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The cost of living has hit a 30 year high with inflation soaring to 6.2%

Experts explain simple hacks that will save those crucial pounds

The cost of living has hit a 30 year high with inflation soaring to 6.2%, so it is vital to understand how to better manage our money.

Many people pay large lump sums of money towards utilities and services; however, insurance expert Catherine Grayson from A-Plan Insurance looked at ways to manage your money more effectively.

She reveals some top tips and tricks for...

Green energy stocks could be the perfect investment for 2022

It’s no secret – the cost of our energy bills is set to rise in 2022.

Suppliers have to pay more in the market to access gas and electricity, and – as tends to be the way with these things – that cost is passed on to us as customers.

The starker reality is that many countries around the globe are indebted to Russia for their energy supply chain – as their conflict with...

How to Minimize Your Cost of Living in London

London is known as one of the most expensive cities in terms of living there in the entire world. Living in London can quickly drain your expenses even if you live in a more affordable neighborhood. This fact can be especially actual if you just moved there and have no connections or stable income yet. Even those with well-paying jobs struggle to live within their means in London!

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Practical pointers to help batten down the hatches against spiralling energy costs

The last two years has created the perfect storm for cost-of-living problems across the UK and it’s speculated that things could get worse by April. As many households struggle to reach the first payday since before Christmas, we explore the measures households can take now to help make things more manageable.

New research shows that lower income households in the UK may have to...

Best car finance for low credit scores

Car finance is a great way to help spread the cost of owning your next car! Finance agreements allow you to split the cost of your chosen car into affordable monthly payments. More consumers than ever are choosing to get their next car on finance but is car finance accessible for everyone? Having a low credit score can reduce your chances of being accepted for car finance but not all hope is...

Can You Afford to Foster a Child? Finances to Bear in Mind...

Fostering a child is an incredibly rewarding and selfless act, but it also comes with various complications and costs. So, can you afford to foster a child? We explore this question, here…

In the UK, there is an estimated shortage of around 8,000 foster carers. This means that many children in care are unable to find suitable homes where they can grow up safely and recover from any...

Who Should You Appoint as Your Will Executor?

There is no denying the importance of appointing a will executor, but who should you choose? Read on to find out our top tips...

There are many options as to who your executor can be, so it might seem confusing to choose people for your own will. Thinking carefully about who to appoint as your will executor will help to reduce executor misconduct through mismanagement, fraud or...

How to Become a Saving Expert Without Changing Your Lifestyle

We all want to be financially responsible, but when it comes to actually making changes in order to do that, we find it nearly impossible.

You might vow to yourself that you won’t eat takeout ever again or never go out with your friends. But then your friend might want to eat some Chinese, and your buddies might want you to come to a bar to hang out, and your vows go down the drain...

How to successfully create a secondary income

The size of the gig economy has more than doubled since 2016, thanks largely to an influx of workers who are looking to create part-time and secondary streams of income.

In fact, some 48% of gig workers in the UK also have a full-time job , with people looking to optimise their earning potential at a time when the cost of living crisis and rampant inflation continues to rage...

How to get a vehicle on finance when you’re self-employed?

For some people having a car or van for their business is essential and there are so many benefits to being self-employed. However, many people who are self-employed struggle to get approved for finance! Whether you’re a builder, delivery driver or dog walker, there are ways in which you can increase your chances of getting approved. You can finance your next van or car without having to...

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