It’s not hard to delay writing a will. Life is busy, there’s always so much going on, and, most of the time, we’re not thinking about the very big picture. Even when we are, we naturally tend to think about the positives on the horizon, rather than the idea of one day leaving our … [Read more...] about When is The Right Time in Life to Write a Will?
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Financially Prepare For Maternity Leave: As you wait for your bundle of joy to arrive, take the time to get your finances in order. Bringing a new life into the world is one of the most exciting things in life, but it can bring about a whole new set of stressors, too. Having a … [Read more...] about 5 Tips To Help You Financially Prepare For Maternity Leave
How to Plan for Major Life Events: Major events like weddings, buying a house, or welcoming a child into your life are some of the most exciting moments in our lives but also the biggest ones to plan for. There can be a lot of stress involved, whether that is financial or … [Read more...] about How to Plan for Major Life Events
Planning the Finances for an Extended Summer Trip: Summer is close at hand, and many of us are already daydreaming of the perfect summer holiday trip. You might have some grand plans of your own, be they a domestic road-trip tour of the UK or a backpacking holiday around East … [Read more...] about Planning the Finances for an Extended Summer Trip
When the holiday season rolls around, it is natural to want to splurge and give your loved ones the best gifts you can find. However, many of us cannot do so due to financial limitations. That is why many people look for ways to finance their next holiday. … [Read more...] about Tips for Using a Loan to Finance Your Next Holiday: A Practical Guide
If you’re expecting a child it is normal to feel overwhelmed! We’re going over the most important financial decisions you need to consider before the due date … [Read more...] about 5 Financial Decisions All Expecting Parents Need to Consider
With the number of scams currently in operation throughout the country, it can be difficult to feel adequately secure, even within the walls of your home. You may need to find ways to protect yourself from these scams so that you don’t lose money, access to accounts, or become … [Read more...] about How Can I Avoid Becoming a Victim of Scams?
For many individuals, working as a freelance travel blogger is the ultimate dream role. While you may enjoy creating your content and sharing it with the world, you may need to keep in mind that there are aspects of being a travel blogger that may require additional work. One … [Read more...] about A Freelance Travel Blogger’s Guide to Invoicing
Life insurance can be confusing, but it’s a must-have for all parents. If you are considering buying life insurance, you are taking a step in the right direction to protect your family. Life insurance can be a safety net for your loved ones if you unexpectedly pass away. Although … [Read more...] about Understanding the Differences Between Whole Life Insurance and Term Life Insurance Policies
Budgeting is something that seems to have a bad vibe around it, and over the years it hasn’t exactly gotten the best reputation. It’s often thought of as something designed to keep you from doing what you want and to tie you down to a way of spending. … [Read more...] about 9 Budgeting Tips To Make Your Life A Little Easier
20Cogs is one of the UK’s largest reward sites, they’ve helped thousands of people across the UK pay off debts, holidays or pesky bills. The average 20Cogs member cashes out around £200 and one they’ve completed everything they need to do they’ll receive the payment via BACS or … [Read more...] about 20 Cogs: Easy Ways To Get Paid
Money and love tend to go hand-in-hand. It can make or break a relationship in many cases if you aren’t careful. Whether you are dating or married, chances are that money holds energy in your relationship. … [Read more...] about How Money Can Affect Relationships
No matter how much you plan, occasionally something unexpected will happen. Life is like that. One day, everything is fine, the next your washing machine or car needs to be repaired. When that day comes it is nice to have some cash available to deal with that emergency. … [Read more...] about Easy Ways To Save For A Rainy Day
Credit cards have many uses, but they are also very easy to overspend on. Exceeding your credit card limit is a remarkably easy trap to fall into, and carries with it a number of risks. Your credit score is one of the major reasons why you should always be wary of even coming … [Read more...] about Are You Overspending On Your Credit Cards?
How many times do you get fed up with the amount of penny any two pence coins you find yourself carrying? Sometimes you accumulate so many that they won't be useful at all, taking more space in your wallet than the more useful larger value coins and notes. I never end up using … [Read more...] about Time To Break Your Piggy Banks Thanks To Coinstar
A large amount of debt can seem like an insurmountable burden. Though it might feel like you'll never get out from under your financial obligations, with some short- and long-term planning and a few lifestyle changes, you can get a handle on the amount you owe and work your way … [Read more...] about 4 Ways to Tackle A Large Amount of Debt
You might have seen my blog post about supporting Take Five and specifically their Take Five Week. They have been very busy spreading useful information about how to spot scams to help prevent people from becoming victims of financial fraud. One of the big parts of this campaign … [Read more...] about Talking To Five Over 65 People About Fraud for Take Five Week