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We've all been warned about credit scores and the weight and impact that they can have on important financial decisions. Despite this, recent research has highlighted that more people than ever before are being stung by their poor score - with the majority of these people having no clue why…
Sunday, 29 October 2017 16:45

Four Ways to Sell Old Books

How many books do you have that you haven’t read in years, and now clutter up bookshelves and cabinets all around your home? If you’ve switched to an e-reader recently, you may be replacing all those hardbacks and paperbacks with virtual copies that are easier to carry around with you.…
Thursday, 26 October 2017 15:39

Can You Really Eat on £1 a Day?

Just lately, I’ve come across lots of articles and blog posts focusing on the challenge of eating for just £1 a day. Turns out there is a whole group of people out there who have tried this challenge – sometimes for a month, sometimes for much longer. Other people have…
Monday, 23 October 2017 12:27

What is a budget?

If you are a regular to our site, you will no doubt have realised that we like to preach the importance of being frugal and budgeting finances at all times. To us, it is very simple. If you can account for every penny and you spend within your means there…
Despite warning upon warning, Britons are still heaping all their debt onto credit and store cards and all the while are getting themselves into a financial situation that many find difficult to get out of. Because of this, many regulators are looking at putting new restrictions in place that will…
Everyone in their lifetime will apply for a loan – it’s just one of those things that is part of life. We all need money and the banks give us a helping hand to make sure we get essentials such as homes and cars. It comes as somewhat of a…
You work eight hours a day; you’d expect, surely, that you would be paid enough to get you through the payment of bills, the weekly food shop and still have some money left over to socialise and treat your kids to the odd day out. Unfortunately, however, this doesn’t appear…
We know that times are hard and people are struggling more than ever before to make money stretch and afford a comfortable living, but, according to new analysis, people are unaware just how dire the situation is. The analysis, conducted by a section of the Labour party, shows that the…
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