Financial Literacy is a Family Affair

Dec 08

Financial Literacy is a Family Affair

It could be argued that the worldwide financial crisis that began in 2007-2008, and still resonates today, was fueled by financial illiteracy. Writing on the US News site in August 2016, entrepreneur and performance coach Josh Felber argued that the crisis was caused, at least in part, by people forgetting some very basic lessons about money, perhaps especially this one: “Don’t borrow more than you can repay.”

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Financial New Year Resolutions

Nov 03

Financial New Year Resolutions

Whether it’s getting fit, finding love or moving house – we’ve all made a new year’s resolution before. Studies show that while lots of adults set themselves a goal in January, plenty don’t manage to see the them through. If you want to set yourself a challenge, and your finances are looking a little bleak, we have some tips that will see you through the year.

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Cheap Entertainment for Students on a Budget

Oct 24

Cheap Entertainment for Students on a Budget

Once you’ve crossed the academic threshold and you’re fully immersed in your new life as a tertiary student the reality of just how little each of your pounds buys comes down on you like a tonne of bricks. It doesn’t get better, unless you hit the lottery or something, but then again who has any money to spend on lottery tickets when there are so many other functions for each pound you could think of?

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What to Consider When Starting a Business in Cyprus

Oct 20

What to Consider When Starting a Business in Cyprus

3 years after the 2013 economic downturn in Cyprus, the country has established solid laws, expanded their industrial reach, and regained stability. Now, many investors are now lining up to start a business in the country. Why?

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Top 7 Questions to ask When Choosing an Estate Agent

Oct 03

Top  7 Questions to ask When Choosing an Estate Agent

The choice of an estate agent is crucial when selling your property. This is because they are going to handle a huge transaction on your behalf. As such, you need to ensure that you settle for the best estate agent possible. To do this, you need to research about the estate agent, review their profile as well as record of sale and even ask for references. One of the ways to do this is by asking questions.

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Find yourself overstretched at Christmas? Start prepping now!

Sep 21

Find yourself overstretched at Christmas? Start prepping now!

It’s easy to find yourself in a hole at Christmas and we are not talking about the one you find yourself in after drinking too much. No we are talking about financial black holes, that many people end up stuck in over the festive period and that can keep you stuck with repayments well into the New Year. But don’t fear if this is you, we can help you from facing these issues with a few simple steps from online money saving and voucher code website My Voucher Codes, who have prepared their Christmas financial guide.

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How Many Financial Services Do You Really Need?

Sep 19

How Many Financial Services Do You Really Need?

If for just a brief moment you were given the super-hero power of x-ray vision, with the only catch being that the x-ray vision only works to give you an inner view of the financial services sector, you’d be shocked and angry at what is really going on behind the veil of secrecy. I mean you have scenarios where one person’s bank account – on which they depend a whole lot for the running of their day-to-day livelihood – gets closed down completely and costs money to reinstate just because they had a negative or zero balance, while another client of the same bank gets exclusive access to high interest-paying services just because they have more money in their account.

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