Clever Ways to Slash Your Water Bills

Clever Ways to Slash Your Water Bills

This is a guest post by Sara Williams who writes about everything to do with debt and credit ratings at Debt Camel.

You can’t switch a cheaper Water Company. People living in Somerset, Devon and Cornwall probably wish they could, as they pay an average of over £900 a year to South West Water if they have a meter. Move a few miles north of that area and people in the Severn Trent area are paying just over £500 for their metered water.

So what can you do to reduce your water bills?

Many people can save hundreds with a water meter

If you don’t have a meter, the …

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free budget printables - take control of your cash

11 Free Budget Printables: Take Control of Your Cash!

Budgeting changed my life.

It helped me learn how to save money, understand money, and stop wasting so much of the precious money that I work so hard for!

I know budget can seem like a scary word if you don’t know much about finance. But really, it doesn’t have to be. Think of ‘budgeting‘ as another way to say ‘being in control of your money‘. Who doesn’t want that, right?

Luckily, there are loads of free resources out there on the web to help you manage your money better, in an easy and fun way.

I’ve put together this list of free budget printables that …

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Over 27 GENIUS life hacks for saving money! You can save serious money with these tips and ideas! Lots of ways to automate your money saving so you don't even notice. Challenge yourself - you'll be surprised how much you save on your monthly budget!

27 Genius Life Hacks That Will Save You Money

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We all love the idea of saving money. But sometimes, thinking frugally can be a pain, right?

I don’t know about you, but I prefer to enjoy my money when I have it, rather than worrying over every penny.

Well, luckily there are ways to hack money saving, so you can enjoy extra cash in your bank account without scrimping.

Set up some of these money saving life hacks, and you could save hundreds over the next year with little extra effort. It’s the super simple way to improve your finances.

Which tips will …

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35 Brilliant Things to Do on a No Spend Weekend

Have you ever had a no spend weekend?

A no spend weekend is a mini spending freeze. It’s a great little detox for your spending habits.

A no spend challenge is the PERFECT way to reset your budget and save some serious money. Looking for ideas and inspiration for your own no spend weekend (or even month?) Plenty of awesome activities to inspire you in this post!

It’s easy to do, but can have a big impact on your monthly budget.

More than that, it can force you to think creatively and try some new activities!

I know there are some real frugal heroes out there who can go a whole week, or even a year without spending.

If that sounds a bit extreme to you, no worries. Start with just one weekend. It can be surprisingly effective.

In fact, I think the occasional no spend weekend is one of the best …

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5 Ways To Blitz Your Bills and Outgoings

This is a contributed post

Do you have that feeling where you get to the end of the month and wonder where all your money went? Do you have great intentions for your savings goals but find there’s little spare cash left for them after paying your expenses?

As austere times continue to bite, it’s something more and more of us are finding to be true. In real terms, most wages are static, while the cost of living continues to rise. This leaves many feeling disempowered, unable to have the choice and control they want over their financial destinies. Money is important for the freedoms it brings us, and there

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