Prevent Clutter By Asking Yourself Where Items Will Go Before Buying

The best way to get rid of clutter is by preventing it from accumulating in the first place. The next time you’re out shopping, ask yourself where the item you’re considering buying is going to go, even if it’s not an impulse buy.


Hump Day Deals: PC Clearance Sale, $39.95 Nokia Lumia 530, Free Ebooks

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include cheap Xbox 360 bundle, PC Case Gear clearance sale, get a Nokia Lumia 530 for $39.50. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain. (To make things easier, deals are now grouped into related categories.)


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

Today’s best deals include Gobliiins trilogy on Android, GPS: Car Video Recorder on iOS and SuperPhoto on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Simplify And Find Your True Style With A 10-Item Wardrobe

It’s a common conundrum: We have too many clothes and nothing to wear. Tailor your wardrobe into just 10 core pieces (plus extras), however, and you could change your life.


Temporary Lock For Credit Cards Is A Neat Idea

What’s more annoying than losing your credit card? Thinking you’ve lost it, calling the bank to cancel it, and then finding it five minutes later. So being able to apply a “temporary lock” is a potentially handy alternative.


Clipp Hands-On: Are Bar Tab Apps A Convenience Or Nuisance?

Clipp is a mobile payment app for Android and iOS that purports to streamline bar tab management. The app is compatible with the point-of-sale systems of more than 700 venues around Australia, with support for all states and territories. So is there actually any advantage to Clipp, or is it basically no different to plonking down your credit card? We recently tested the app at our local bar in a bid to find out.


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

Today’s best deals include Hitman GO on Android, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on iOS and Final Fantasy III on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


When You Repeatedly Fail At Financial Change

During 2004, 2005 and early 2006, I made a lot of feeble attempts at turning our finances around. I’d make these little commitments to myself to stop spending so much money or to start paying off credit cards. It never took very long before those commitments fell apart and, before long, I didn’t even really believe in those commitments.


Think Of Retirement As Freedom, Not A Deadline

Most of us think of saving for retirement as a chore. It’s a goal that can seem incredibly stressful to reach. If you’re saving for retirement, it might help to stop defining it as a deadline.


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

Today’s best deals include World of Goo on Android, Over There 2 on iOS and 1Shot Camera on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!