Category: Money

The secret to enjoying a debt-free Christmas

The secret to enjoying a debt-free Christmas

How do some people manage to have a debt-free Christmas? Is that even a thing? After all, it’s the time when traditionally your credit card gets a battering and any money-saving intentions go out of the window in a flurry of festive spirit. Last year British consumers […]


The single mum’s guide to budgeting with YNAB

The single mum’s guide to budgeting with YNAB

OK today I’m sharing THE best piece of advice I was given when I was thinking about quitting my job to become self-employed. Start budgeting with YNAB. I’d posted in a Facebook group for freelancers and entrepreneurs asking for advice from any single parents in the group. […]


Single mum inspiration: Kickass Single Mom by Emma Johnson

Single mum inspiration: Kickass Single Mom by Emma Johnson

“Just because my plan A didn’t work out didn’t mean plan B couldn’t be really kickass. In fact, who was to tell me that my life as a single mother couldn’t be completely wonderful.” When I read these words in Emma Johnson’s new book Kickass Single Mom I […]


How to save £1000 a year – on coffee!

How to save £1000 a year – on coffee!

If you’re trying to live frugally, money-saving experts are quick to suggest cutting out your expensive daily latte. And yes, you’ll stop a great chunk of your hard-earned cash from lining the pockets of the shareholders of your local coffee chain. But here’s the thing… Life’s too […]


Blog income report May 2017

Blog income report May 2017

Better late than never eh? Yep, my blog income report for May is rather late. Ahem. But I do have an excuse. I had to put some thought into rejigging it slightly because I now have a part-time job. If you read the last report (April) you’ll […]


Could your ‘money personality’ be sabotaging you?

Could your ‘money personality’ be sabotaging you?

This week I’ve got a guest post about uncovering your money personality from none other than my money mentor, Denise Duffield-Thomas. I’m a member of Denise’s Lucky Bitch Money Bootcamp and went to see her speak in London last month. Denise Duffield-Thomas believes that rich women can change the […]


The 6 best finance apps to help you manage your money

The 6 best finance apps to help you manage your money

Hello #ThriftyThursday! Today I’ve written a round-up of my favourite personal finance apps and tools. I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to personal finance so I use a few digital apps and These tools will help you get in control of your spending, saving […]