How to Set Up Your Home Office on a Budget

As a solopreneur and/or freelancer, the first place you usually start your business from is out of your home as getting a traditional office will swallow the bulk of your budget. However, having a home office can be tricky. It can be easy to get distracted working out of your home (television, kids, chores, etc). Initially, you need to assign a suitable location within your home to transform into a...

How to Succeed at a Daily No Spend Challenge

How to Succeed at a Daily No Spend Challenge

If your spending is out of control and you find yourself unable to engage discipline when it comes to managing your money and saving money, a no spend challenge might be what you need. The idea of a no spend challenge sounds frightening but it doesn’t have to be an unpleasant process. The key here is to start small but think of the bigger picture and what you’ll have achieved...

Book Review – Your Money or Your Life by Joe Dominguez & Vicki Robin

Book Review – Your Money or Your Life by Joe Dominguez & Vicki Robin

Your Money or Your Life was the book that led me to seriously start questioning what I’m doing with my life and how I’m spending my time on earth. It’s one of the books that instigated me to start looking at ways to not just become debt free but financially independent so I can pursue the things I really love doing. The norm is – graduate, get a job, work,...

Book Review – The Richest Man in Babylon by George Samuel Clason

7 Cures for a Lean Purse - The Richest Man in Babylon

I was around 15 when I first came across The Richest Man in Babylon. I was a spoilt little girl who had everything back then so I didn’t appreciate the lessons in the book. When I picked it up again recently, I read it with a more mature mind and though the book is over 50 years old, the information still remains valid. The Richest Man in Babylon by George...