few sites and for handmade items I recommend Etsy. Below is a quick Starters Guide […]

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101 ways to make money from home

It is possible to make money from home without joining party plans or selling your soul! Everything I have listed here has been done either by myself or by someone I know. Full disclosure, there are some affiliate links in this post for services I have used for a long time and know they work. This […]

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Fashion

7 tips to save on fashion

Can you be fashionable and frugal? I used to spend thousands on my clothes every year. My preferred brands were Cue, Review and similar where you pay $300 or so for a dress. I got loads of compliments on my clothing, which I loved, but I didn’t need to spend as much as I did. […]

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