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”

How Instant Vs Delayed Gratification Affects Your Money

The other day my mate and I were singing along very loudly (and very badly) to Halsey as we drove back from picking up our favourite baked ricotta cheesecake from our favourite patisserie. We didn’t even have an excuse for picking up a cheesecake. We just wanted to celebrate the fact that we both hadContinue reading “How Instant Vs Delayed Gratification Affects Your Money”

Why I’ll Never Stop Spending Money On Food (and Why You Shouldn’t Either)

You know what I am sick and tired of hearing? Older generations telling us that, if we want to be successful at saving money, we have to stop going out to eat so much. Seriously, do they know how hard it is to STOP going out to eat when a new vegetarian ramen restaurant popsContinue reading “Why I’ll Never Stop Spending Money On Food (and Why You Shouldn’t Either)”

3 Money Lessons I’ve Learnt In The First Six Months of My Relationship

The honeymoon period of a relationship. It’s all sunshine and rainbows, right? Everything is fun, fresh and exciting. You want to spend every minute of your time with your person and you just can’t ever see anything ever going wrong between the two of you. Ok, as corny and unrealistic as that might sound, I’mContinue reading “3 Money Lessons I’ve Learnt In The First Six Months of My Relationship”

5 Money Rules To Follow In A Share House

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past month, here’s some news for you. I recently moved into a share house with some of my best mates! Wait, hold up, are you saying that the world doesn’t actually revolve around me and you’ve got better things to think about then who theContinue reading “5 Money Rules To Follow In A Share House”

Should You Invest Your Money?

The other day my mate received a very decent redundancy payout from her workplace thanks to COVID-19. After realising that this was the largest number she had ever seen sitting in her very own bank account, she turned to me and asked me what the hell she should do with all of it. Should sheContinue reading “Should You Invest Your Money?”