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5 Easy Budget Bites To Try Today

5 Easy Budget Bites To Try Today

Lots of blogs and websites claim to offer recipes for budget meals, however once you look at the details they expect you to have over 20 different ingredients and the preparations are complicated and take forever! So here at MoneyStrands we have put together a list of...
Money Under the Mattress: The Only Solution?

Money Under the Mattress: The Only Solution?

Transparency means efficiency and more opportunity, but does it mean our data is less secure? How much do we know about online safety and data protection? More of us that would care to admit it live in blissful ignorance about what happens to our personal information...
7 Awesome Money-Related Halloween Costumes

7 Awesome Money-Related Halloween Costumes

Check Out Our Top Picks For This Year’s Money-Themed Costumes 🎃   With Halloween fast approaching, the team here at MoneyStrands wants to make sure you have plenty of money-themed costumes to impress your friends. We have created a list of 7 possible...
How to achieve a Millennial debt-free life

How to achieve a Millennial debt-free life

The USA is one of Earth’s 5 most capitalist nations, a country which is used to looking for a quick-fix to a consumerist ‘itch’ and as such accrues debt faster than many other regions of the world. A ‘drive-thru’, right now, super-sized culture that understands little...
5 Money-Saving Hacks For The Busy Millennial

5 Money-Saving Hacks For The Busy Millennial

The average millennial aged between 18 and 36 spends over $2,300 more on bills and groceries in an average year than those over the age of 37. What’s more, is that according to Forbes, millennials are earning 20% less than the previous generation. Therefore,...
Retirement: Can It Ever Happen for Me?

Retirement: Can It Ever Happen for Me?

It’s easy to think that because retirement is a LONG way off, that it’s something you will deal with later. Let me tell you now: this is a big mistake. I don’t mean to startle you, but as you get older, time seems to pass more quickly – having spent your childhood in...