Is It Time Your Teenagers Learnt About Money?


Teenage children can be a challenge. Not just because of hormones or behaviour, some of us have perfect children that give us no trouble at all. The challenges can come due to knowing when it’s the right time to give your kids more responsibility.  This could be anything from allowing them to stay out later, to choosing their bedtimes. It could be letting them stay in the house for a night when you aren’t there, or maybe, it’s helping them… Continue Reading “Is It Time Your Teenagers Learnt About Money?”

The problem with learning to drive on public roads!

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Teaching your child to learn to drive is a rite of passage for many parents. With Abbey and Callan we made sure they had a handful of lessons before taking them out to practice in their cars and we have done the same with Kian this time round, even after completing his Admiral Young Driver course.. He bought his first car a couple of weeks ago, lovingly named Minty (by me), because of its lovely pale green colour and after… Continue Reading “The problem with learning to drive on public roads!”

Learning to drive with Admiral’s Young Driver

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Learning to drive is a huge milestone in a young person’s life and now you don’t have to wait until your child is 17! Kian is 16 and over the last few months I have noticed that he is taking more and more notice of how we drive, asking questions about which pedal does what and how do we know when to change gear, so when he was invited to take part in a Young Driver lesson he was really… Continue Reading “Learning to drive with Admiral’s Young Driver”

Crash, Bang, Wallop: What to Do If You Crash Your Car


A sad reality of driving is the risk of being involved in an accident and it pays to be prepared should the worst happen. Whether caused by you, or the carelessness of another driver, there are numerous things you need to do if you are involved in a car crash. Below you’ll discover everything you need to know about the proper channels to go through and what needs to be done. Stop and call 999 if needed It doesn’t matter… Continue Reading “Crash, Bang, Wallop: What to Do If You Crash Your Car”