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Research Suggests It’s a Buyer’s Market

If you can’t decide whether to buy or rent your next home, this may help — according to research by lender Halifax, the monthly cost of owning a home is about £132 a month cheaper ... Continue Reading →

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Choosing the Right Mortgage Term – Pros and Cons

 If you’re taking on a mortgage in the UK, you should know that there are various types of mortgages out there and each come with different durations or terms. There are some pros ... Continue Reading →

3 Quick Tips to Increase Your Income Right Now

It is very true that everyone’s personal financial situation is unique, but it is also true that many people have similarities in their personal financial situations.  Some people ... Continue Reading →
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Scholarships to Help Advance Your Career

If you’ve mastered your current job and are in pursuit of a new career, your best option is to enroll in a few classes and acquire new skills. But with the average cost of courses ... Continue Reading →
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It Can’t Hurt to Ask: Surprising Budget Items You Can Negotiate

We’re accustomed to being able to barter when it comes to buying big-ticket items like a car or a house. But what if you could also negotiate some of your regular expenses, like ... Continue Reading →

Helping You Build Your Credit One Step at a Time

If your personal credit situation is currently less than perfect, don’t worry because it can change.  Just as the case with any personal goal, you have to want to make a change ... Continue Reading →
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Child-Raising Costs up 12 Percent

If you’re planning on starting a family anytime soon, you may want to get your finances in order beforehand. A new study by Halifax, the banking chain in the United Kingdom, reveals ... Continue Reading →
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Best Things to Buy in the Fall

With summer coming to a close and the fall season upon us, I thought it would be helpful to provide some tips on making your pound go further by taking advantage of pricing situations ... Continue Reading →

How to Teach Your Kids to be Smart Savers

We all want to set our children up for success — to help them learn from our mistakes and develop good habits that give them the best chance possible for a bright future.   That’s ... Continue Reading →
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Paying with Cash vs. Credit Cards – Pros and Cons

When it comes to how you manage your personal spending, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach.  Aside from the fact that we’re each prone to specific preferences and spending ... Continue Reading →