My sustainability goal is being crushed right now! I'm not longer attracted or have the urge to shop fast fashion, and instead look at second hand and better brands that are known for their quality. Here comes Poshmark and my first haul. I didn't buy these all in one go, it was accumulated over the … Continue reading My First Poshmark Haul!
Interested in my other money diary entries? Check them out here! It's been a hot minute since I last did a money diary! I fell off the wagon back in Melbourne because my bank had a shitty way of displaying transactions, and then when I got back to Canada, I felt so busy trying to … Continue reading Money Diary of a 26-Year-Old HR Admin in Vancouver | Nov 3-9
I gave up being an influencer. I gave up the dream that every blogger seems to be chasing nowadays. I gave up an additional $2k monthly income. And I don't regret it one bit. You're probably wondering - did I get a raise that I could forgo $2,000? Did I get a sugar daddy? Did … Continue reading I Gave Up My $2k/month Blog Income (& don’t regret it!)
Doing a new segment called Money Dairy that logs my spending on a weekly basis (excluding rent, subscriptions (eg. Netflix, Spotify, gym and Scribd) and debt payments). I love looking at how my peers spends because it makes me less guilty of my habits, but it's only fair that I contribute my weekly spending habits … Continue reading Money Diary of a 25-year-old HR Admin in Melbourne | Dec. 16th-22nd, 2018
After reading a few money diaries out there, I thought I'd give this thing a shot! I love discussing finances and seeing how my peers live. I also think seeing things outside of my statement could put my spending habits in a different perspective. Saturday, Dec 8th 2pm - For lunch, we went to a … Continue reading Money Diary of a 25-year-old HR Admin in Melbourne | Dec. 8th-15th, 2018
As you guys are aware, I'm frugal with my money - I mean, why waste my hard earned money when I don't have to? Being in Canada, phone plans are notoriously expensive. I'm not even kidding you. Plans starts at $65-70 per month for 1GB of data - and I can't recall if that's even with unlimited talk! I … Continue reading How I Dropped my Monthly Phone Bill to $15/Month (With Talk, Text, and Data!)
Obtaining a working holiday visa and moving abroad is expensive. For us to move to Australia, it'd cost us about $5,500 AUD which is more or less the same converted to Canadian currencies. The $500-and-something is for the visa application alone. The $5,000 AUD is what the Australian government requires all holiday visa holders to … Continue reading What We’re Doing to Save for Australia