Hi, I'm Beckie

My journey to financial freedom started in 2015 when I found myself buried in debt post-divorce. I was a single parent, living paycheck-to-paycheck with no emergency fund, but things changed when I started learning how to manage my money better so that I could save for the future without sacrificing today.

I used a variety of methods to get out of debt-saving more, cutting back on unnecessary expenses like takeaway, eating out and shopping, getting rid of unused credit cards (and their balances) and creating systems that helped me keep track of where my money was going each month.

Now I want to share what worked for me with other people who are struggling under mountains of debt too

12 simple ways to save money

12 Simple Ways to Save Money

Twelve money saving ideas for those who want to cut down on their expenses and put money back in their pocket each month. There are so many ways people can save money in their personal, home or family life, and many of them can be just a change of bad or old habits.

12 simple ways to save money

12 Simple Ways to Save Money

Twelve money saving ideas for those who want to cut down on their expenses and put money back in their pocket each month. There are so many ways people can save money in their personal, home or family life, and many of them can be just a change of bad or old habits.

Photo by Fakurian Design on Unsplash

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10 Reasons Why You Should Be Using a Digital Planner

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Supercharge Your Pin Creation with Tailwind Create

How to Supercharge Your Pin Creation with Tailwind Create

Are you new to Pinterest? Or maybe you’re just looking for some tips on how to make your pins more beautiful and compelling. The good news is that there are plenty of tools out there that will help turn your ho-hum pin into a polished, eye catching masterpiece.

A New Project

A New Year, A New Project, A New Me!

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Set Goals for the year

Reflecting on my goals for the year 2020

Despite this years repeated lows, cabin fever and almost completely missing the summer due to COVID-19 restrictions I still managed to meet many of my goals for the year which I set back in January!