The Economiss is a single, female, millennial on a mission to buy her first home bringing a Australian and Kiwi perspective to personal finance.

Do you want to take control of your financial situation?

Do you want to work to achieve your financial goals but still have fun along the way?

Do you read finance sites online and wonder where the Australian and Kiwi voices are?

This is this is the place for you to go!

In 2017 The Economiss started super charging her finances and managed to save over 30% of her after tax income towards her house deposit as well as cash flowing four overseas trips.

In 2018 The Economiss is planning to save 36% of her after tax income to get her to a $60,000 house deposit.

  • She has been renting, living independently of her parents and sharing a house since she was 18 years old
  • She has paid an average of $13,000 a year in rent over that time (she’s 31 in July so that’s about $156,000 in rent – yikes)
  • She has four university degrees
  • She has no debt and was born in July 1987
  • She started 2018 at $37, 668.67
  • In April 2018 hit $45,000 in savings for her house deposit and July 2018 she hit $50,000 in savings
  • You can track her progress in her Expense reports section where she breaks it all down for you

On this site The Economiss will document the finance hacks she has been researching and trialing, share different books and resources that help to keep her on track and will provides with regular updates as to how her house deposit saving is going.