The benefits of using a credit card sensibly

Do you use a credit card? I had many years of not using one out of fear that I would overspend with it and get…

Saving for life’s big moments: alternative ways to save …

Weddings, cars, mortgages and other big moments in life won’t happen without money. Putting aside a few pounds per month into a dedicated account will…

5 things money smart parents always do

  Things money smart parents always do I know a fair few money smart parents and they all share these habits… 1. They teach their…

Fintech in Europe – Robo-Advisors to Change the Landscape

  Fintech across Europe has been growing rapidly and proving to be a strong element in not just the tech sector but across entire economies.…

Super cinema savings all year

Oh I do love a good money saver and am so happy to introduce you to … (drumroll please) Comparethemarket.com has launched this fabulous new…

How Solar Energy Can Save You Money

My electric bill is one of my biggest bills and seems to rise steadily. Asmuch as I try and pile on the extra jumpers, hang…

What exactly is bad credit?

  Although bad credit is a topic talked about almost constantly nowadays, there is still some confusion as to what the term actually means. How…

Does disposable income actually still exist?

I have always known money does not grow on treese but I have been feeling quite significantly over the last few years that I have…

What Every UK Airbnb Host Needs to Know About Insurance

Airbnb offers homeowners in the UK the opportunity to make some extra money by renting our their homes. It is actually a community marketplace where…

You know you are a thrifty blogger when….

I have been a thrifty blogger since 2007. I have my UK parenting blog Baby Budgeting that talks about raising a young child on a…

What would I spend a spare £100 on?

I don’t know about you but it is very rare I have £1oo to spare. It’s quite tricky to think what I would spend it…

Easy to use voucher codes

Today – easy to use voucher codes Although it is easier for us to shop and may well tempt us to purchase more the internet…

Where does your credit score come from?

Your credit report is a tool used by potential lenders to assist them in reaching a decision as to whether or not to accept your…

Household debt is rising – helpful tips to ease your personal …

A recent report has stated that the average household debt is set to grow to almost £10,000 by the end of 2016. While borrowers are…

What are CHAPS Payments?

I was listening to the budget yesterday and following what was going on via twitter and I really found quite a lot of it confusing…

Easy Clean — Five Frugal Tips for Keeping Your Home Clean

Giving your home a thorough spring clean is the next best thing to a full redecoration: eliminating the clutter, swishing away the cobwebs and shaking…