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    Work from Home Tax Back Claim

    If like many people you now work remotely from home on a hybrid basis or your role is fully remote, you can claim some tax back on your electric, heating and broadband costs. Over the years the percentages you can claim has increased, so when looking at the figures below be aware that you may receive less for earlier years. Requirements to make a Work from Home tax back Claim **Please note if your employer has paid you a work from home relief you cannot make this claim also** What documents you will need to make a claim How to calculate your Work from Home Tax Back How many days…

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    Start Preparing for Back to School

    If you haven’t started preparing already for Back to School thats ok your here now and I am going to set you up to be ready for those costs when they start arriving. As always we are going to start with a list. Who doesn’t need an excuse for a list? Back to School Supplies List Start with the most ovbious, School fees, Books, Uniforms, coats, Track suits, backpack, etc….. Now look at that list and see if there is anything you can cross off it. School bags, does it really need to be replaced or are we doing it because all the kids will have new bags. If the…

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    Passive Income

    Passive Income Report Q4 2021

    If you would like to know what passive income is. Please have a read of this first post which explains it all. For the regulars lets get into the passive income report for Q4 2021 and close out the year. Dividend Income Q4 2021 No Big Changes this Quarter. For the months of Oct, Nov and Dec, I received a Total of €3.45. I have broken it down in the table below to show you, what companies I have received payments from, the amount I have invested in that company and the dividend I received. As you can see this is only small amounts. I am only willing to invest…

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    Passive Income

    Passive Income Report. Q3 2021

    Welcome to the 3rd Quarter of 2021 and my Passive Income Report for the period. This quarter saw some big changes in my passive income. Do you every see some things and look at it like, I have never seen this before. Has it always been here and I just haven’t noticed it or is has it just appeared. Well I’m not sure what the answer is to what I came across but I’m happy I seen it as I now found a new line of affiliate income. Continue reading to see what I’m on about. If I was to look back at this quarter last year, I am 100%…

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    Budgeting

    €10 Meal Plan Challenge

    This week I was asked to be part of a challenge with 3 other Irish Youtubers. To make a full meal plan for a week with €10. I was in, no asking me twice. I love a good challenge. Can you guess I might be just a little bit competitive. The contents for this post Research for the meal plan The shopping experience What I got for €10 Meals I made for the week for €10 Summary on the whole experience Other participants in the €10 Meal Plan Challenge 1. Research for the €10 Meal Plan Whats great is we can now look up the prices in different shops without…

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    Cutting your bills without Cutting your Lifestyle

    Following on from an article I was featured in thejournal.ie . Cutting your bills can be achieved, without resourcing to extreme frugal methods. Let me show you how. You can switch providers and still receive the same service but at a better price. Cutting your bills – Electric and Gas Starting with the bill with the biggest opportuinity for savings, your Electric Bill. Energy providers do not provide any discounts for being a loyal customer. After you come out of contract on your first year you lose your sign up discounts. By staying with your current provider you are missing out on the opportunity of getting those new customer sign…

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    Mortgages

    How to Track Mortgage Overpayments

    When making overpayments on your mortgage, the biggest motivation is to track mortgage overpayments. Knowing how much time you are gaining back and how much interest you are saving. You can do this by looking at the Mortgage Amortisation Schedule.

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    Passive Income

    5 Best Survey Sites to Make Money

    What are survey apps and how can I make money? Market research companies and ad agencies set up survey sites/apps. They need participants to give their honest feedback in surveys. They could need anywhere from a few hundred to several thousand participants for each survey project they are working on and this is where you come in. You can sign up to many survey sites, give your opinion and start earning money. So these are my choice of the 5 best survey sites to make money. While it can be a fun side hustle and you can make extra cash. You would not earn enough to consider giving up the day…

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    Sharing my Sidehustle Income

    I want to share my side hustle income with you. Not just the figures but the actual cash. I would like to give away 10% of any income I receive from side hustles every month between now and December 2021. This is my way of giving back to you. To say thank you for supporting me. I am an advocate of the Sidehustle and have never been one to just sit around. I always liked to have a project on the go. Be it learning something new or a sidehustle earning a few bob. This year I have looked at all areas where I could earn extra streams of income.…