Why did I add a PayPal Donate button to my blog

Why did I add a PayPal Donate button to my blog?

  If you visit My Debt Diary regularly you may have noticed that a "donate" button has appeared on the blog. Whilst some blogs or websites have them it is not a common site. I certainly don't see many about. As such, I thought it would be sensible to write a post about it. So why did I add a PayPal Donate button to my blog?   Why did I add a PayPal Donate button to my blog? You may be aware that blogging is something many people turn into an income generating activity. Some people Read more [...]
how to handle a slow work month

How to Handle a Slow Work Month

As someone who is self-employed I have a very unpredictable and varied income and I can often have months where my abilities to pay off my debt are challenged. Sometimes my income drops a little and I have to slow down my over-payments a tiny bit, other times my income drops drastically and more extreme changes to my debt payments are needed. Here are a few tips on how to handle a slow work month based on my own experience. Focus on minimum payments Whilst I would normally throw every spare penny Read more [...]