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Many of us may dread Christmas; not because we’re not getting into the spirit of things, but because of the damage this one day can do to our bank accounts. So, why not plan ahead this year? Who knows, with a little forward thinking, you might make some savings in unexpected areas, giving you more [...]

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December is an expensive time of the year for most of us. We’ve obviously got Christmas presents to budget for, but also food and drink, decorations, and even party outfits. To give you an idea of just how much cash we splash throughout the festive season, the UK will spend a whopping £22.5 billion on [...]

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Self-employment is an increasingly common way for people in the UK to earn an income. In fact, 4.6 million (15%) were self-employed last year – the highest percentage we’ve seen at any point in the last 40 years. One of the main reasons that the number of self-employed has risen in recent years is that [...]

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Back to school savers

As our little ‘uns head into the big wide world of schooling, is your wallet prepared for the costs? UK families spend £316 a year on items for a child at a state secondary and £251 a year on average for a child at a state primary. According to the report by The Children’s Society, [...]

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The average dual fuel bill for households in the UK is a staggering £1,338 a year. This means that you lost around £111 a month from your income just to cover the cost of gas and electricity. Since the recession, there’s been plenty of talk about how people can reduce their energy consumption. For example, [...]

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Cash in on the Euro

There’s good news for holidaymakers this summer as Pound Sterling has advanced to its strongest level against the Euro for the first time in seven years. The exchange rate is currently in the region of 1.43, but there is hope that it could reach as high as 1.50 by the end of year. While the [...]

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It turns out that Brits are a house proud bunch, spending as much as £60,000 and 18 months on home improvements over a lifetime. According to figures from B&Q, around a quarter of us are planning to do some home improvements this year, with half of them aiming to make their home a nice place [...]

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School’s out for summer! For most UK children, the thought of six or seven weeks away from education is heaven on earth, but for most parents, it’s quite the opposite. With parents expected to cough up around £379 a week on spending quality time with their kids, it’s no wonder that Brits are running up [...]

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Top 5 festival cheats

It’s approaching everyone’s favourite time of year, summer; and for us Brits that also means festival season. You might only know the big names – Glastonbury, V, and Creamfields, to name but a few – but there are more than 500 music festivals, attracting a staggering 6.5 million people, in the UK every summer. While [...]

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Despite all the hype around the government’s Help to Buy scheme, the number of first time UK buyers are actually falling. According to the National Association of Estate Agents, just a fifth (22%) of house sales in March 2015 were to those looking to get on the first rung of the ladder; compared to a [...]

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