Friends With Money #82: Streamline your household and save


Getting your house in order can help you save money and bring harmony into your life.

This week on the Friends With Money podcast, Money's Michelle Baltazar speaks with Mia Northrop, co-author of the book Life Admin Hacks, about how organising your household can not only save time and money but also give you peace of mind.

  • Why does decluttering save you money?
  • What benefits are there in planning meals ahead of time?
  • Can you outsource cost-effectively?

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Michelle Baltazar is editor-in-chief of Money magazine and an award-winning journalist, editor and publisher. She has worked at media companies including BRW, Shares Magazine (London) and industry newspaper Financial Standard, and has written about superannuation, wealth management, investment technology and financial advice.

Mia Northrop is a trained coach, co-host of Life Admin Life Hacks and co-author of Life Admin Hacks, a step-by-step guide to saving time and money, reducing the mental load and streamlining your life. After a diverse and dynamic career in Melbourne, London and New York, she was on the cusp of burnout and partnered with a longtime school friend to marshal their professional expertise to find a better way for themselves and other working parents. She now supports individuals and employees to streamline their life admin so they can win back more free time and mental space, save money, and nurture household harmony.
Pam Egan
May 22, 2023 12.08pm

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