Saving Money

A collection of posts on various ways to save money and all aspects of thrifty living

Thrifty Blogging Resources

Fabulous and thrifty blogging resources I know of quite a few resources on being frugal that I intend to share with you from time to…

The simple way to find quality second hand bargains

What do you think of buying things second hand? I am all for it myself; cheaper prices, you are recycling and a recoup of money…

5 ways to teach children to be responsible about money

I truly believe that a sound financial education starts young. It is very important that children learn to be responsible about money  learn the value…

Tips for easy family budgeting

Today – easy family budgeting Easy family budgeting Do you find family  budgeting easy? Nope, me neither. I still don’t find it easy despite writing…

How to Save Money with High Street Huddle

Being a parent can be a costly business  but there is away to reduce these costs simply by coming together with others online who want…

What are your family finance questions? #MoneyHangout

Do you have family finance questions you would like answering in a clear and accessible way? Legal & General has done some research into the…

The best reasons to get a high interest current account

  There are many good reasons to get a high interest current account,personally I just really like being able to access my money as soon…

Higher Education within a Tight Budget

Education within a Tight Budget With the knowledge about the significance of education, this could potentially be the time that you set aside money to…

Bruno Tonioli on how the FSCS protects your money

Have you heard of the FSCS? No? I hadn’t either, but actually as they are so absolutely crucial to our financial security it’ s a…

Are you one of the millions entitled to compensation from a mis sold bank account?

Are you one of the millions entitled to compensation from a MIS sold bank account? It has recently been determined that fines and fees charged…

2 easy ways to save over £250 through your water usuage

A recent survey was carried out on water usage in UK homes. It looked at several areas where people could save money and water. There…

Never lose your insurance policy again

  Sometimes the simplest ideas really are the best aren’t they! I am for ever misplacing important document so any solution for keeping such things…

Ten ways to keep warm and cosy this Autumn (without putting on the heating)

When your kids start to whine that it’s getting cold, rather than reaching for the heating, try these simply warming tips first. Here are my…

The Best Cash Drawer for Your iPad POS System

I suppose as a thrifty blogger money and it’s transactions is bound to interest me. Even little kids love to play with cash registers don’t…

What does a 13 year old know about money?

  An interview with  Sam,  age 13  about money. Sam is Helen (from The Crazy Kitchen)  son Do you get pocket money? No Do you…

10 money saving tips for families

With the cost of raising a child until their 21st birthday rising to £225,000, it is clear that as a family, we need to budget…

The cost of running a home today

The cost of running a home can just feel all too much can’t it? Does it get you down. I find by organizing myself and…

Getting a home when you live on a budget

Today – Getting a home when you live on a budget Getting a home when you live on a budget Home ownership is becoming increasingly…

What does an 11 year old know about money? (we asked Hanna)

An interview with  Hanna aged 11, daughter of the lovely Helen Jessup who blogs at  The Crazy Kitchen.   Do you get pocket money? NO!…

What does a 10 year old know about money (we asked Miss E)

Miss E is the daughter of Jen from LoveChicLiving. She is 10 years old and a very clever young lady. Let’s have a look at…