University on a Budget

Going off to University is an exciting time for any student. For many it’s the first time they’ll have been away from home and it can be a daunting experience, but one that fills you with anticipation, excitement and anxiety all at the same time. For others, it could be the
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How to decorate your kitchen on a budget

Every few years your kitchen deserves a makeover, but it can be very costly to transform this area of your home. The good news is that there are some fantastic ways to give your kitchen a facelift without breaking the bank.
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Money saving resolutions for the New Year

It does not matter whether you have a load of cash in the bank or just a few pounds for a rainy day – everyone wants to get their money to work harder for them.
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How to save money on home insurance

Everyone wants to save money on their home insurance; and one of the best way to do this is to look online for the best rates.When the time comes to renew your insurance, do not just sign the papers and go with the same company.
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The pros and cons of an IVA

When people have a significant amount of debt, it may be that they are offered the possibility of taking out an IVA (Individual Voluntary Arrangement) as an alternative to bankruptcy.
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5 Reasons why your mortgage application might get turned down

Applying for a mortgage may seem like a pretty simple thing to do, but there are a number of factors that get taken into consideration before your mortgage loan can be approved by the bank or building society.
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How to manage your money at University

Being a student at University and trying to juggle classes, paying rent, the cost of living and so on can be rather tricky, especially when you are on a tight budget. Here are a few great tips on how to manage your money in the best way possible and still have a few pounds to
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Reasons to check your credit report

Your credit report is the window into your financial state and the thing that most financial institutions will need to review in order to make decisions regarding lending you money or giving you credit. It is for this reason that you need to know what is on your credit report.
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Should you remortgage your home?

Some people get tricked into remortgaging their homes, but it is not always necessary to do this. They get told that the interest rate could drop and that they should not be tied to a fixed rate. Here is some information that can help you decide if you should remortgage or not.
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Financial tips for first time home owner

It can be a rather scary experience when it is your first time buying a home, even if you have found the home of your dreams. Finding the right mortgage and ensuring that the legal paperwork is done correctly and arranging for a surveyor’s report are only a few of the things you
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