How to beat the banks at interest rates

This month three of the big banks raised interest rates on their variable home loan rate. Despite no move from the RBA, National Australia Bank (NAB) was the only one to stay on hold. So, if you have a mortgage on your home you might be groaning in preparation of paying more. On an average…

Three tips to avoid a wedding debt trap

The question no engaged couple (or their families) want to contemplate is what to do when you can’t actually afford your wedding. We won’t lie. It’s easy to look at weddings like OG Instagram influencer Gary Pepper Girl (aka Nicole Warne) and factor in five different looks, stunning floral arrangements and a little bit of…

Frollo: how to budget in two minutes

We get it. The only thing worse than creating a budget is having to live by that budget. That’s why we’re always on the look-out for new technology (or fun tips) to do the thinking for us. Our friends at the new budgeting app Frollo have taken this a leap further, with impressive saving results….

How to save $3,100 before Christmas

Ok this is a big call. Can you really save $3,100 before Christmas? You can. Of course, we know not everyone will be able to achieve all the tip Sourced from expert savers like our mums, mates, the internet (thank you OzBargain) and actual experts here’s our best go at saving you enough money to…

Spend or save? Top tips for planning your wedding

This is a guest article from Easy Weddings Your wedding day is meant to be one of the most magical days of your lives. But when you’re trying to plan a wedding while also trying to save for other important things, like a house deposit, new car or that honeymoon you’ve always dreamed of, life…