How I Dropped my Monthly Phone Bill to $15/Month (With Talk, Text, and Data!)

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!)

What We’re Doing to Save for Australia

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

6 Things to Consider Purchasing off Ebay or Aliexpress

I'd happily admit that I'm a frugal person. And there's nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, I think it's smart to be frugal... I mean, why waste money when we don't have to, right? One of my biggest secret in indulging while living frugally is online shopping. Yup, online shopping. AKA what every financial … Continue reading 6 Things to Consider Purchasing off Ebay or Aliexpress

1 Month Update on my 100 Days Shopping Ban Challenge

I'm back from my Alaska trip! Prior to leaving for my vacation, I was doing very well on my Shopping Ban Challenge (with the sliiiiight setback on some Canadian jades). In my natural habit surrounded by stuffies! #Alaska2015 Vacations are not cheap. My airline tickets to Alaska were cheap but expenses on trips can add … Continue reading 1 Month Update on my 100 Days Shopping Ban Challenge