It’s estimated that there are currently around 152 million blogs online throughout the world. Some are entertaining, some are educational and, others are just plain fun. The best blogs, however, are those which can actually save you money. To save you having to trawl the internet for these handy blogs, we’ve put together a definitive list of over 60 money saving blogs and sites.
Part one: 60 money saving blogs you should read
|No.||Website||Estimated Monthly Visits||Country||Topics that blog covers|
|1||https://www.theguardian.com/money/saving-money||273.1M||United States||Articles include real life success stories, money saving tips and household budget advice.|
|2||https://www.huffingtonpost.com/topic/saving||139.9M||United States||Entertaining and informative finance advice including articles by experts and celebrities on such subjects such as life events and saving money on fees and rent charges.|
|3||https://www.makeuseof.com||36.2M||India||All things tech including hacks for accessing online information without charge.|
|4||https://bettermoneyhabits.bankofamerica.com/||681.6K||United States||As you would expect from Bank of America, the site covers all financial topics including saving, debt, mortgages, credit cards and taxes.|
|5||https://www.thebalance.com||12.2M||United States||Investing，Credit & Debt，Retirement Planning，Banking & Loans|
|6||https://www.nerdwallet.com/||13.6M||United States||savings, credit cards, mortgages and bank accounts.|
|7||https://www.mint.com/||8.0M||United States||Personal budgets, savings, credit options|
|8||www.biggerpockets.com||2.9M||United States||All things real estate; buying, selling, investment and buy to let advice|
|9||https://www.moneysavingexpert.com||32.0M||United Kingdom||Savings, credit options, fee avoidance, investment and comparisons|
|10||https://www.feedspot.com||2.9M||United States||Financial news, comparisons and thought leadership articles|
|11||https://www.gumtree.com||58.0M||Worldwide||Legal financial advice, money saving opportunities and real estate opportunities as well as discounted items for sale|
|12||https://www.thesimpledollar.com/||1.9M||United States||Advice and reviews on credit and personal loans|
|13||https://moneysavingmom.com/||475.1K||United States||Budget menu plans, household money saving tips|
|14||https://www.moneycrashers.com||1.9M||United States||Savings, bankruptcy, credit cards and mortgages|
|15||https://www.wisebread.com/||2.7M||United States||Debt, credit and mortgage advice|
|16||https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk||2.6M||United Kingdom||Free Government advice on debt, benefits and accommodation|
|17||https://thekrazycouponlady.com/||3.1M||United States||Coupons for discounts on a wide range of products|
|18||https://www.getrichslowly.org/||300.3K||United States||Savings, investment and entrepreneurial advice|
|19||https://www.moneysense.ca/save/||1.0M||United States||Mortgages, credit cards and bank accounts|
|20||http://www.freestufffinder.com/||772.7K||United States||Coupons, deals and freebies|
|21||https://www.moneyunder30.com||1.3M||United States||Mortgages, credit cards and bank accounts for the under 30s|
|22||http://www.squawkfox.com/||116.3K||United States||Debt reduction, financial management|
|23||http://www.budgetsaresexy.com/||231.2K||United States||Thought leadership articles on all aspects of financial life|
|24||https://lenpenzo.com/blog/||67.1K||United States||Practical financial lifestyle tips for all ages including vacations, day to day budgeting and financial management|
|25||https://www.goodfinancialcents.com/||1.2M||United States||Tips for financial freedom separated into life stages|
|26||https://andthenwesaved.com/||212.5K||United States||Debt, consolidation and financial rescue tips|
|27||https://moneyning.com/||85.0K||United States||Mortgages, vacation budgeting, household budget tips|
|28||https://www.simplyfrugal.ca/category/money-saving-tips/||40.1K||Canada||Meal plans, household budgets, childcare advice|
|29||https://20somethingfinance.com/||573.5K||United States||Purchase advice, home ownership, automobile ownership advice|
|30||https://www.moneysmart.sg/||1.2M||Singapore||Credit, loans and new tech including cryptocurrency|
|31||https://www.healthymummy.com/||878.6K||Australia||Household budgeting, meal planning, affordable childcare options|
|32||https://moneypantry.com/||1.2M||United States||Earning money, saving money, free product advice and coupons|
|33||https://www.frugalandthriving.com.au/||57.1K||Australia||Money saving advice, coupons, useful links|
|34||https://wellkeptwallet.com/||1.4M||United States||Inspirational quotes, employment advice|
|35||https://www.verywellfamily.com/||4.1M||United States||Children, family and pregnancy|
|36||https://www.moneymagpie.com/save-money||160.5K||United Kingdom||Making, saving and managing money. Finance comparisons|
|37||https://kalynbrooke.com/category/your-money/money-saving-tips/||73.9K||United States||Everyday savings, medical, education|
|38||https://americasaves.org/||72.8K||United States||Credit, savings and debt advice|
|39||http://www.queenoffree.net/blog/||22.9K||United States||Discounts, freebies and money back offers|
|40||https://www.thebalanceeveryday.com/||851.5K||United States||Sweepstakes, freebies and samples|
|41||https://cleverdude.com/content/category/saving-money/||16.9K||United States||Family, marriage and household advice|
|42||https://family-budgeting.co.uk/category/moneysavingideas/||United Kingdom||Meal plans, special occasions, vacations and everyday finance tips|
|43||https://getitfree.us/||9.2M||United States||Freebies, coupons and samples|
|44||http://savvyscot.com/category/saving-money/||4.8K||United Kingdom||Saving, budgeting and avoiding waste|
|45||https://www.moneypeach.com||386.6K||United States||Online budgets|
|46||https://money-watch.co.uk/tag/money-saving||228K||United Kingdom||Travel, energy, credit|
|47||https://skintdad.co.uk/save-money/||140.3K||United States||Food, travel, accommodation|
|48||https://peerfinance101.com||29.4K||Bulgaria||Real estate, investment and debt|
|49||https://www.multimillionaireroad.com/search/label/saving||30K||United Kingdom||Insurance, investment, business start up|
|50||https://www.savingsguide.com.au/||22.2K||Australia||Savings, discounts and investments|
|51||https://www.moneymanifesto.com/||60.3K||United States||Income, spending and employment advice|
|52||http://www.helpmetosave.com/||13K||United Kingdom||Travel, self-employment, debt, retirement|
|53||http://moneyminiblog.com||33.7K||United States||Budgeting, college, saving|
|54||https://nataliebacon.com/category/money/saving-investing/||127.2K||United States||Inspirational blog for professional woman, advice for entrepreneurs, success stories|
|55||https://blairblogs.com/category/money-saving-ideas/||21.1K||United States||DIY, weddings, cosmetics|
|56||https://savemoney.co.za/||100K||South AFrica||Loans, phones, cars, insurance and funerals|
|57||https://www.savingfreak.com/||50.5K||United States||Savings, budgeting and money saving techniques|
|58||http://billcutterz.com/blog/||3.2K||United States||Money saving on household bills|
|59||https://familymoneyplan.com/||11.6K||Canada||Making money, savings, investments, mortgages, getting out of debt|
|60||https://enjoyfreebies.com||2.1K||United States||Freebies and discounts on cosmetics, subscriptions and healthcare|
Part two: Top 10 blogs to give you money saving tips
As though all of these blogs aren’t enough, below is a recap of the 10 blogs which, in our opinion, should be on any savvy saver’s list.
1. The Guardian
Not only does this US newspaper bring you the latest news and views but, it’s online Lifestyle section can save you money too. With around 273.1 million visitors every month, Guardian Lifestyle is a treasure chest of money saving tips and advice as well as coupons and special offers to help make budgets go that little bit further.
A site which, for most, needs no introduction, The Huffington Post receives a staggering 139.9 million visitors per month with its popular articles receiving millions of shares on social media. Money saving articles on the site include those by high profile financial experts, popular celebrities and industry experts. Always ready to entertain, the site also includes fun items such as these popular tweets – the struggle is real!
3. Make Use Of
One of the lesser known blogs, Make Use Of is a, well, useful site which focuses predominantly on tech and electronics. Features include listicles for finding the best price on items such as headphones and printers and, the blog features a whole host of tips and advice on everything tech and electric. Make Use Of receives 36.2 million visitors a month.
Bank Of America’s Better Money Habits blog in partnership with the Khan Academy is a comprehensive money management site with over 681 million visitors per month. Created as a one stop shop for all things financial, the blog tackles major topics including debt, savings, home ownership and credit and, includes an online tool to help you sort out your personal finances whatever your current life stage.
5. The Balance
A personal finance blog with 12.2 million monthly visitors, The Balance gives you the low-down on a number of important personal finance issues such as saving for college, budgeting for your first home and managing your salary. The site also includes articles on topical subjects such as payday loans, healthcare inequality and the emergence of digital currencies.
6. Nerd Wallet
This amusingly named site features a wealth of information for those looking for financial guidance. With an editorial team of over 80 ‘nerds’, trendy blog Nerd Wallet features help and advice on a large number of personal finance options including savings, credit cards, mortgages and bank accounts. Tailored insights, reviews and inside knowledge make this US based blog a must for over 13 million people per month.
Refreshingly straightforward, The Mint is a subscription based blog which aims to help members save money and manage their finances. Once signed up, members can create personal budgets online and can take advantage of exclusive savings and tools offered by the site.
This US site which has almost three million monthly visitors is aimed at the real estate enthusiast and investor. Bringing together a community of like minded people, Bigger Pockets offers advice, tips and collaboration for those looking to get into real estate or to expand their current portfolio.
The site which has made Martin Lewis a household name really is the first word in online financial advice. From cards and loans to energy suppliers, Martin’s invaluable financial savvy helps thousands of people every month to save money and reclaim their finances. Recent articles include Martin’s popular piece on Christmas shopping savings. Members can also sign up to receive tips and offers by email.
Popular blog site, Feedspot is a great place to find info on just about any subject – including finances. To get started, users need to sign up by email, Google or Facebook and, then, add sources from a list provided by the site. Users can then browse through an almost unlimited number of articles and listicles from around the world
As another year draws to a close, many of us will be resolving that 2019 is the year that we get our finances in order – and our list of money saving blogs will help you to do just that!