Saving Stories

Babies

  • How I saved over $1000 in my baby's first 8 months
  • My sister is smarter on one income
  • Saving one income made a big difference

General

  • $150 a year out of the rubbish and into your wallet!
  • $150,000 paid off mortgage in under 6 years
  • $3 clothes hanger saves money and memories
  • $30,000 saving when we purchased a house
  • $3900 saved for two days work!
  • 'Bank of Hubby' finally has us saving!
  • 'Live simply, so others can simply live'
  • 'Old dogs' learn new tricks and save $60,000!
  • 1% savings rule makes debt reduction less daunting
  • 11 years of baking helped pay for our cars
  • A better way to budget
  • A good move reducing our annual budget
  • A happy life on a single wage
  • A much loved gift from Grandpa's shirts
  • A savings success story
  • A series of (un)fortunate events
  • A simple budget change saves over $600
  • A weekend of family luxury for $30
  • Affordable farewells for loved ones
  • Ask around for dog kennel supplies
...and 110 more!

Habits

  • $2000 saved on lunches
  • $30,000 saved in one year
  • $4,000 saved in one year
  • 'Bank of Hubby' finally has us saving!
  • 1% savings rule makes debt reduction less daunting
  • A good move reducing our annual budget
  • A simple budget change saves over $600
  • Armed with skills to save
  • Avoid buying on impulse and keep the money
  • Avoid doing the Twenty Dollar Tango!
  • Being frugal can be fun
  • Buy children one present each a month
  • Confessions of a shopaholic
  • Debt free and never happier
  • Don't buy snacks from work
  • Eating in feeds friendship not debt
  • Exchange goods and produce with friends
  • Family baking day saves EVERYONE money!
  • Four years of cut lunches = an Olympic holiday!
  • Friends who pamper together, save together!
...and 54 more!

Money Boxes

  • 50c holiday fund saves $1200!
  • Coffee Jar as Money tin
  • Coin box habit pays our bills
  • Collecting coins to give to the Red Cross
  • Collecting gold coins
  • Collecting Silver Coins
  • Deposit jar of spare coins into award saver account
  • I kept gold coins and paid 2 car registrations
  • Keep change in money box for child
  • Keeping savings goals in sight
  • Large Money Can
  • Money box for uniforms and books
  • Money box that can't be opened
  • Money Jar
  • Money tin pays for renovations
  • Money tin savings work online too
  • New TV from loose change
  • No money? No way!
  • Our piggy bank furnished our first home
  • Save $2 a day and accumulate $730 a year
...and 8 more!

Savings Accounts

  • $25,000 saved in three years
  • 1% savings rule makes debt reduction less daunting
  • Helping those in need
  • My expenses are covered with different accounts
  • Saved $20,000 for dream holiday

Travel

  • 5 trips to the UK
  • Extra spending money with a bit of research!
  • Family holiday saving plan
  • Four years of cut lunches = an Olympic holiday!
  • Holiday to Europe started with $5.00
  • Metal and cans paid for my holiday!
  • Our chickens are paying for our Christmas holiday!
  • Planning overseas trips adds up to a priceless saving
  • Save money each week for overseas trip
  • Save the pennies and they'll soon become pounds!
  • Summer break with savings to spare
  • The write way to enjoy a day out

Weddings

  • A wedding with one week's notice
  • Big wedding day savings
  • Dream wedding for $1500
  • Eloping saved us thousands
  • Family catering saved heaps
  • Get married for $100
  • Hidden talents will save you heaps!
  • Last minute bouquet saved me hundreds!
  • Overseas wedding was cheaper
  • Saved $10,000 on wedding
  • Scaled down reception
  • Surprise picnic wedding
  • Tight budget tips
  • Tips on how to achieve a $2000 wedding