Money

1 April 2016

Overtime Calculator Reveals How Much Work You Do For Free

You go to work every day, and you get paid for the work that you do there. Or so everyone assumes. Imagine being told that you were actually giving your ...
30 January 2016

How To Budget For Your Growing Family

Watching your family grow is such an exciting time for a parent, but when bringing a third child into the world, there are more than emotions that need to be ...
16 October 2015

How Financially Savvy Is Your Child?

New research from the Money Advice Service (MAS), has revealed that the majority of UK parents agree that they are the single biggest influence on developing their children's money management ...
3 October 2015

Sky High Rent to Sleep in 'Kitchen'

Six people are battling it out to rent a single bed in a kitchen for £1,083 a month. EasyRoommate.co.uk has revealed a post uploaded to its website advertises a ''shoeboax studio'' ...

1 October 2015

Get Financially Fit for Christmas

In the words of everyone's favourite TV show, "Winter is coming". We're stuck in that awkward Autumn moment where the nights are getting shorter, and we still need to pay ...

15 September 2015

100 Days To Get Financially Fit For Christmas

September 16th will mark 100 days to go until the biggest, and often most expensive, holiday of the year, now is the time to start planning your finances so that ...
24 August 2015

Markets Tumble Further

We've seen another US$ sell-off with the Euro benefitting again as equity traders/fund managers re-balance their books. EURUSD has risen again to the heady heights of 1.1500 dragging EURGBP with ...

7 July 2015

5 ways to make money from renting out your belongings

Would you share your clothes with other people for money? Finding new ways of earning extra income using personal possessions is becoming popular, with new tech making it easier than ...
5 February 2013

3 ways to keep your finances as happy as your relationship

Money is often the root cause of tension, stress and arguments between couples. Try to avoid these regular spates by working together to tackle your finances. Here we have tips from ...
27 January 2013

Finance tips for 2013

It’s as painful and as easy to put off as going for your first run or heading to the gym for the first time. But if you don’t already, make ...
21 January 2013

Surprise Pocket Money Brings January Cheer for Brits (VIDEO)

Forget the January blues - 2013 is going to be the year we celebrate life’s ‘little wins’. According to research from MoneySupermarket, three in five people in the UK say ...
17 January 2013

10 Valentine’s Day Money-Saving Tips

Hannah Hill, Money for Life volunteer and Halifax branch manager has created some top tips on saving money this Valentine's Day. Make the day special and save some cash at ...
16 January 2013

10 Tips for Spring Cleaning your Finances

Hannah Hill, Money for Life volunteer and Halifax branch manager has created some top tips on spring cleaning your finances, great for anyone who has set financial new year resolutions. 1. Think ...
7 January 2013

New Online Service Launched to Sort your Taxes Out

Available today, SimpleTax is the only online self-assessment tax filing solution recognized by the HMRC that provides a streamlined alternative to the often inefficient, costly and stressful processes currently in place in ...
5 December 2012

Top Tips for Making Extra Money this Christmas

With the average UK adult looking to make an additional £492 in the run up to Christmas according to new research from Gumtree.com, nearly one in three people (28 per ...
4 December 2012

Brits tighten their belts but prove they still have Christmas spirit

Saving money on unnecessary items is being stopped by Brits this year, as they cross off items from their shopping list to save some cash this Christmas.  However, the research from ...
26 November 2012

How to negotiate a pay rise

Reed’s 2012 Salary and Market Insight reports found that 80% of workers have not received a pay rise for two years or more. So, news that the UK economy has ...
15 November 2012

Credit rating: Do you know the facts?

It’s the method used by banks, mortgage lenders, mobile phone companies, credit card providers and any other organisation that gives us credit; but a new study shows that 52.5 million ...
14 November 2012

Christmas shopping tips

With Christmas just around the corner and many of us already planning our Christmas shopping lists, Peter Turner, Managing Director at Experian Consumer Services, offers us some insight into savvy ...
12 November 2012

The Nation Is Gearing Up For A 'Tight' Christmas

Despite news that the UK is out of recession Britons are bracing themselves for an even ‘tighter’ Christmas this year with festive spending hitting its lowest peak since the recession ...
30 October 2012

UK Is A Nation of Financial Ostriches

Brits have their heads stuck firmly in the sand when it comes to the state of their finances, according to new research from Barclays. We are a nation suffering from ...
5 October 2012

Saving money tips: Stash that cash for A/W 12

Now that summer is well and truly over and winter is on its way, there’s no doubt that Christmas is the next big expense on everyone’s minds (eek!). Brits spent an ...
1 October 2012

Stoptober: Money saving tips for when you quit smoking

Week One – Plan to save Open a new bank account to store the money that would have been spent on cigarettes – set up direct debit from your current account ...
19 July 2012

Festival Goers Spend More than £1,600 a Year Attending Events

Though the summer months have not turned out as sunny as many would have hoped, it appears that nothing will keep Britons from attending music festivals. In light of this, ...