A month of getting fit for free: Day 30

Has it really been 30 days since I started my Get Fit For Free (aka party dress) challenge? The month has flown by, and I’m looking and feeling very different. I’ve been making use of things that I already own (exercise bike, exercise ball, free weights, new-ish trainers) and doing a mixture of aerobic fitness […]

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Win 10K with Money&Co’s Fortune Finders treasure hunt

If you love a good competition, you’ll know that there have been precious few around of late where you can win a decent amount of cash – but fear not, there’s a new treasure hunt at Money&Co. starting on 12th November where you could win a top prize of £10,000 investment money. The competition runs […]

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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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