Compound interest – a quick guide
Compound interest – a quick guide

If you want to give someone a great insight into money, teach them about compound interest. Why? Compound interest is¬†awesome! Compound interest occurs when: You have an investment that earns interest You add the interest…

6 ways companies eat your budget
6 ways companies eat your budget

Businesses make products and services that we want to use. In return, we pay to use those products and services. But businesses are always under financial pressure – for survival, growth or gluttony – and…

How are you using debt?
How are you using debt?

Debt is available, and it wants you. If you meet the criteria, you can get a home loan, credit card or personal loan.¬†Need a new computer, fridge or car? Your friendly local car dealer can…

Never borrow to buy things that lose money
Never borrow to buy things that lose money

During my student days, I was working the register at a local bottle shop when a Random Man started talking money. He’d overhead some young gents discussing a new car they were going to buy….

The 4 Big Reasons to Create a Budget
The 4 Big Reasons to Create a Budget

Fed up with seeing your money just disappear? It sure is frustrating, and that frustration alone is a good enough reason to start budgeting. But if you don’t think you’re ready, or don’t think you…