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improve your bank balance

Looking To Make Money? 3 Essential Tips That Could Improve Your Bank Balance

If your bank balance isn’t looking as good as you hoped, you may be forgiven for thinking that you will never be happy with your financial situation. However, you can make changes today that could improve your bank balance in a short space of time. Here are 3 essential tips that could make your bank […]

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stretch your money

Find Extra Cash Without Earning More: How a DIY Approach Can Stretch Your Money

If you’re the sort of person who always pays someone else to fix your broken things, you could be spending too much money. In fact, if you learned to manage a few DIY skills, you might have more money to stash in the bank.   Stretch Your Money by Saving Money on Home Repairs Squeaky […]

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stop wasting money

Stop Wasting Money on These Items Now

Our lives are moving so fast each day, with work, family, a social life, that maybe we don’t even know how many wasteful items we are spending our hard-earned money on each day.  While that may be true for some, I think for most it is just the ease of the grab-and-go, being financially lazy […]

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simple living

Simple Living: A Life With Less Stuff

Human beings are like magpies. You see something shiny and you want to buy it. Buying new, shiny things gives a buzz of excitement, an immediate gratification. But the thrill is short lived. Soon your proud new purchase becomes just another barely-used item taking up space in your house. In today’s demanding world of high-pressure […]

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best time to buy

Knowing the Best Time to Buy Can Save You Big Money

Knowing the best time to buy is often tied to when retailers are making room for new product models or around seasonal shopping holidays. Shopping for big ticket items  Use the month by month guide below to see when the most popular consumer products are on sale. In addition, here are some shopping tips and […]

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One Minute Money Tip – Control Spending by Avoiding Impulse Purchases

One Minute Money Tips are designed to be quick easy reading that can save you lots of money! Did you know that 80% of impulse buying is because the item is “on sale”?  Let’s be honest, sales are designed to get you to spend money plain and simple.  Does 20% off sound like a good […]

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