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How to Do Valentine’s Day on a Budget

February 8, 2022

They say love costs nothing, but it is difficult to show someone your appreciation without spending a little bit of money. With Valentine’s Day coming up, if you want to show the one you love how special they are to you, here are some ways you can do it without spending a fortune & staying…

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Beware of the New ‘Delivery’ Text Scam!

October 7, 2021

Scammers are getting more and more creative with new ways of stealing money or obtaining private information from their victims. The latest trend in the UK is sending out fake parcel delivery fee messages. To avoid these scams or if you think you’ve fallen victim to them, read our blog post.   Your parcel has…

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Children Learning ‘Dangerous’ Money Lessons from TikTok

September 29, 2021

The social media platform TikTok has become incredibly popular with children and particularly teenagers, and it certainly helped to pass the time during lockdown for many people, who have had fun recreating dances and watching videos to offset the boredom.   However, there is also a concern about some aspects of using TikTok, such as…

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How to Start Saving on Your Household Bills

September 29, 2021

When it comes to saving money and trying to be more spend-savvy, it can be easy to cut down on other things such as your coffees, social outings, etc. when really, there’s a huge chunk of money that can be saved at home. Your household bills are something you should review regularly, as there are…

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Honeymoon Hacks to Stay on A Budget

September 8, 2021

It’s no surprise that weddings are expensive, but it is arguably one of the most special days of your life, so sticking to a budget can be tricky when it comes to planning your dream wedding. You then also have your honeymoon, so the question arises of where to put your budget.   Lucky for…

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With Back-to-School Costs at All-Time High, Here’s How to Avoid Over-Spending…

August 10, 2021

Back to school costs for school uniforms, stationery and other school-related equipment are at an all-time high and parents and guardians need to set even more money aside than usual or find alternative ways to get their children kitted out for the new school year.   With uniform price hikes and more equipment required such…

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UK Staycation prices are on the rise

August 4, 2021

The pandemic has impacted us all in many ways and that is especially the case for UK holidaymakers who are seeing some unexpected changes to the way they holiday. Many people have been left disappointed this year and unable to stay in their favourite caravan sites, campsites or holiday parks as holiday prices have skyrocketed…

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The best cash ISA rates have been released…

July 29, 2021

You may have recently seen the published list which highlights the best cash ISA rates available in the UK at the moment. It’s evident that many providers are upping their rates which can be beneficial for users. However, rates that are published aren’t always as they seem so it is important to review the terms…

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5 Ways to Stop Emotional Spending

July 15, 2021

Emotional spending is a fairly common issue. It can severely impact people’s finances and it has been increasing as we have come out of lockdown, because of a combination of the shops opening again and people feeling lower than they did pre-COVID. Emotional spending is when people spend money to boost their mood and feel…

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How to lower your supermarket spend

July 7, 2021

When you take a look at where you spend most of your money, there are opportunities to lower your supermarket spend. Most families will see that a lot of their money goes on shopping from the supermarket. Food, cleaning products, hygiene products and other essential items all add up to a large amount of your…

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