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From over £15,000 in savings, to nearly £4,000 debt in 12 months.

Before I use this blog to document my process of getting out of -£4,000 of consumer and vehicle finance debt. I feel that I should take some time to reflect on how I actually got here. 744 more words


Poll: How much do you expect to spend on gifts this holiday season?

It appears that Americans may be spending less for the holiday season this year.

According to several polls, holiday shoppers are saying they will spend less money on presents this eyar. 101 more words


A Letter for This Season with a Reason

Truth by #theminimalists

Dear relatives and friends,

Once again the yuletide season has come upon us and many of us feel obligated to buy everyone a present for the fear of being perceived as lacking of love or care. 459 more words


Fed up with your December birthday? Then change it

For years my Christmas-time birthday was a huge disappointment.  As a child it was over-shadowed by the seasonal festivities and couldn’t help but be just another strain on the family finances at the most expensive time of the year.  501 more words


Swayed and Seduced...(NOT!)

December makes an entrance
With a cacophony of TV ads
All Christmassy stuff
Buy this! Get that!
I avoid shopping malls
Finding exits where I can…

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How to Stop Spending All of your Money!

Hello everyone!

As we approach the highly commercialized O.o holiday season, I feel compelled to share some money saving tips. These are not just for the holiday season, but can be implemented in everyday life to help you keep the purse strings closed. 791 more words


5 Totally Achievable Money Goals to Work Toward in 2018

(Source: grow.acorns.com)

When it comes to setting financial resolutions, figuring out a good starting point isn’t always easy. Yeah, we all know the importance of spending less and saving more in theory, but to imagine actually putting those principles into practice can be a challenge—especially during this particularly indulgent time of year. 597 more words

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