* Would it be cheaper to DIY? — You see a beautiful necklace / ring / bracelet at the shop and want it bad but would you be better off doing it yourself?
* Look but don't touch — Research shows you're more likely to spend if you touch the merchandise. So browse, but keep your hands to yourself to avoid overspending.
* Eating out right— Dinner out doesn't have to be expensive if you know where to look for the deals. Restaurants and local take aways offer coupons. A great place to look is smartsaver.com.au
* Great night great savings — Its Friday / Saturday night and your first thought is what am I going to do tonight (or wear)? Have people over for a quiet BBQ, get friends to bring their own meat and you supply the salad its a great way to spend time with friends and save money at the same time!