Putting Some Perspective on Your Living Standards

So I share lots and lots of advice and stuff about how one can possibly go about stretching each and every one of their pennies and pounds spent, which is only a good thing I guess. After all, the cost of living is indeed rising at a rate which many of us cannot keep up […]

All they are saying is give thrift a chance

Can living more frugally make you happier? We joined the super-scrimpers’ festival to find out THE first time I went to a festival, I paid £150 for the privilege of camping on what quickly became a quagmire after a torrential downpour. Having forked out a small fortune for the tickets, my friend’s mother had packed […]

What is Bitcoin and how to trade it online

Bitcoin is one of the most-talked about ‘financial asset’ in the world today. Traders, analysts, regulators, and media professionals are currently looking more into Bitcoin, which is the biggest cryptocurrency in the world.

When Pinching Pennies Isn’t Enough

Over the past few decades, the percentage of the US GDP going to the masses has gone down while that going to the top has increased greatly. Previously, manufacturing plants were major employers. Now, Walmart and fast food restaurants are some of the most common jobs. This has meant a drop in pay for many […]

Are You Financially Ready for the Holidays?

While it is true that holidays are the time of the year where you are supposed to relax and spend some time with loved ones, it is also a period of increased spending. All those presents, Christmas decorations and family dinners can be incredibly expensive. This can be particularly troublesome for those who failed to […]