My Goal Budget

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own.     My budget before starting to pay off debt was pretty terrible, as were my budgeting skills. I have a degree in Business with Personal Finance and a lot of my studies were focused on financial advice, which is could easily give, but…

By wannabedebtfreeuk December 17, 2017 0

Black Friday: I’m Opting Out!

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Considering we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving in Belfast, you wouldn’t think we would be affected by Black Friday either. However, as I walked through Victoria Square yesterday, the shops were frantic with Black Friday pre-sales. Apparently, a pre-sale is a thing now. Who knew? This…

By wannabedebtfreeuk November 23, 2017 0

Homemade Ready Meals: Chicken Pie

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. I’d recently blogged about how I’ve cut the cost of our groceries in half (found here) which was mostly thanks to batch cooking. I designate one weeknight per week to batch cook one large dish which is then separated into portions and frozen, ready…

By wannabedebtfreeuk November 22, 2017 0

How to Set a Basic Budget

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. When it comes to debt, budgets are life. Before tackling my debt, while good with setting my budget, I wasn’t so great at sticking to it, largely due to temptation- but that’s a post for another day. If debt freedom is your goal, it…

By wannabedebtfreeuk November 12, 2017 5

So… You Want to be Debt Free

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Great, me too! I started my journey to debt freedom on the 20th July 2017. I remember it clearly because I was shopping that morning for a wedding, frantically trying to find a dress that would suit the occasion. I ended up buying three…

By wannabedebtfreeuk November 8, 2017 0