How to Plan the Perfect Cheap Getaway

We all want to get away from our routine from time to time. While the idea of going on holiday is often appealing, we don’t always have the financial resources (or the desire) to do anything too lavish. By considering a few different options for what destination to visit, how to get there and where […]

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Parents Get Saving, As Pregnancy Costs Up To £5,000

A recent study revealed it costs £231,843 to raise a child to the age of 21, with the bulk of costs going to childcare and education.1 But becoming a parent starts way before your baby arrives and we’ve taken a closer look at the true cost of being pregnant to help expectant mums and dads prepare […]

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Money Management Apps for Couples

How do you and your partner manage your money? Do you divvy up bills and hope to remember due dates? Do you share a financial calendar at home? Keeping a balanced budget can help you and your partner stay on track with your expenses — especially your bills and spending. If you’re struggling to find […]

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The Pros and Cons of Technology in a Relationship

There are over 7.4 billion people in the world — nearly 3.8 billion use the internet and 2.8 billion use social media.1 Technology touches almost every aspect of our daily lives — it’s no wonder social media affects our culture and the way we relate to each other. Advancements in technology — the internet in particular […]

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10 Things Kids Can Do With Their Grandparents

Grandparents Day Activities!

Did you know Grandparents Day is celebrated every October? The aim of National Grandparents Day is to give grandchildren an opportunity to show love for their grandparents and help children become aware of the strength, information and guidance older people can offer. Whether it has been a few days or a few months since your […]

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15 Awesome Things You Can Buy for £5

Want to reward yourself but don’t have a big budget? Sometimes an occasion arises when you want to treat yourself in a small way without spending too much. There are plenty of useful everyday items that you should be able to find for less than £5. Explore our list now to see what you can […]

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Job Interview Follow-Up Email to HR

  We all know the job-hunting process can be stressful. That’s why when you finish an interview, you may be so relieved that all you want to do is relax or celebrate a little. Before you get too comfortable, however, make sure you take the time to send the all-important follow-up email within 24-hours of [...]
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How to Write a Cover Letter

Most job applications require some sort of summary of your background, whether it’s in the form of a CV or an online application. However, some jobs will also require a cover letter. Rather than get frustrated by an additional application requirement, you should really view a cover letter as something which gives you an opportunity [...]
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Get Hip on How to Save at Music Festivals

Summer is here! It’s the time for barbecues, football in the park and fun outdoor events — —that means musical festivals! Where else can you see all your favourite musicians in one day under the warm summer sun? Unfortunately, all that fun can come at a steep cost. Tickets to Glastonbury Festival, the largest music festival […]

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Can You Really Make Money as a Blogger?

Back when the internet was first becoming mainstream, blogs were used as a way of publicly sharing thoughts and ideas. Now the art of blogging has moved from a personal practice to a branding effort, from major companies all the way to Instagram influencers. The “blogosphere” is growing fast — there are 31 percent more […]

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