Savings To Make In October

As the seemingly endless restrictions due to a global pandemic continue, many of us find the period especially tough financially. That is why it is always worth regularly looking at what we can all do to help each other get by. And part of that is ensuring we seek out help and make what money […]

The Eat Out To Help Out Campaign

You may have seen details in the press recently about the eat out to help out campaign that is being launched in the UK on the 3rd August.  The scheme is designed to give a much-needed boost to the hospitality industry after the pandemic devastated the economy. We took a look on the day it […]

How Will Brexit Affect Mortgages?

Whilst we all know that Brexit is going to happen, as the UK leaves the European Union and the single market, we still are all clouded in uncertainty. One area that is especially true is with mortgages. We decided to check out a common question. How will Brexit affect mortgages? How Will Brexit Affect Mortgages? […]

Less Well Known Ways To Make Some Money

We have discussed in detail ways to make money on this site, as we look to advise people on what they can do without recourse to extra debt. But there are some less well known ways to make some money that we may have ignored. Let us take a look at some of those ways. […]

How To Support Local Businesses

During these difficult times, there have been a few positives that we can take from a period we would all rather forget. One of those is how communities have rallied to help local businesses survive. But once we return to some sort of normality, will we change our ways again? Let’s hope not. Here are […]

Checks To Make Before A Big Financial Purchase

Even the most careful spenders amongst us will every now and then dust off the cobwebs and make a significant financial outlay for something. From major vehicle or home repairs to broken appliances to decorating a house. Occasionally a major purchase is a must. But before you splash the cash, take a moment to ask […]

Disadvantages Of Shopping Online

In my previous article, I took a look at the many advantages of doing your shopping on the internet. However, there are downsides to such an approach too. So with that in mind, i take a look at the disadvantages of shopping online. You Do Not Choose Items Yourself Think of supermarket best before dates […]

What Are Interest Rates?

We have all heard about interest rates, which is not surprising as most of us have saved or borrowed at some point. We probably think we know everything about them too. But what are interest rates? Let’s take a deeper dive. What Are Interest Rates? Rates Affect Us All Interest rates affect most of us. […]

Shopping Hacks That Will Save You Money

With most of us stuck at home right now, we increasingly turn to online purchases to get the supplies we require. The convenience of online shopping is a great thing to have, but it comes with its own risks and costs. We take a look at shopping hacks that will save you money. A hefty […]

A Look At The Government’s Help For The Self-Employed

As the effects of the Coronavirus continue to damage many of our lives, we thought it a good time to look in detail on how one sector of our population will be helped by recent government announcements. Here we take a look at the government’s help for the self-employed. Help For The Self-Employed – The […]

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