Tag Archives: Australian Money Blog

What does DDU want in life?

By | June 25, 2017

Author: Mr & Mrs DDU.

It’s a very important question that we are asking ourselves a lot recently.

On the planning spectrum of couples, we are big planners. We like to plan ahead about what movie we might see at the cinema, what shares we’re considering next, where we want to roadtrip next etc. Those are all short term plans and goals.

We also like … Continue reading >>

DDU interviewed by AWP

By | June 18, 2017

Author: Mr & Mrs DDU.

Adventures with Poopsie was kind enough to interview us recently. We had a good time answering the questions, you can read the interview here. Go check it out and let AWP and us know what you thought!

Thanks for reading this article about our finance journey Down Under.

Onwards and upwards!… Continue reading >>

Saving for the future: May 2017

By | June 4, 2017

Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.

We are big believers in living below our means; spending less than we earn. We try to only spend money on what is essential or makes us happy. Nearly everything society spends money on is fleeting: food, holidays, a movie ticket etc. Most of it is forgotten about by the next day and we look to the next thing to … Continue reading >>

5 of our favourite ways that we save money

By | May 21, 2017

Author: Mr & Mrs DDU.

Accommodation – living in the 70s

Where people live is usually their biggest expense. At the moment, we are spending around 20% of our annual income on rent. All Australians can understand that finding good value accommodation is very difficult.

We live on the edge of our city, in a place that was built in the 70s and still has … Continue reading >>

Saving for the future: April 2017

Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.

We are big believers in living below our means; spending less than we earn. We try to only spend money on what is essential or makes us happy. Nearly everything society spends money is fleeting: food, holidays, a movie ticket etc. Most of it is forgotten about by the next day and we look to the next thing to keep … Continue reading >>