Top Tips for Reducing Your Weekend Spending

How to stop spending as much at the weekend

We all look forward to our weekends, whether we are excited about a few days to rest or eager to make the most of our free time with action-packed days. However, if you are looking to reduce your outgoings, expensive weekends can quickly start to add up. Many of us have financial goals which we […]

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Tips for Saving for Your First Home

tips for saving for your first home

Buying a first home is still seen by millions of Britons as a rite of passage, allowing people to set up a family of their own and start paying into an asset that they actually own. But for many people, it feels like a next step that is increasingly out of reach, particularly for young […]

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Doorstep Lender Provident Enters Scheme of Arrangement

Provident enters into a scheme of arrangement

Payday and doorstep lenders have been with us for years. Unfortunately, some of them were lending at very high interest rates, with unpleasant practices such as aggressive debt collection, poor affordability checks, and overcharging fees. On 1st April 2014, the Financial Conduct Authority became the regulator for these companies and began cracking down on unfair […]

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How to Save Money on Your Wedding

How to save money on your wedding

The cost of a wedding in the UK often runs into the tens of thousands of pounds and, while it is your special day, it is worth considering some ways to lower the bill. It is possible to have a perfectly wonderful day, with most of the trimmings, on a budget. You just need to […]

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Budgeting Tips for Teenagers

Managing money better for teens

You’re never too young to start thinking about money – especially when it comes to building those responsible habits and practices that can benefit your life further down the line. While many young people go into the world with little money knowledge, a little bit of extra time spent on finances can go a long […]

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How Scammers Can Ruin Your Family Finances

how scammers can wreak havoc on your finances

The coronavirus pandemic across the world has caused many changes in how we run our lives. From how many people we meet outside to those struggling to find a new or a first job. The financial security of families is a huge concern. According to statistics, about 730,000 people in the UK lost their jobs. […]

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Top Tips for New Parents on How to Save Money

save money as a new parent

Having a baby is one of life’s greatest joys. There’s nothing else like bringing your own bundle of cuteness home from the hospital. However, there’s no getting away from the fact that it can also be an expensive time. It’s hard to know what you will need as a first-time parent, and there are so […]

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