Infographic: Buying your dream home – find out what you can …

When it comes to buying your dream home location is a deciding factor for most people but not just because of what each area can…

10 things our family want to do in 2014

Last year was filled with fabulous moments, we stayed at the Lego land hotel, I won a MAD blog award and started 2 new blogs.…

Second Hand Shopping Infographic

Second hand shopping is flourishing partuclarly if you live in Norwich! Check out these interesting facts about shopping second hand via Preloved. Family Budgeting is…

New Year Resolutions: Saving more and cutting on energy bills

  With December it’s not just the cold that comes, but also the pressure to come up with your very own ever growing list of…

Christmas finance: get rewarded for your shopping

Some say that generosity is its own reward, but when it comes to Christmas, it never hurts to earn a little extra. With all the…

Budgeting for the winter

Guest post Having children can be a seriously expensive hobby. If they aren’t in need of a new school uniform every six months, they’re damaging…

Effective Ways to Cut Costs Around the House

Most of us would jump at the opportunity to have a little extra money to spend, and thinking carefully about where you can cut costs…

Why Do Kids Need To Know About Saving?

Personal finance is just a minefield. That’s something we learn in adulthood and parents regularly wish they’d known that this elusive and bewitching entity ‘cash’…

Grandparents save UK parents £16.4bn each year

The amount of money saved by parents when grandparents look after the children is amazing and definitely on the rise. When I was little I…

Investing for your Family’s Future

Guest post The last few years have been a big wake up call for a lot of British families. The financial crisis and recession brought…

So, what’s your car worth?

Last week I raised the question whether we actually need cars and I know for many of us, whether we view them as a necessary…

Teach your children to be savings superstars

We have been trialling the F&C Saving Superstar education programme. These are downloadable printable materials that were created by iChild in partnership with F&C investments…

Money Saving Tips For the Stay at Home Parent and …

Guest post With the cost of childcare at an all-time high, you might find yourself opting to work from home instead of trekking to the…

Easy ways to save money on energy

Have  look here for some more great ideas on how to save money on your energy bills

How to Easily Cut Your Grocery Spending by Over £1,000

guest post These days ‘Pester Power’ is stronger than ever, despite the measures put in place by the European Union to stop companies directly or…

Family budgeting: the secrets

Starting a family is easy but holding it together through the tough times can be very difficult. With food prices and rent increasing, many families…