Tenner Week Jan 2015: Day 3

It’s very easy to get caught up in large, expensive purchases that we can’t afford, and to some extent it’s also possible to become obsessed by spending absolutely nothing at all. So today, let’s spend just a teeny bit of money… Today’s activity is to spend £1 or less on something. It’s up to you […]

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Tenner Week Jan 2015: Day 2

Today’s activity is all about finding yourself something nice for free. Ideally this should be a true freebie, where no additional spending is required. Where could you look for free stuff today? Start by making the most of what’s available locally: · Visit the local library and use one of their free services · Check […]

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Tenner Week Jan 2015: Day 1

Hello, it’s Tenner Week! Anyone up for a bit of budgeting and some ultra-cheap living? As today is the first day we have a new schedule, and today’s activity is menu planning. This week’s schedule Day 1: Menu planning for the week (see activity below) Day 2: Find something for free Day 3: Spend £1, […]

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Jump Start January: Week 3 Day 7

Yesterday we looked at getting up a little earlier, or at least getting up in a more efficient and painless way. Today’s activity is a complementary one – it’s to finish work on time. The three happiest people I worked with over the years all seemed to have one main thing in common: they left […]

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