Maximise Your Grocery Budget With The Inverted Pyramid Method

Meal planning is meant to save money and time during the week. But, sometimes, the process of meal planning itself can be time consuming. Frugal living site The Thriftiness Miss offers a simple method for organising weekly meals — plan using an inverted pyramid pattern.


Use Visual Triggers To Develop Better Money Habits

Visual cues remind you about your goals. But there’s another reason they’re effective: they can help you gradually develop better habits. At Budgets are Sexy, blogger J. Money explains that adding a trigger to your natural environment can force you to change your behaviour.


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At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone. Deals this week include R-Type on Android, Bomberman Chains on iOS and Photo Editor+ on Windows Phone. Download them all without spending a cent!


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How A Bit Of Gratitude Helped Improve My Spending Habits

Money seems like it has everything to do with logic and little to do with feelings — but our emotions can have a pretty big impact on how we deal with our finances. Gratitude, for example, can affect spending (and even investing) in a big way. Here’s a first-hand account of how it changed my own financial habits for the better.


How 'Accidental Reinforcement' Can Wreck Your Money Goals

When we succeed at something, we like to look for a pattern. And that’s great — we can then share and repeat that pattern for more success. But let’s say your success is accidental or based on luck. Then, maybe you mistakenly look for a pattern that doesn’t exist. Credit.com calls this “Accidental Reinforcement”, and says that it can hold you back.


Reconnect With Your Passion To Collect Experiences, Not Things

Time and money are both valuable. As we get older, we usually have less of the former. So when it comes to pursuing things we’re passionate about, a funny thing happens: we throw money at it, because we don’t have much time. The Simple Dollar’s Trent Hamm explains.


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Avoid 'The Bottom Dollar Effect' For More Satisfying Purchases

Money might not buy happiness, but how we choose to spend it does affect our satisfaction. A recent study found that when we buy something, we’re more satisfied with our purchase if we have money left over in our bank account.


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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 15% off everything at eBay, cheap Aldi electronics, free Udemy online courses. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.