Four Ways to Start Cutting Down Your Monthly Expenses

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Whether you are saving up for a big purchase or just want to have more disposable income left over after paying off your priority bills, reducing your monthly expenses is one of the best ways to meet your financial goals. Most of us are paying out each month for things that simply aren’t worth it – and if you’re often left wondering where your money has gone at the end of every month, reducing your monthly expenses gives you a… Continue Reading “Four Ways to Start Cutting Down Your Monthly Expenses”

The top 3 emergencies we all forget to plan for

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Life tends to enjoy throwing the odd hurdle in our way and has quite a habit of doing so at the worst possible time. Money is tight for many of us right now, with living costs seemingly rising by the day while wages plateau. That means most of us are living financially in the moment, so what happens when something unexpected comes along? With more young adults than ever having little to no savings whatsoever, emergencies can cause huge financial… Continue Reading “The top 3 emergencies we all forget to plan for”

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”