Time to get back at the scammers

How I Took On A Scammer… And Won

With scam messages on the rise, I decided that it was time to take one of them on for myself.
Here is the conversation that took place just before Christmas last year. Enjoy.

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How To Afford A Thermomix

After recently purchasing a Thermomix after years of indecision, I look back and wish I hadn’t taken so dang long. It has gotten me thinking. A product costing just over AU $2300 is not accessible to everybody. In fact, it is just out of reach for some people.
If you are struggling with the rising cost of living at the moment, you’ll know that every dollar counts. Groceries can hard to keep under budget. I know that I am finding it extra difficult. Investing in an appliance like a Thermomix might cost more upfront but can save money in the long term. Here are four ways to afford a Thermomix:

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About Me

Melanie Wegener, Money Savvy Mamma

Hi, I’m Mel!

I am a married mother of three little boys, living in South Australia. I am a teacher but taking time off right now to raise my children.

I enjoy being active and outside in nature. I love the outdoors, hiking, playing sport, writing and eating chocolate. I can’t help but enter competitions, and have won over $40,000 in prizes including two trips to the US.