Honestly, I'd save up and invest in a high quality wig. It'll be worth it, trust me.
As for which dyeing method to use, it depends on the wig's fiber type (kanakelon, hiperlon, human hair, etc.).
Conventions for 2015 (so far...): Momocon, A-Kon, Otakuthon, Sac Anime
Cosplay line-up: Mayoi Hachikuji (Bakemonogatari), Nona (Death Parade), Nagisa Momoe (Madoka Magica), Menma (AnoHana), Tsukihi Araragi (Bakemonogatari)