Revooly: Get paid to review what you buy

I’ve recently started using Revooly.com – the site that pays you to write reviews about your shopping – and thought you might like to know about them too. Revooly is full of in-depth reviews from real customers about all kinds of branded consumer goods, everything from games consoles to speakers and vaccuum cleaners. You can […]

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Christmas in November, 2014

Right, so I don’t want to freak you out, but at the exact time of writing this article there are only 47 days remaining until Christmas. Don’t panic… Here’s a quick update of what I’ve been up to, followed by some ideas you might like to help you spread the cost and get prepared without […]

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A month of getting fit for free: Week 4

Can’t believe three weeks have gone by on this project already, but the free fitness project is now starting to feel like a worthwhile investment of time and effort (but not money, of course). Someone gave me a hug a couple of days ago, and said ‘where’s all that muscle come from?’ Three whole weeks […]

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Make Money Challenge: Week 10

It’s Week 10 of the latest Make Money Challenge, and it’s also the final week for me because I’ve finally reached my savings target. Phew. Since the last update I’ve had two more batches of sales finishing on eBay, and made £131.51 profit after paying for things like fees and postage. This has proven to […]

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A month of getting fit for free: Week 3

It’s the mid point of my month of getting fit for free, and at the beginning of week three I’m now working harder instead of longer. Not quite as rude as it sounds, sorry to disappoint. Last week I did more light reps and cycled for longer. This week I’m using heavier weights, and more […]

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Make Money Challenge: Week 9

A couple of weeks ago I started making a bit more of an effort with this particular challenge, and this week it’s finally started to pay off. Check out the totaliser! The only thing that’s different since last week’s round-up is that several sales have been completed on eBay. I took advantage of that free […]

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You’ll never save money if you won’t get your hands dirty

Over the years, I’ve noticed a strong correlation between people who are always complaining about being broke, and people who refuse to get their hands dirty. I don’t think it’s a coincidence either, and here’s why… Recently, a friend of a friend said to me, “Don’t you hate it when you have to let your […]

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A month of getting fit for free: Week 2

The last nine days have been busy with various fitness activities, and so far I haven’t had to spend any money on them either. Here’s what I’ve been up to. For the first four days I concentrated on getting some gentle aerobic exercise each day (mostly exercise bike and brisk walking), for at least 60 […]

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