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Fun and cheap ways to survive the school holidays

Looking for some nifty ways to cheer up the kids and keep them entertained these school holidays - that won't break the bank? Check out these four great time fillers - you may even be tempted to join in!      1. Lights. Camera. ACTION! This is a great way to get the kids out of your hair! Ra...

Will you get a fair go from the 2018 Federal Budget?

The 2018 Budget mumbo jumbo and what it means for you! Since 2008 when Fair Go Finance started, I’ve really got to know what’s important to every day Aussies who are Fair Go customers. I know you work hard to be employed, you possibly receive some government assistance, you're likely to be renti...

Our top 5 budget gifts for Mother’s Day

Can you believe Mother’s Day is this Sunday? Are you struggling to think of a great gift and are on a tight budget? Well, we have done some asking around and think these 5 ideas are definite winners! 1. New season scarf Seriously, all Mum’s love scarves! Remember the countless times they have t...

Four simple tips to reduce your stress this Christmas

With Christmas in two weeks, we find ourselves scratching our heads as to where the year has gone.  Don’t be the person who leaves everything to the last minute and ends up running around like a headless chicken on the day; time is of the essence and planning is key! Here are the four top tips t...

10 under $10: Cheap and Easy DIY Halloween Projects

Trick or Treat!!  It's that time of the year again... if you're feeling the pinch and need some quick and easy ways to decorate your place for Halloween, check out our round-up of 10 ideas under $10. Spiders and bats Classic Halloween DIY at its best – these bats and spiders are not only cheap ...

Is a pet loan the same as pet insurance?

The short answer to this question is no, but one can certainly help with the other. Why? Because pet loans can be used to help pay for the cost of pet insurance plus any other expenses associated with pets. Pet loans - what are they? A pet loan is a personal loan, taken out over a specific term...

Easy Easter Bunny shortbread recipe

If you want to make a batch of delicious Easter bunny shortbread biscuits, this recipe is the easiest you can find! A total of 3 ingredients! Once cooked wrap them up in some cellophane and add a few small Easter eggs…YUM! Please send us some if you decide to do this, as we always love something ...

Hey Mate! Today is the International Friendship Day!

Grab your best mate and celebrate! Friends…we all need them! Did you know that there is an official day we can actually celebrate our friendships? It’s called International Friendship Day and in Oz, we celebrate this tribute day on 30th July. So we hear you asking, “what should I do on this day?”  Here are a few ideas of how to make it special and also a wise tip on how to keep your mates forever! 1. It's pretty obvious – Catch up and celebrate! Why not surprise your bestie and arrange a great catch up! Whether it’s at a place that holds fantastic memories for the two of you, a brand new place to experience together or simply a DVD that you both cherish with some homemade popcorn! Life would be a horrible place without friends so cherish them and make them know they have made your life even sweeter! (Hey, a box of chocolates is ALWAYS a winner!!) 2. Too far apart – Social media is always here to help! If you can’t physically be with your besties…the next best thing is a skype session! This time, make it a bit more memorable …pull out some old photo’s of your friends that you can share, write a daggy song to sing (the worse the singing voice you have – the better!!!) or...

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Andrew, November 2016