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Tips from fellow boodlers on saving money over the festive season
Tips from fellow boodlers on saving money over the festive season
January 05, 2016

The great thing about living in a community is that you can benefit from the good ideas and experience of other people. With this in mind, last week we asked our readers to send in tips for saving money over the holidays.…

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How to keep the kids occupied at home over the holidays
How to keep the kids occupied at home over the holidays
December 23, 2015

“Maybe Christmas doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.” The Grinch.…

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Christmas gift ideas that make memories
Christmas gift ideas that make memories
December 05, 2015

So this blog is about Christmas gift ideas that make the most out of your life – collecting memories as opposed to things.…

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7 Tips for finding last minute holiday deals
7 Tips for finding last minute holiday deals
December 04, 2015

Here are my tips on last-minute holiday deals. Comparative websites will give you a list of flights to your destination so that you can choose the cheapest one.…

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What is your budget? Buying smart this Christmas
What is your budget? Buying smart this Christmas
November 28, 2015

If you plan ahead of time you can make your money go further. The first step to achieving this is by deciding what your budget is - how much money is available for you to buy gifts.…

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Gift ideas: How to keep the festive season special without killing the household budget
Gift ideas: How to keep the festive season special without killing the household budget
November 26, 2015

Okay, so you made it to the end of your work year and you’re still alive. Well done! But you aren’t quite home free. Before you can really relax you have one big hurdle to jump … Christmas.…

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Festive season spending
Festive season spending
December 10, 2013

The festive season is a time for giving and sharing, an occasion when “the more is the merrier,” and when spending in South Africa may very well be at its all-time high. But with this being the end of the year, we can’t ignore the fact that a new year also awaits around the corner.…

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5 tips to stay on budget throughout the holiday season
5 tips to stay on budget throughout the holiday season
November 19, 2013

It’s already the end of November, which means if you haven’t started thinking or planning ahead for the holiday season, you might want to start!…

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