Why You Should Be Making Extra Super Contributions And How To Start

Ahhh, superannuation. I’m sick and tired of talking about it to be honest BUT I feel like if I didn’t finish my super series off by telling you guys why and how to make extra super contributions, then I really wouldn’t be doing my job as a self-appointed personal finance blogger properly. If you’re readingContinue reading “Why You Should Be Making Extra Super Contributions And How To Start”

5 Ways To Talk About Money With Your Friends

Can we just take a second to talk about the ridiculous taboo that surrounds money conversations?! When we grow up our parents tell us that it’s rude to ask people how much money they earn, and how much money they have, and so it becomes an inherent belief in us that all money talk isContinue reading “5 Ways To Talk About Money With Your Friends”

How To Invest Your Super Ethically

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve dived head first into the incredibly daunting topic that is superannuation. The only reason that I haven’t already drowned in the deep waters of super information yet is that I’ve been breaking super topics down into smaller posts so that we can actually wrap our heads around it.Continue reading “How To Invest Your Super Ethically”

5 Hacks That Will Save You Money On Holiday: The Bathurst Edition

Listen up, I’m not here to preach to you that you gotta be saving money even when you’re on holiday. That’s a waste of time and anyone that tells you not to spend money on a holiday is full of shit. End of. The thing about holidays is that most people absolutely love them, andContinue reading “5 Hacks That Will Save You Money On Holiday: The Bathurst Edition”

Which Super Fund Should You Choose?

Welcome back to my SUPER SERIES; a series of blog posts in which I fill you in on everything super related that I’ve learnt over the past week. If you missed my previous post “What is Super and Why Should You Care?” let me explain why I’m writing these posts dedicated to the boring topicContinue reading “Which Super Fund Should You Choose?”

What Is Super And Why Should You Even Care?

Superannuation. You’ve heard of it, you have it, but what do you really know about it? For twenty-somethings, the benefits of super are really bloody hard to understand. I mean, why the hell should we care about money that we are supposedly going to get when we’re old, when we could be spending that moneyContinue reading “What Is Super And Why Should You Even Care?”

The Most Important Investment For All Twenty-Somethings

The other day I was watching my friend prepare pastry from scratch for a lemon meringue pie she was about to bake, when she turned to me and told me that she’d taken all of the money out of her superannuation account. I was fully aware that this girl was currently rolling out pastry forContinue reading “The Most Important Investment For All Twenty-Somethings”

Should You Rent Or Should You Buy?

Ahhh, the age old question that every millennial faces at some point in their young adult lives. Should I keep paying an extortionate amount of rent each week to live in a hipster neighbourhood right in the heart of the CBD, or should I buy a developed house in the middle of a ‘lifestyle estate’Continue reading “Should You Rent Or Should You Buy?”

I Ate Hello Fresh For A Week To See If It’s Worth My Money. Here’s What I Learnt.

Quick PSA: I am NOT affiliated with Hello Fresh at all. I was just lucky enough to have a mate with a free Hello Fresh box voucher. Look, I enjoy a freebie just as much as the next person. In fact, I probably enjoy it even more being The Stingy Bitch and all. So, whenContinue reading “I Ate Hello Fresh For A Week To See If It’s Worth My Money. Here’s What I Learnt.”

How To Stop Comparing Your Financial Position To Others

Comparing yourself to others. It f*in sucks, doesn’t it? How many times have you been scrolling through social media only to think to yourself “damn that girl is so much prettier than I am” or “bloody hell that guy has way bigger muscles than me?!” I know I’m guilty of it (especially the guys havingContinue reading “How To Stop Comparing Your Financial Position To Others”