Vacation on a budget!

November 4th, 2018

Whenever I see pictures of pristine white beaches against the beautiful backdrop of a shoreline littered with trees and a hammock gently swinging in the distance, I sigh with contentment as I imagine myself there enjoying it all. Of course that’s a dream, reality usually intrudes as I face whatever task I am doing far [...]

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Education costs

October 30th, 2018

Do you have children? Well even if you don’t have children of your own I am sure that you are aware that there are several costs associated with raising children.  You might think of the obvious cost of food, clothing and any medical attention that they might need but one of the major challenges that [...]

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Children and budget planning- a good mix!

October 21st, 2018

I am sure that you have seen children shopping with their parents and begging them to buy items.  Often the parents react with either mild or severe annoyance to their child’s request.  Parents often give very little explanation to their children but the message that the child hears is that there is no money to [...]

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Party Planning on a budget!

October 1st, 2018

Often party plans can get shelved when consumers are faced with huge costs. So what can you do when you want to plan a party but your budget is not up to the task? Don’t worry I can give you tips on how to plan a fabulous party with limited resources. Budget The first thing [...]

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Home Decor on a budget!

September 25th, 2018

Have you ever seen those beautiful hotel rooms or seen one between the pages of a magazine and wondered how you could afford it? Well it is possible to have your house looking good on a budget! Decor options The best factor to consider when deciding on decor is to check what works for your [...]

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Pet Care – How to Afford Pet Care!

September 22nd, 2018

I love the idea of getting a new pet for my home.  The ever present problem of course is to get a pet that I can afford.  The initial purchase cost of the pet is a factor but I also need a pet that is low maintenance so that I am not saddled with extra [...]

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