April 16, 2017 /
2017 Q1 Value Added Round Up
Well, it’s April already. That time flew by, and the year has been a crazy one so far. In just the first three months I’ve been on holiday, a very close relative has passed...
October 23, 2016 /
7 Tips for Saving Money on Fuel while Road Tripping Around Australia
We have done quite a lot of road-tripping in a number of countries, but Australia is our home turf and there is a lot of ground to cover here. As a result, my wife and I have...
October 16, 2016 /
Does Royal Caribbean charge twice and then release one transaction?
I’ve seen this question come up a few times, so thought I would answer it. First, let’s elaborate on what is actually being asked by using an example: If I buy a shore...
February 1, 2014 /
The Best Little Advice Book – Wisdom and Money
The episode of It Is Written Oceania airing this week features Gary Kent studying the advice the Bible gives us about money. Some of the advice is the sort of thing you might...
May 21, 2010 /
I’ve been meaning to write this blog for about a week now, finally found time to do it! A couple of weeks ago I wrote a blog on the Bank of Queensland after I was extremely...
May 7, 2010 /
The Bank of Queensland – Are they Australia’s most expensive bank in 2010?
I’m not sure what the big 4 banks are doing, or any of the 2nd tier banks besides the Bank of Queensland whom I hold a Reverse Charges student account with, but I do know,...
September 17, 2009 /
Food & Drink
Aldi or Coles, Independant or Big 4?
I had an epiphany recently, on how I can save some extra money (no I’m not spamming you, I’m serious). I haven’t shopped at Aldi for a while, primarily because...
February 10, 2009 /
Samsung DVD-1080P8 Upscaling Player
When we were looking at upscaling DVD players for dad for his birthday, the Samsung literally jumped out at us. I’m fond of Samsung to start with, so they automatically...
February 9, 2009 /
Genesis Chapters 38 to 47
This section of Genesis largely goes over Joseph’s time in Egypt. Chapter 38 is the recount of Judah, his wife, sons and daughter in law. 39 to 47 are then the majority...
November 3, 2007 /
It’s Not Cheating
If you are an Australian uni student, like myself, you might be eligible for Microsoft’s current “It’s Not Cheating” offer available online only from...
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