saving money

500GB Samsung 850 EVO SSD Is $240 Delivered From Amazon

The Australian dollar might be weaker than it was a year ago, but bargains can still be found on the likes of Amazon. If you’re in the market for an SSD, Samsung’s 500GB 850 EVO is currently on-sale for $US180. Even when you factor in the exchange rate and shipping, it’s a great deal compared to local offerings.


Everything You Need To Consider Before Having Another Child

In many ways, deciding whether to have another child is even harder than deciding on having the first one. It’s a lot more complex than asking “Do we want more children and do we have enough money? OK, go!” Adding another child is almost like creating a whole new family again. Here are some things you should consider as you ponder this difficult choice.


No Matter What, Building Wealth Always Comes Down To These Four Pillars

Building wealth is simple. Not easy, but simple. We’d all like to make more money, but if your long term prize is financial independence, there aren’t any shortcuts. There are only these four basic rules.


Dealhacker: Get A 55-Inch 4K TV From Aldi For $799

This deal is straight-up bonkers. Aldi is selling Bauhn’s 55-inch Ultra HD TV for just $799. That’s a 55-inch 4K panel with a native resolution of 3840×2160 pixels. For $799. Read on for the specifications.


How To Reduce Online Fraud And Cyber Crime

Online fraud is rampant, and many Australians end up duped into sending money overseas as a result of romance or business scams. But as Cassandra Cross from Queensland University of Technology explains, it is possible to stop these crimes before they send people broke.


Hump Day Deals: Free Pussy Cats, 80% Off Rockstar Games, Half-Price Wines

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: 80% off Rockstar games from the PlayStation Store, adopt a cat from RSPCA Victoria for free, get 50 per cent off select wines at Vinomofo. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.


Consider The Cost Of Getting Rid Of An Item Before Buying It

In an ideal world, you’d buy the things you need once and then keep it for life. Then life happens. You need to move, stuff gets old or you need to upgrade. Before buying something, consider how much it would cost to get rid of it if you had to.


Tigerair Has Reduced Its Carry-On Baggage Allowance

Tigerair Australia already has a deserved reputation for meanness with baggage: it charges a fortune for excess baggage and weighs your hand luggage before you board to make sure you comply with its limits. That process will now be even harder, since the allowed weight for carry-on has dropped from 10kg to 7kg.


Save Money On Clothes By Finding Inventive Ways To Use What You Have

Refreshing your wardrobe with the latest styles and trends puts pressure on your wallet. Instead of adding to your closet, try these tips to reinvent the clothes you already own.


If You're Frugal And Your Friends Aren't, Initiate The Invitation 

We don’t always have the same money habits our friends do. If you’re frugal, it can be frustrating to always turn down a friend who likes to go out and spend money. You can easily get over this by initiating the invitation.