Warning: Late repayments can cause you serious money problems. For help, go to moneyadviceservice.org.uk

Category: Summer Spending

Divider

Summer Saving Tips

When you’re hit with an unexpected bill, a short term loan can be a quick and reliable way to correct the situation. However, taking out a short term loan should be considered carefully as there may be cheaper alternative options. This is one of the many reasons why we save for a rainy day. And […]

Continue Reading

Top 5 Cheap UK Holiday Destinations

The idea of the Great British Staycation is at an all-time high. Since the global pandemic, flights abroad have become a lot more expensive, so many people are choosing to holiday at home. As a nation, we’re actually very lucky, because we have such an eclectic mix of destinations, such as sandy beaches, charming seaside […]

Continue Reading

How to BBQ on a Budget

When summer starts, and we can enjoy long, sunny days, it can be nice to invite your friends and family round for a BBQ. There’s nothing better than being surrounded by love and laughter with an ice cold drink in one hand and a burger (veggie or meat) in the other.  The problem is, the […]

Continue Reading

Camping on a Budget

When it comes to camping, you might think about opting for a pricey glamping getaway. But that’s not always an option, especially if you’re trying to save money! So here’s our guide to family camping breaks on a budget! Just about everyone wants to get away for a summer break, but steep airfares and hotel […]

Continue Reading

20 of the Best Free Museums in the UK

A museum trip can be the ultimate day trip adventure! With so many around the country, you should easily find the perfect one for you to learn something new about the world around us. And the best thing is, many of them are free, meaning you can bring out your nerdy side without it costing […]

Continue Reading

5 Ways to Budget For a Summer Holiday

Are you dreaming of taking that perfect summer holiday this year? Whether you’re looking for time in the sun, or want to soak up some local culture, with summer just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start planning your summer getaway. But did you know that for a family of four, an average […]

Continue Reading

7 Affordable Holiday Essentials

Holiday essentials can be expensive – from sun cream to mosquito spray. Yet all these essentials are vital for staying safe on holiday. Here’s how to be savvy when you shop for your holidays and save money on your travel must-haves! 1. Sun Cream If you’re flying to somewhere sunny (or going skiing), sun cream […]

Continue Reading

50 Things To Do On Your No-Spend Weekend

Saving money or trying to cut back on your spending isn’t exactly a fun task. It often means going without, and while it can make you happier in the long run, no-one particularly looks forward to the times when they have to be frugal. However, there are ways to live entirely for free, even if […]

Continue Reading

Ask Siri One Of These 10 Things for A Pick-Me-Up

If you are equipped with an Apple Mac, an up-to-date iPhone or an iPad, then you are also lucky enough to be equipped with Siri. In case you’ve been under a rock for the last 6 years, Siri is an intelligent personal assistant that can respond to your voiced queries or commands. Siri knows most […]

Continue Reading

10 Things You Need to Buy for Your Children

As a nation, we love spending money on our children. According to a study from Aviva, first-time parents from the UK spend almost £492m preparing for a new baby. Whether you have a newborn baby or a teenager, children are the hearts and souls of our society. It’s natural that British parents love to spend […]

Continue Reading

Why You Should Start Saving Now For a Summer Holiday

With the average expected expenditure for a family holiday at a massive two months’ salary, living off a less than keen income may have you struggling with the idea of how to make the best of your summer outing. No need to fret, with a good amount of time and careful planning you could soon […]

Continue Reading