Live More, Spend Less

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Do you want-or need-to live more economically?

If the idea of a frugal existence does not appeal, don't panic. This book is designed to show you how to live more-but spend less.

Live More, Spend Less is for dipping in and out of-as and when you need to. It is not a guide to going without, or to re-using ...

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Overview

Do you want-or need-to live more economically?

If the idea of a frugal existence does not appeal, don't panic. This book is designed to show you how to live more-but spend less.

Live More, Spend Less is for dipping in and out of-as and when you need to. It is not a guide to going without, or to re-using teabags or washing used cling film. It tells you what you need to know to save money without missing out on the good things in life:

Great food ideas and recipes

Money saving tips for grocery shopping

How to make your own cleaning products

How to earn extra money

Make-up savvy

How to save on utility bills

Brilliant budget clothing

Making do and mending

And much more

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What People Are Saying

Janey Lee Grace
What a wonderful collection of tips and ideas, ... Sarah's book offers excellent quick recipes not only for cheap, nutritious family meals but also for simple 'do it yourself' skincare and cleaning solutions. By putting into place many of the ideas in this book you will not only save money, you'll also be healthier and you can tick the eco box almost without trying. (Janey Lee Grace, Author of Imperfectly Natural Woman)
Jennifer McEwan
Live More Spend Less is the ultimate guide to saving money without compromising your standard of living. It's perfect reading for anyone worried about surviving the credit crunch, or who just wants to make their money work harder without sacrificing on life's little luxuries. Learn where to buy designer clothes for less, to make your own beauty products, plan a holiday on a budget, start your own business and loads more. It's easy to read and packed with clever, practical tips you'll wish you'd thought of! (Jennifer McEwan, Features Editor, My Weekly)
Moneywise Magazine.
You can dip in and out of this book and find plenty of practical advice and guidance on how to do the things you really enjoy and save money.
www.lowcostliving.co.uk
Well worth getting.
www.student-express.co.uk.
I like this book, amongst the myriad of this type of book that are available today this one stands out...highly recommended for all people living on a limited budget.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781905862344
  • Publisher: How To Books
  • Publication date: 3/15/2010
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Author, Sarah Flower is a journalist, nutritionist and iridologist, who enjoys living in rural North Devon, with her husband and two children. Sarah practises what she preaches and has a weekly column in My Weekly on how to save money.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments viii

Foreword Janey Lee Grace ix

Introduction xiii

1 Money Matters 1

The Boredom Trap 3

Keeping Up with the Jones 4

The Emotional Spender 5

Getting the Buzz 5

Kids' Pressure 6

Financial Contacts 7

2 The Home 8

Utility Bills 9

Gas and Electricity-Top Tips to Lower Bills 9

Heating Your Home 20

Cutting Water Bills 23

Home Telephone and Brodband 26

Mobile Phones 29

Buying and Selling Property in a Recession 32

Improve, Don't Move 35

3 Cleaning the Home 38

Store Cupboard Essentials 42

Everyday Cleaning Tips 46

Trouble-shooting 53

The Scented Home 56

4 Food and Drink 61

Getting the Right Equipment 63

Putting your House in Order 66

Great Food Ideas 68

Look After Your Fruit and Vegetables 71

Money Saving Tips for Grocery Shopping 73

The Good Life 80

5 Recipes 85

The Basics 88

Meat 94

Fish 98

Vegetarian 100

Soups 104

Baking 108

6 Beauty 115

Main Factors for Good Skin 117

Make-up Savvy 118

Professional Pampering 121

Natural Skincare and Beauty 125

7 Clothing 136

Budget Clothing 137

Designer for Less 142

Vintage Style 143

Love the Skin You're In 144

You're Hired 145

8 Raising the Family 146

The Formative Years 147

Watch Them Grow 154

Teenage Angst 163

9 Transport 168

Cars 169

Rail 177

Flying 179

10 Holidays 180

Holiday Swaps 181

Working Holidays 183

Hobby Holidays 184

Hostels 184

Camping and Caravanning 184

Budget Holiday Deals 185

Eco Holidays 187

11 Make Do and Mend 188

Repair, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 189

Make Your Own Gifts 193

12 Earning Extra Money 196

I Could Do That… 198

Keep Start-up Costs Low 200

Retraining 202

You're Hired! 202

Money for Old Rope 204

Cash-back Sites 206

Index 207

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