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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 means going without and even if it does 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 […]

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Affordable Holiday Essentials

Holiday essentials can be expensive – from sun cream to mosquito spray. Yet all 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! Sun Cream If you’re flying to somewhere sunny (or going skiing), sun cream is essential. It […]

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Camping on a Budget

Forget pricey glamping getaways. Here’s our guide to family camping breaks on a budget… Everyone wants to get away for a summer break, but steep airfares and hotel rates can mean a basic family holiday costs a fortune. Have you thought of a good old camping trip? It’s an underappreciated, cheap alternative with twice the […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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20 of the Best Free Museums in the UK

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

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How to BBQ on a Budget This Summer

When the sun is out it is always nice to invite a small group of friends and family round for a BBQ. There is nothing better than being surrounded by love and laughter with an ice old beer in one hand and a burger (veggie or meat) in the other. Cooking at home doesn’t need […]

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How to Budget For a Summer Holiday

Are you dreaming of taking that perfect summer holiday this year? With summer just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start planning your summer getaway. But did you know that the average holiday costs £974? Other than the holiday booking itself, new clothes, spending money and transport costs take up the majority of […]

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Surviving Festivals on a Budget

Festival season is now upon us and there are many of us who are thinking of digging into our pockets and spending upwards of £200 for a ticket to one of the many festivals around the UK. One of the things that holds us back from going or causes problems when it’s finished is the […]

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Top 5 Cheap UK Holiday Destinations

The Great British Staycation is at an all-time high. Since Brexit, holiday prices to Europe have jumped more than 35% and the fall in the pound means you’ll get less sangria for your travel money. We don’t advise to get a loan for holidays abroad, as these loans are intended for unexpected expenses. That’s why […]

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Summer Saving Tips

When you’re hit with an unexpected bill, a short term loan is 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. Funnily, the […]

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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 […]

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