Tag Archives: Savings

Saving in a material world

Posted on 23. Feb, 2015 by .

  It’s not easy to be thrifty in our consumer society. We’re surrounded by so much temptation that it can be difficult to avoid spending money. So why not try taking a break from spending? If you can tighten your belt on the little things, it can help ensure you have enough for the odd […]

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Tips and traps of credit

Posted on 26. Jun, 2014 by .

Starting out with a HECS debt is bad enough, but abusing a credit card can also mean trouble. Admittedly it’s tempting to spend with interest rates at current levels, but most credit cards still have double-digit rates.[1] Of course a card is useful when you don’t have ready cash, but unless you pay off the […]

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Tips and traps of credit

Tips and traps of credit

Posted on 26. Jun, 2014 by .

Starting out with a HECS debt is bad enough, but abusing a credit card can also mean trouble. Admittedly it’s tempting to spend with interest rates at current levels, but most credit cards still have double-digit rates.[1] Of course a card is useful when you don’t have ready cash, but unless you pay off the […]

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