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Four ways to keep your Book Week parade outfit on budget.

Posted by Rhianan Strangways

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I don’t mean to worry all you parents out there, but it’s already August which means the Book Week parade is just around the corner! Love it or loathe it, Book Week is a well-established tradition in primary schools around Australia, and just quietly, the kids adore all the book...

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So you’ve opened a children’s savings account … Congrats!

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Now what? When you were growing up, you undoubtedly got your hands on tangible cash pretty often. In an increasingly cashless society, it’s easy to forget that children haven’t - and probably won’t. Children may miss out on learning the shape, size and texture of real money. Teaching them about...

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So you better watch out, you'd better not cry... Pt.2

Posted by Rhianan Strangways

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...you’d better not pout, I'm telling you why. With all your pre-holiday activities planned and budgeted for, it’s now time to turn your attention to the actual Christmas celebrations themselves. Rushing out to buy the gifts we want to give would be easy, but as my family keep reminding me...

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So you better watch out, you'd better not cry... Pt.1

Posted by Rhianan Strangways

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...you’d better not pout, I'm telling you why. Ok, you’d be forgiven if you did start pouting. The Christmas and New Year holiday season is fast on its way and as the warmer weather sets in the social activities kick into overdrive. From years gone by, I know that once...

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Loving libraries 

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Living on a budget can sometimes mean looking for alternative ways of enjoying the things you love that would normally eat into your funds. A library for instance, can help you stay on budget with their no-cost resources and activities. It’s a great place to pick up interesting and creative...

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