How to have a baby on a budget
Family finance, Life and Parenting, Saving money

How to save money and have a baby on a budget

Are you expecting a baby or planning to have a baby and wondering if you can afford it or how much it will actually cost? There are plenty of articles and research out there about what the cost of having a baby is, and the cost of raising a child. The problem is they mostly …

make money doing market research surveys
Making money, Surveys

Make money online with Pinecone research

One of the best sites I’ve come across for making money online with surveys is PineCone Research. It’s a consumer research site that pays you to answer market research questions about new products. You can sign up here to get started. The pay a great set fee for every survey you take, and the reward …

Food, Life and Parenting

Creative Halloween Bakes and Party Food Inspiration

With Halloween just around the corner, I thought it’d be fun to share a roundup of all the best Halloween bakes! Here are some fun and festive Halloween inspired recipes, from spooky spider cookies, to amazing pumpkin spice cupcakes. If you’re wanting to create some Halloween themed treats check out these brilliant bakes and makes. …

Should you give your children pocket money
Family finance, Life and Parenting

Should you give your children pocket money?

My children are starting to get to that age now where they often want to buy things or ask for money, and we’ve been thinking about when it’s appropriate to start giving pocket money. There are so many things to think about though! What age to start giving it? How much should they get? Do …

Brexit and the implications for households
Family finance, Saving money

Preparing for a hard Brexit: What are the potential implications for your household?

All over the news at the moment is Brexit, and the potential effect it will have on the economy, immigration, and the country as a whole. What’s harder to figure out though, is what that actually means for the average family household. Regardless of whether you’re a Leaver or a Remainer, if recent reports are …

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Making money, Surveys

How To Make Money Online With Earnably

Earnably is a get-paid-to site. This means that they offer rewards and payment for completing certain tasks. These can include answering surveys, watching videos and completing offers. I’ve been using Earnably for a few months now and really like it. Much like Insatgc, you earn points which you can exchange for a wide variety of …

How to run a successful side hustle
Making money

Five Tips For Running A Successful Side Hustle – Even If You Think You Have No Time!

Have you ever thought about working a side hustle to make some extra money, but then left it as just a thought because you felt like it would be too much to fit around your existing commitments? Think again! This post is by Ruth who runs and gives some great tips and advice for …