Money Skills My Mother Taught Me

Today is Mother’s Day. I missed the postal deadline for sending a card so I’m writing this thank you post to my mother for all the life lessons she has taught me. Budgeting like a boss Since I started working at 12 years old I have always had a written budget. I was inspired to do … Read more

No More Thoughtless Spending

I’ve been a bit scatter-brained lately. In between trying to organise flights back to Ireland for the summer and then to New Zealand indefinitely, I’m also trying to launch a new business and write more for this blog. This means I have dropped the ball on being a kick-arse money manager. So it was that … Read more

Five Ways We Save Money for Travel

Two weeks ago my major work project was given an end date. Now I am without a regular income until the next project comes around. It’s times like this I’m so grateful for our savings buffer. Related posts Budgeting for Long-Term Travel: How Our Family of Four Does It How We Saved $35,000 to Travel the World for … Read more