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Finding the best mortgage for you- Online.

For most people, finding a mortgage involves going to your local mortgage broker, using a family recommendation or going to the bank. By taking some time to explore your options, you could potentially discover some online opportunities that could save you valuable time and money. We've been looking around and think we've found something unique[…]

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6 Financial Resolutions for the New Year

The New Year is a great time to put a plan together and overhaul your life for the better – especially financial resolutions that can help you get closer to your money goals. If you are thinking about how to handle your finances in the coming year, we've looked at five financial resolutions you can[…]

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The Ultimate Christmas Saving Guide

Christmas is just around the corner and can often be a strain on our wallets, with the effects felt well into the New Year. That’s why it's a good idea to always start planning your Christmas finances in advance - that way, nothing comes as a shock last minute. For instance, before you start going[…]

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Cheap DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

Presents made with love (and your own hands) are the best kind. DIY projects are not only a good way to save some money on buying presents, but they are also a great way to show your love for your friends and family by putting in some time and effort on something handmade. Here’s some[…]

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The Top Tactics To Ask For A Pay Rise

In the lead up to Christmas, money tends to be on our minds a lot. One way to increase your income is to ask for a pay rise. However, asking for a pay rise can be one of the most daunting things in your career. Some companies may automatically increase your pay by a certain[…]

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6 Genuinely Easy Ways To Save Money

Unfortunately, it’s true that there aren’t any shortcuts when it comes to making money. But there are a few very simple methods to stop as much coming out of your wallet every month! In fact, as Kin Hubbard said: “the safest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it in[…]

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What You Need To Consider Before Buying Your First House

The average price for a property in the UK is £288,000 in February 2023, according to the ONS. This figure has increased by £16,000 since last year. The rising costs are not predicted to slow, so now could be a good time to look into buying your first home. But how do you get on[…]

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Five Simple Tricks To Decrease Your Monthly Outgoings

Sometimes it feels like all your money disappears with bills and everyday essentials, doesn’t it? Although they are necessary expenses, it does seem to leave you with less money for you to spend on the things you enjoy! But what if you were able to cut back on your monthly outgoings – so you could[…]

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5 Cheap Halloween Party Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank

Halloween is rapidly approaching so it’s time to start putting together the scariest Halloween party for your friends and family! If you’re living on a budget it might be frightening to consider some of the Halloween makeup and party gear that you see on social media and in the press, thinking that it’s out of[…]

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How to Get Fashion on the Cheap

London Fashion Week took place last month, and for anyone interested in fashion, now is the time to start thinking about the biggest autumn fashion trends. Of course, for us mere mortals the catwalk trends and high-level fashion probably seem a world away, but there are a few ways in which you can step out[…]

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