Category Archives: Saving Money

How to Save Money on Your Next Business Trip from Melbourne

How to Save Money on Your Next Business Trip from Melbourne

Travelling for business can throw up a number of financial pitfalls.

When you haven’t yet been given a company credit card, being forced to use your own dime before claiming it back at the end of the month can be a frustrating experience—especially if you’re short on funds (as most of us are at this time of year) in the first place.

While many of you will use your own credit card to avoid cash coming out of your personal account, it pays to try to save money on things like flights, parking, accommodation and food, even if you will eventually get it back.

But how do you save money on an activity that can be notoriously expensive?

Check out our top tips below—from luggage hacks, airport packing and accommodation advice—we cover it all to make sure your next business trip is easy on the credit card balance and keeps your blood pressure at an acceptable level.

1. Shop around for airport parking

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Saving or Investing – What should I do with my money?

Saving or Investing – What should I do with my money?

Deciding what to do with our money is an often tricky minefield, particularly when we are not well-versed at handling our finances. We discuss the important points that will help you decide if saving or investing is the best course of action for you, depending on your personal situation and financial goals. The difference between… Continue Reading

Home Services That Can Actually Save You Money

Home Services That Can Actually Save You Money

Making a house your home takes work, and sometimes you need a little outside help to keep everything in order. Countless companies and professionals have built businesses providing home services that help you maintain your house and everyone inside it. Living frugally means being a do-it-yourself guru, but from time to time you’ve got to… Continue Reading