Monthly Archives: January 2018

Free stuff and handouts

Caro writes, I live in Auckland and around this area and also reasonably far-reaching suburbs there is the “Free Cycle” website people can join and everything (as the name says) is free and also the “Neighbourly” web site in most areas and expanding also has free stuff and wanted free stuff etc. There are recycling […]

New Year’s money-saving resolutions

Theory has it that the New Year is a time to make some highly admirable resolutions for the year ahead – forgetting about those that we promised but didn’t deliver a year earlier! Top of the oily rag resolutions list is: Stop spending money on vices: Don’t spend any money on alcohol for a year. […]