How to Use Pocketbook to Track Expenses, Savings and Stay on Budget

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I’m always interested in new technology and I love trying out new tools that promise to simplify my life and my finances. That’s why I was excited to learn about Pocketbook, a new Australian money management tool and app that integrates with your bank account. I’ve been using Pocketbook for a few months now, figuring [...]

Financially Savvy Saturday: 33rd Edition

Hello lovelies, This weekend I’m ever-so excited to be co-hosting the 33rd edition of Financially Savvy Saturday, a blog hop created specifically for personal finance writers! We welcome all things money here. Whether you’ve written anything from budgeting to spending, you’re invited to link-up. If it ties into personal finance, we want to read it! [...]

How Much Should You Spend on Your Hobby?

How much should you spend on your hobby

There are plenty of articles written about how much to spend on the essentials – from paying off your mortgage, to saving money on groceries, and putting money aside for retirement. But less is written about spending on the non-essentials. The things that we don’t need, but that we do just because they make us [...]

Are You Experiencing a Quarter Life Crisis?

Mid Life Crisis 30

Do you ever get that nagging feeling that you aren’t quite doing what you should be doing with your life? This feature goes by many names: a midlife crisis at 30, a quarter-life crisis, or a pre-30 crisis. Basically, you get to a stage where you feel like you haven’t achieved what you should have. [...]