September wins

Credit Card debt: Total paid off £336.39 Holiday savings: £115.00 Mortgage Overpayment: £120.00 Other savings (train pass, emergency account etc): £295.00 Mystery Dines: Four, at a value of £70.18 Mystery Shops: Two, at a value of £26.00 (including getting to keep one of the products) Quidco: £29.32, from paying for our summer holidays Clicksnap: £10.79 Checkout Smart: … Continue reading September wins

On the lost art of blackberry picking or: how I’m learning to live a simpler life

If money was no object, what would you do? We have just returned from a holiday in Spain, something that always makes my mortgage free dreams feel more urgent (who wouldn't rather spend their income on trips abroad?) and I noticed that the blackberry bushes that overhang our back garden had suddenly burst into fruit. … Continue reading On the lost art of blackberry picking or: how I’m learning to live a simpler life