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12 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to Try

Mother’s Day is always a day that makes every woman feel special. You might remember your mum or stepmother and instantly want to find them and hug them to show how you feel about them. Mother’s Day is the perfect day for this but likewise, it can also be a day that requires strict financial […]

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7 Ways to Go Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Skim £££s off your grocery shopping with our top tips! Do you know the price of everyday food items? From a pint of milk to avocados, test your knowledge with our fun quiz to discover if you’re right on the money when it comes to grocery prices. Interested in finding out how you can cut the […]

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10 Things to Know About Your Bank Account

Your bank account is one of the most important things to understand about your personal finances. Without a bank account, it is difficult to be paid a salary or to budget effectively. You need to know the essentials of what makes your bank account work and tips and tricks to managing your accounts effectively. The […]

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10 Things To Ask Alexa For A Pick Me Up

It’s exciting to have a new gadget to play with, learning all its features and capabilities. What makes this experience even more enjoyable is if this new gadget comes with its own AI, as is the case with the Amazon Echo. The Echo features its very own personal assistant called Alexa. Alexa is on hand […]

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5 Reasons You Need an Emergency Fund

An emergency fund is one of the most important things that you need to have to manage your personal finances. It is something that will help you when or if you are suffering from financial problems, or if you are trying to ensure that you do not have financial problems. What is an Emergency Fund? […]

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5 Questions to Ask Before You Get a Loan

1. How Much Will it Cost Each Month? The monthly cost of a loan will depend on how much the loan is for, how long you agree to repay it over, the agreed interest and any additional charges that may be included. However, you should only take out a loan that you can afford. A […]

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40 Years Of Iconic Toys And What They’re Worth Now

From board games to robotic pets, our childhood toys have left a lasting impression. But is their value more than sentimental? Your favourite toys could fetch you a petty penny… Some old toys are worth more now than others, but the memories you have are priceless. Now, where did that Beyblade go… 1970s Stretch Armstrong […]

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5 of the Best Free Language Learning Apps

Have you ever been on the plane to another country before wondering what the best free language learning apps are? Whether you’re ordering food abroad or trying to chat to locals while on holiday, the French you learned in school only goes so far. Having a second language under your belt is incredibly helpful for […]

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3 Alternatives To XMAS Traditional Saving Schemes

Christmas is, for most people, an incredibly expensive time of the year. Getting to December and having no money saved for all your Christmas presents, food and socialising can put a downer on the festive period. Many people choose to build up a Christmas savings pot throughout the year using a savings scheme. These are […]

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5 Budget Planner Apps: Save More Money Easily

Have you ever glanced at a bank statement only to realise that you have no recollection of making a purchase? Or how about being shocked as you scroll through numerous direct debits and standing orders leaving your account each month? Keeping on top of every-day finances can be tricky. However, with banking technology rapidly evolving, […]

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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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5 Affordable Alternatives That Are Better Than The Expensive Versions

When it comes to household shopping, we all have go-to brands that we buy time and time again. We buy from these brands because we know them, we trust them, and so do our peers. It’s what’s known as brand loyalty. You could be doing it consciously because you prefer one brand to another, or […]

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6 Cheap Afternoon Teas In London

Whether you live in London are just visiting, afternoon tea is a British staple that you should definitely make time for occasionally. Afternoon tea may sound like a pricey luxury, but we can point you in the right direction! Here are 6 cheap afternoon tea locations in London, each boasting high ratings and servings for […]

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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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9 Money Saving Hacks to Save £1,870 Cash (Every Single Year)!

We all know how difficult it can be to save money, which is why we’re sharing 9 practical saving hacks to help you save more, without compromising or changing your lifestyle! Shockingly, 1 in 4 UK adults has zero savings. Worse still, 10% of Brits admit to spending more than they earn. As our daily […]

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No Guarantor Loans

What is a Guarantor Loan? As the name suggests, no guarantor loans don’t require a second party or guarantor. There’s no need for someone to be on standby to pay for you, if you can’t make a payment. Loans without a guarantor can be a good financial solution if you aren’t in a position to ask […]

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Compare Overdraft Fees Vs. Payday Loans

When it comes to managing your finances, every penny really does count. That’s why knowing what’s what with overdraft fees and payday loan interest is so important. Especially when an unexpected cost hits and you don’t have enough to cover that and your usual expenses until payday. There’s no denying that having a bank account […]

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XMAS Saving Tips – Vision

Let’s try and make this Christmas spectacular, and go out with a bang! If you’re worried about spending too much money though, we’ve come up with a few ideas to allow you to spend less on a few small things, so you don’t have to compromise on the big things. This week, we’ve explored a couple […]

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XMAS Saving Tips – Sound

Saving money at Christmas is not always easy. And this year, we’ll probably want to go out with a bang! But being smart with Christmas spending doesn’t have to be complicated – it’s about cutting back in areas you won’t really notice, and then treating yourself and your loved ones where it matters.  This week, […]

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XMAS Saving Tips – Play

Even though the date never changes, almost nobody is prepared for Christmas when it rolls around each year. We often put off saving until the last minute, perhaps relying on a Christmas bonus to cover the costs. And most people won’t start worrying about buying presents until there’s so much tinsel around the house you […]

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Looking For a Loan Without a Credit Check?

If you have bad credit, you might be searching for a no credit check loan. You may have been turned down by more traditional lenders, and are therefore concerned that you won’t be able to borrow the funds you need.  While loans without credit checks don’t really exist, there are options available, regardless of your […]

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Calculating Interest on a Loan

When looking into your loan options, one of the most important things for a lot of people is the interest rate. You don’t want to have to pay more than necessary! And for some loans, calculating the interest is easy – the lender will let you know the annual interest rate. But with short term […]

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Best Way To Apply For a Loan

Applying for a loan can be incredibly stressful and time consuming. Although you don’t need to visit a local high street bank anymore in order to take out credit, even online applications can be challenging. You can spend hours comparing lenders, and then you may not even be approved by the first lender you try, […]

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How to Apply For a Loan

As with most things, if you’ve never applied for a loan before, you probably won’t know what to expect. What information should you have to hand, and what questions will you be asked? Will you be eligible for the loan? While no two loan applications are exactly the same, we can help give you a […]

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Best Way to Borrow Money

What’s the best way to borrow money? Unfortunately there is no simple answer to this question, as it can depend on a number of personal factors. But we’ve listed a few of the top tips and tricks below when it comes to borrowing money, to help you get the best deal! Ways to Borrow Money […]

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