How to reduce your grocery bill to $40 a week

How to reduce your grocery bill to $40 a week

Can you go into the kitchen and think outside of the box to create something out of very few ingredients? In this article I will discuss and challenge you to shake up your eating and participate in the $40 grocery challenge. This challenge touches your own personal creativity to reduce your carbon footprint to allow you to free up some extra money to give to your favourite charity.

How I got $950 for free in 2017

This is a screen shot of Kim's Flybuys summary from 2017. In the bottom right hand corner there is a caption that says bonus points were the key for The Economiss in 2017. If you have a vision impairment or are using a screen reader and would like the data please send me a message.

My friends will tell you, I am the Points Queen! My main points systems I use are Flybuys and Virgin Australia. Some of my international personal finance bloggers have comprehensively covered how they have utilised credit cards or coupons but being in Australia things are somewhat different. In this post I will document how to more effectively use your points to cash into vouchers. I managed to get $950 worth of supermarket vouchers free with my points in 2017 as well as a cash payment from my bank so I must be doing something right!

Book club – The Happiness Project

Book club – The Happiness Project

I’m a big fan of Gretchen Rubin and have been listening to her Podcast, Happier, for several years. Rubin is down to earth, even going as far as commenting back to me on Linkedin when I asked her when she was coming to Australia on her next book tour. I finally got around to purchasing her book, The Happiness Project, in November 2017 before a long work flight.