There have been several huge bolts of lightning across the sky directly above my apartment tonight. Big enough to interfere with the TV reception, and enough to make me want to unplug all the electrical stuff around the house just in case. I am currently working on a clients website, photoshopping some of their images […]
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So another year is upon us, and I am back with a few New Years resolutions, aside from the usual – eat better and exercise more, I have been thinking I need to get another side hustle happening to bring in the money. I was given an inheritance recently which has allowed me to upgrade […]
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Return and Earn So, NSW has brought in a 10 cent return for each can and small plastic bottle that you return. It doesn’t cover wine bottles or spirit bottles, mostly just the ones that get left everywhere and wash up on beaches all the time. And they have to be uncrushed and in good […]
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So, another Melbourne Cup has rolled around, this year, didn’t bet, didn’t watch the race and didn’t even consider the race as an option other than ‘oh yeah the cup is on today’. Literally can’t afford to waste the money on the bet, and really had other things on my mind today, like my son […]
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So, due to my recent redundancy from my full time design role, I am currently without an income. Which means plans to pay down my debts has been put on hold for a bit. Redundancy Now this is a hard one, a restructure of the company I was working for meant that my role was […]
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So, you are thinking, what is he on about?!?! In truth, here in Australia, we still have coins in circulation from the start of decimal currency in 1966. What does that mean? Well, it means there is a chance you will end up with one of the rarer collectible ones in your pocket and you […]
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So, most of us have made New Years Resolutions, and yes, although I do need to shift a bit of weight I added on over the holidays, I made just one resolution. It is an achievable goal. Force myself to be more motivated and accountable with my passive income work. So in this regard, I […]
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Given that I am stuck at home whilst there is a safety inspection going on for the apartment complex (they are putting in some new window locks for child safety to make sure toddlers don’t fall out of high windows which is a good thing!), I am taking the time to enjoy some old classic […]
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Now one of the tips I was told was to always empty your pockets of change at the end of a day into a jar. If it isn’t in your pocket, you won’t spend it. I know I am happy to spend the loose change in my pocket on a larger coffee or similar. Amazing […]
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So, in the pursuit of the passive income I have been recommended to try out Etsy. I was one of the many who assumed it was still an arts and craft – handmade only website. Well, it still is that, but now offers instantly downloadable material. Posters, images, designs, music and all other kinds of […]
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