Why Passive Income Is Worth More Than Active Income

When we talk about financial independence, we often emphasise how important passive income is. Passive income makes money for you without effort. However, it can actually be worth more, dollar for dollar.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Arena on Windows Phone, Swap Heroes on iOS and Leo’s Fortune on Android. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


How The Last Two Digits Of A Price Can Show You're Desperate To Sell

Trying to set the price to sell something on eBay or Gumtree? The last two digits could matter a lot more than you realise, as Joshua Gans from the University of Toronto explains.


Avoid IKEA Stress By Shopping For Extras And Major Purchases Separately

Everyone knows that a trip to IKEA (or any oversized furniture store) is a stress test for a relationship. To avoid breaking up over a heated discussion about rugs, IKEA spokesperson Janice Simonsen suggests dividing your trip into two parts: major purchases and accessories.


Top 10 Mistakes We Make At The Supermarket (And How To Fix Them)

Shopping at the supermarket is one of those universal chores most of us could do better at. Here are ten common mistakes at the supermarket — and how to avoid them.


Calculate Your Overall Savings Rate To Measure Your Financial Health

When it comes to planning your financial future, it’s common to look at how much your investments are making or your employee benefits. One number can give you a birds-eye view on your overall situation: your personal savings rate.


Free Games Friday: BANG!, Townsmen, EA Sports UFC

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


Free Apps Friday: Synthtronica, MeTweet

Are you looking to make your smartphone or tablet more useful? Each week, we collect the latest productivity apps for Android, iOS and Windows Phone; all of which are 100 per cent free! Here are this week’s highlights.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Who Stole Me? on Android, BANG! on iOS and Mega Splash on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Choose The Right Topic If You Want To Make Money From Your Blog

It really is possible to make a decent living or at least generate side income by blogging — but you have to have a strategy. Problogger points out three key factors that influence how successful, revenue-wise, your blog might be.