October Extra Income Report

Hello and welcome to my first ever income report!

They say money is the last taboo. So why am I publishing my earnings?

Well, the Boost My Budget project has two main purposes:

  1. To make more money for me
  2. To make more money for you!

By sharing honestly exactly how much money I managed to make each month and where it came from, I hope my income reports will be a genuinely useful resource for anyone else looking to make a bit of extra cash.

Also, sharing my income will help me hold myself accountable and will hopefully motivate me to increase that figure each month!

I hope that seeing …

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Save money on your online shopping with TopCashback.co.uk - check my review to see how much I saved

TopCashback Review: Big Savings On Your Online Shopping

What is TopCashback?

TopCashback.co.uk is a site that offers cashback and discount codes on your online shopping. Whenever you want to buy something online, simply log in to TopCashback, search for the name of the shop (or browse by category), and see what offers are available. Then, simply click through to the shop website using the TopCashback link, and shop as normal.

For example, last month I needed to buy single-trip European breakdown cover for a weekend trip to Belgium :). I searched the car insurance providers listed on TopCashback and decided to go with RAC European Cover. They had an offer for cashback of 26.25% on any insurance policy. …

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Book Review: Get Rich Click! by Marc Ostrofsky

Book Review: Get Rich Click!

One of my goals at Boost My Budget is to educate myself about personal finance. So, I’ve set myself a challenge: to read one personal finance book every month.

Perhaps I’ve fallen at the first hurdle, because my first choice of book isn’t strictly personal finance related – but it IS all about making money on the internet, so how could I resist?!

This month’s book is . Yes, the exclamation mark is in the book’s title. The book is subtitled ‘The Ultimate Guide to Making Money on the Internet’ and promises to teach you ‘hundreds of unique ways to make money online’.

There is something counterintuitive about reading a …

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my first month matched betting experience - how I made £266 online

My First Month of Matched Betting

What is ‘no risk’ matched betting?

Matched betting claims to be a completely legal and tax free way of making big money online from bookmakers.

It’s not gambling, because your bets are based on mathematical calculations, not chance. When done correctly, you make a profit every time.

Better still, all your winnings are tax free, because they technically count as ‘gambling wins’ which don’t have to be declared to HMRC in the UK.

Sounds too good to be true…

Doesn’t it?

That’s what I thought when I first heard about matched betting. I was very sceptical and definitely turned off by the word ‘betting’. I have …

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