Setting them up for their future – teaching your little ones good spending habits

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I don’t know about you, but there have been times in my life when I had plenty of money sitting in my bank account and yet back then, I still thought I was in a monetary pickle. Fast forward to today and I’m probably worse off and would give anything to have my old bank account worries back! I was never really given or taught any financial advice; you’d think it was something they’d teach in schools…how to manage your… Continue Reading “Setting them up for their future – teaching your little ones good spending habits”

How to Get the Best Price for Your Car

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All good things must come to an end. Even a partnership with a reliable motor. As sad as it may seem, we can’t rely on the same car forever.  Whether it’s a big move or a growing family, there are several reasons why a change in vehicle is required. And to replace one for another, we usually need to sell our current automobile.  This prospect concerns most of us. However, if this relates to you, fear no more. There are failsafe… Continue Reading “How to Get the Best Price for Your Car”

Make a New Year’s Resolution to save money

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Saving money is a good habit to get in to and it is something I have always encouraged the kids to do from an early age. If you save regularly, it is lovely to watch your savings start to add up and keep growing and the easiest way to get your savings working for you is to set things up so that you automatically add a little bit each month to your savings. That way you won’t have to remember… Continue Reading “Make a New Year’s Resolution to save money”

The Perfect Delivery: Online Shopping Tips For The First Time Buyer

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Online shopping is on the rise. In 2016, 1.66 billion people made a purchase directly over the internet. According to Statista, this number will rise significantly in the next few years to reach 2.14 billion in 2021.  If you’re planning your first online purchase, the following are a few tips to make the process smooth and trouble-free; Make sure it’s not a phishing website The buzz around digital commerce has resulted in widespread fraud in the sector. Several imposters now… Continue Reading “The Perfect Delivery: Online Shopping Tips For The First Time Buyer”

The real reasons why you don’t want to move home

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Moving House! Two of the most stressful words in the english language for me. When I was renting I moved every couple of years, mainly because landlords wanted to take full advantage of the ever-increasing value of their homes and sell them on for a decent profit. It was a relief when we finally managed to buy our house, almost 14 years ago, but it wasn’t all plain sailing. Our first choice house fell through thanks to the legal team… Continue Reading “The real reasons why you don’t want to move home”