saving money

Top 10 Tips Every Renter Should Know

When you’re a renter, you have more flexibility in moving and deciding where to live. There are other pros — and cons — of renting, though, so here are our top 10 tips to make life as a renter easier.

Personalise Your Debt To Motivate Yourself To Pay It Off

When you’re racking up debt, you know exactly what it is you want to spend your future money on. When it’s time to pay it off, however, it’s just one big number. To help motivate you to pay off your debt, remind yourself what you bought with it in the first place.

This Simple Calculator Explains The Basics Of Planning Your Retirement

If you ever want to retire, you have to start saving money for it, which means coming up with a plan. There are plenty of calculators that will help you do that, but if you’re new to the whole retirement planning thing, Fidelity’s myPlan lays out the basics.

The Complete Guide To Moving House [Infographic]

There’s so much stuff you have to do before and after you move to a new place. This exhaustive checklist from Barratt Homes will help to make the transition easier.

Briefly: Pluto Conspiracy, Hooters Tanks, 30GB Free Cloud Storage

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Hooters’ Aussie restaurants go into administration, get 30GB of free cloud storage from Pogoplug, did NASA fake the Pluto flyby?

Briefly: Commodore 64 Phone, 4D Hearts, New Golden Gaytime

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Streets launches chocolate-flavoured Golden Gaytime, Commodore releases retro gaming phone, why your fear of radiation is irrational.

Hump Day Deals: 52 Free Online Courses, Cheap Lingerie, 12 Krispy Kremes For $1

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: 10% off everything at OzGamesShop, 20% off lingerie at Marks & Spencer, buy 12 Krispy Kremes get 12 free (SA only). Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.

If You Won't Remember Something In A Week, Don't Buy It

Let’s face it: most of us spend money on things that are entirely unnecessary. We buy gadgets we don’t use, books we don’t read and experiences we don’t even remember. If you won’t remember something in a week, don’t bother spending money on it.

Briefly: Spotify Music Map, $15 Off Delivery Hero, Suicide Squad Trailer

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Spotify releases interactive musical map, get $15 off takeaway at Delivery Hero, watch the Suicide Squad trailer in HD.

Save Money On Road Trips With A Portable Kitchen Kit

When you’re on the road, going from one hotel to the next, eating out can cost you a huge chunk of change. With a portable kitchen kit, you can cook in your room and save that money for something else.