Category - Money Tips

5 Simple Guidelines for First Time Budgeters

5 Simple Guidelines for First Time Budgeters

Effective money management in 2017 isn’t easy. Income levels have stagnated whilst the cost of living continues to rise. Over the last 20 years the number of regular outgoings we have has increased significantly. Gone are the days where outgoings could be...
3 Budgeting Hacks to Improve Your Finances

3 Budgeting Hacks to Improve Your Finances

The task of budgeting can be a daunting one, especially if you’ve never done it before. But often the thought of doing it is much worse than the execution. Nowadays, there are hundreds of different online tools that can aid you in creating your monthly budget....
Why you should regularly check your credit file

Why you should regularly check your credit file

Most of us are probably aware of the term ‘credit history’, however not all of us are aware of how it can impact our finances and even our lives. Your credit history is essentially a summarised record of your payment history on items of credit over the...
How to Prioritise Multiple Savings Goals

How to Prioritise Multiple Savings Goals

If you were given five minutes to think about all the things you’d like to save money for right now, how many things would you think of? Two, five, maybe even ten? The reality is, it’s very rare that you can focus all your efforts on one single savings...
Inflation causes long-term savers to lose money

Inflation causes long-term savers to lose money

Despite showing some signs of improvement in late 2016, savings rates are still extremely low. Despite this, millions of UK taxpayers are putting their hard-earned cash into long-term savings accounts. For many, it may be the security that attracts them. Other may see...