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
Everyone loves to get something for nothing don’t they ? Today I am going to share with you my top tips for finding the best free samples around. I don’t intend to send you to the freebies myself as they change so quickly instead I will give you some top sites to visit to be in with a chance of the best freebies. Read More
We currently live in a world where it’s becoming increasingly difficult to save money. Mortgages are becoming impossible to afford in some areas of the country. Millennials have been getting a hard time recently about spending and not saving for the future but is this really the case ? In a recent survey from Swift Money the people least likely to be in debt are over 54s (36%), followed by 18-24s (24%), not what you would expect is it?
We were thinking about this and wondered “What have we learnt from the older generation about money we could pass on ?” Here are some of our top tips that have been handed down through the generations.
Getting credit is becoming more difficult today with lots of boxes to tick, forms to fill in and hoops to jump through. If you are looking for a loan or a mortgage I am sure you will have heard the phrase “depending on your credit score” but do you know what this means? We have put together a beginners guide to Credit Ratings and how to check your score.
The new year is always a time for reviewing your life and your finances should be no different. Why not take a little time to do the following checks on your financial situation. Here are our 5 financial resolutions for the year ahead.