Save Money on your car maintenance this winter

How to save money on your car maintenance this winter

The festive season is all fun and games; it’s the perfect time for catching up on quality time with your nearest and dearest but it is also often extremely expensive. With a constant stream of guests, fridges to fill, parties to attend and presents to buy, your spends can really start to rack up so it’s even more important than ever to do everything you can to avoid any unforeseen financial surprises. One of the biggest culprits for curtailing your seasonal spirit is car troubles, especially during the chilly months.

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Secret santa gifts on a budget

Secret Santa Christmas gifts on a budget

Everyone loves Christmas but all the preparations can be exhausting.  Who has time for all the shopping, wrapping and preparation it entails.  I have to admit that used to fill me with dread the “Secret Santa” challenge.  Buy a present for a colleague in the office on a budget without causing a major breadown in relations.   It can be so difficult to buy a gift for someone you don’t know very well, and maybe don’t even like that much !   This is where the #sdfiverchallenge comes in – why not take the stress out of the shopping with a choice of £5 gifts from sports direct online.  Get your presents sorted without even leaving the comfort of your favourite sofa.   Read More

4 Checks to save you stress in a rental property

4 checks that could save you stress when you move into a rental property

Moving into a new rental property can be an exciting time, but it can also be stressful and there is a lot to do. If you’re not careful, you could make mistakes that end up costing you big, both in terms of your finances and your stress levels. To help ensure that the transition to your new property is smooth and hassle-free, and to avoid unnecessary costs and complications further down the line, it pays to ask yourself the following four questions.

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