Well, in November I said that Step Four was coming soon but I wouldn't really count five months as soon. Oopsies. Things have definitely changed though since November. We're currently in the middle of a global pandemic. I know people are sick of hearing about it, but we can't ignore or avoid it. It's something [...]
Step three is where I'm at - building an emergency fund. In life, there are always things that pop up that we're not expecting, but the beauty is that we can often actually be prepared. An emergency fund is just one way to be prepared financially. Now, let's be clear... A new pair of shoes [...]
In step one we looked at why it's good to have clear financial goals in place before doing anything else when it comes to owning our finances. The next step is to look at your financial situation as a whole. List all of your debts List all of your assets List all of your weekly/fortnightly/monthly expenses [...]
Sometimes the hardest thing about trying to sort out a budget or get ourselves out of debt or grow our savings is knowing where to actually start. How do I even create a budget? Do I tackle debt first? Do I start saving first? Do I tackle debt and save at the same time? What [...]
I originally started this site with the aim to help people by sharing about things that have happened in my world. The goal is still to help people, but I've had a little refocus and thought I'd fill you in on what things will start to look like around here. If you've been following this [...]
Last week I made this to help me stop wasting money on buying lunches when I should just be more organised!
Hope it helps you too!
If you read my post on why I changed my degree, you'll know that I am passionate about personal finance. If you just know me in general, you'll also know I love personal finance as well as a good Excel spreadsheet! (Excel is where I have created my budget) I thought I'd do a quick [...]
Earlier this year I put a post on my Instagram about being accepted into Deakin University and had said: "I'll put a post up soon to fill you in on why I decided to change degrees". Soon turned out to be a month later, but better late than never! I have always been intrigued by [...]