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Write your own note cushion – great teachers gift

Everyone loves a hand written note and we take it one step further in our house with hand written cushions! You can add a personal note and make the cushion match the recipient. These ones I get my kids to write on for their teachers at the end of the year, its a useful present […]

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What to do if you become or are close to becoming homeless

What would you do if you found yourself homeless? The past 12 months I have done a lot of work with the homeless and it has been truly eye opening. Homelessness impacts on everyone and anyone can end up homeless. I’ve been homeless, twice. Both times I had my daughters and fortunately we weren’t ‘rough […]

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Complete list of things you can use your Australian health care/pension concession/senior cards for

What help such as discounts can you get with a pension or health care card in Australia? Each state in Australia has different concessions based on the type of card you have and it is not determined by Centrelink, rather it is at the discretion of local providers. The PBS is about the only consistent discount, where […]

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How to stop your weakness breaking the budget

How to spot the leaks in your budget and clear them Article by staff writer Alison and may include affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. I asked my husband what he thinks our weakness is when it comes to our budget. Guess what he said? “Takeaway and alcohol!” While I hate to admit it, […]

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