First-Time Buyers Tips

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Buying your first home is probably one of the biggest investments you will ever make, and although it’s an exciting time, it can also be rather terrifying. It is not just as simple as setting your budget, picking your ideal property, exchanging money and being given your keys. There is plenty of guidance out there on how to navigate buying, from getting the lowdown on help-to-buy schemes, understanding property searches, to knowing where to start when securing a mortgage, but… Continue Reading “First-Time Buyers Tips”

Kids Are Expensive: How To Family On A Budget

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We all know how expensive it is to raise a family, on top of all the obvious and usual expenses such as food and clothing there are the days out, toys, pocket money, school excursions, sometimes it seems like it never ends and there is always something you are expected to put your hand in your pocket for, but there are many ways we can look to save some extra money in the family. Don’t Holiday Abroad Holidaying abroad is… Continue Reading “Kids Are Expensive: How To Family On A Budget”

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”