Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about building a house answered by a 26 year old first home buyer

Building your first house is equal parts exciting and overwhelming! I’ve asked a recent first home builder all your burning questions about everything building a house related My boyfriend is currently in the process of building his first home! The slab is down and now he’s waiting on the bricks to arrive. Exciting times! EvenContinue reading “Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about building a house answered by a 26 year old first home buyer”

The best cheap and simple Bruschetta that’s perfect for entertaining

Looking for a simple crowd pleasing appetiser to prepare for guests? This simple bruschetta is easy to make and delicious. It is also vegetarian and budget friendly. Makes: 20 pieces Required time: 20 minutes Recently I went to a sunset beach picnic with friends. We took bruschetta and everyone loved it – including my chefContinue reading “The best cheap and simple Bruschetta that’s perfect for entertaining”

25 free (or cheap) ways to have fun outside of the house and save money

Sometimes, to hit your savings goals, you need to spend less money. That’s a fact of life. However, this does not mean you need to have any less fun. Here are 20 free (or very cheap) activities to do outside of your house. This post may contain affiliate links, which means I’ll receive a commissionContinue reading “25 free (or cheap) ways to have fun outside of the house and save money”

The Best Tips On How To Host A Frugal Party Without Your Guests Knowing It Was Budget Friendly

Entertaining at home, hosting your own events and self catering your parties is a great way to save money. Here are some tips to help you throw frugal parties on a budget. When I got serious about saving a $90,000 house deposit (you can read about that here) one of the first things I changedContinue reading “The Best Tips On How To Host A Frugal Party Without Your Guests Knowing It Was Budget Friendly”

Want to be better with money? 11 underrated daily changes so you spend less and save more

I truly believe that every dollar counts when you’re trying to improve your finances. Your daily spending habits make a huge difference in your savings rate and overall financial situation. This post may contain affiliate links, which means I’ll receive a commission if you purchase through my link, at no extra cost to you. EverydayContinue reading “Want to be better with money? 11 underrated daily changes so you spend less and save more”

The Step By Step Guide On How To Calculate Your Net Worth And Why You Need To Be Tracking It

Net Worth is a term we associate with the rich and famous of this world. In reality everyone has a Net Worth that they should calculate and track to monitor financial health. Britney Spears’ Net Worth is reportedly $60 million. Taylor Swift’s Net Worth is estimated to be $356 million. The Beatles’ Paul McCartney hasContinue reading “The Step By Step Guide On How To Calculate Your Net Worth And Why You Need To Be Tracking It”

$90,000 In 2.5 Years For A Deposit At 23. My 10 Best Tips To Save Your Deposit Quickly

So you’ve decided to buy a house? Congratulations! Saving a deposit can feel overwhelming but these 10 tips will help you get started and get into your new place in no time. Are you sick of rent inspections? Do you crave your own light filled, plant friendly space where you’re allowed to put hooks inContinue reading “$90,000 In 2.5 Years For A Deposit At 23. My 10 Best Tips To Save Your Deposit Quickly”

I purchased my first investment property at 23. Five mistakes I made and how to avoid them

Buying my first property is my proudest financial achievement to date. I have no regrets (or buyers remorse) about my property. However, I have learnt some lessons along the way. Here are the 6 things I will do differently next time. When you start looking to buy a property it is exciting but it’s alsoContinue reading “I purchased my first investment property at 23. Five mistakes I made and how to avoid them”