August 2012 – Saving money on all utilities with a utility bill swoop! Debt rolling all the way down to £16,950 PAID OFF!

Aug 31

Well been to cleaning job this morning so that’s all done. Went to Aldi on the way back and spent £41 but £5 of that was on a cup cake holder for me . Can’t afford it and don’t bloody need it but hey ho it got bought.

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A guide to repaying payday loans when made redundant

Aug 31

A guide to repaying payday loans when made redundant

Losing a job can be one of the most traumatic experiences a person can go through.  It can have a significant impact on your mental and physical wellbeing as well as that of your family.

Given the tough economic times we live in, the prospect of being made redundant is something that many people are understandaly worried about.

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Electronic Heating: Can Savings Be Made?

Aug 30

Electronic Heating: Can Savings Be Made?

Many houses and apartments are set up to be heated electronically but the advantages of this tend to be for landlords and developers. Electric radiators are affordable, easy to install and require less maintenance. Electricity is expensive though; especially when compared to gas. So, can savings be made by those of us that have to pay the electricity bill?

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How to have the perfect family holiday without breaking the bank

Aug 30

How to have the perfect family holiday without breaking the bank

The annual family holiday can often be a headache in itself, especially when it comes to your finances with higher prices during peak seasons. However there are a few things you can do, such as looking into car hire comparison, which can really make the difference between a stress free holiday and one which breaks the bank. Here are my money-saving travel tips for the family break.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Let’s do the (Price) Timewarp!

Aug 28

Times are changing, things are getting expensive and by now we’ve probably all uttered that phrase ‘how much?!’ when it comes to forking out for an everyday item. Have you ever wondered just how much the prices of the items in your cupboard have actually changed since the 1960’s? You might be surprised! So surprise, in fact, that you’ll want to jump into a Tardis, ‘Doctor Who’ style and rewind to a better (and cheaper) time!

 

Check out this infographic that shows just how much things have changed.

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