6 Tips on How to Talk to Your Partner About Finances

How to Talk to Your Significant Other About Money

New love is one of the most exhilarating feelings in life, but nothing can spoil the sensation quite like a sour conversation about money. But that doesn’t mean it’s a good idea to avoid this discussion — if you want to plan your future together, you should be on the same page financially.   If […]

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11 Ways to Save Money on a Unique Wedding

Money-Saving Tips for a Nontraditional Wedding

The average wedding in the United Kingdom exceeded £30,000 in 2018.1 It’s no surprise that the wedding industry is an incredibly booming field, from videographers and photographers to planners, coordinators and designers.   If you’re getting married but are concerned about your financial future together, don’t let this deter you. There are many ways to […]

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4 Reasons to Cycle to Work

4 Reasons to Start Cycling to Work

Why Cycling to Work Is Even Better Than You Think If your cycle’s been gathering dust in your car park, you’re far from alone. Cycling UK estimates that only 3 – 4% of people over 16 in England cycled five times a week in 2016-2017.1 Why do so few adults choose to cycle to work? […]

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5 Habits of Financial Savvy People

Financially savvy people aren’t special — they’re just like you and me except they’re making better decisions with their money. These people are saving regularly, tracking where their money goes and much more. The best part is you can be just like them by making a few small changes to the way you manage your [...]
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How to Grow Your Side Hustle into a Successful Business

According to new research, 32% of people in the UK want to turn a hobby into a more rewarding career – one that makes money. The survey dubs the group “hobbypreneurs,” but there’s serious cash to be made from a side hustle. Just ask the 50% currently pursuing a passion, who make £500 to £5,000 […]

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What ‘Side Hustle’ Should You Try?

Does your 9-5 job leave you hankering for something more? Do you have unused skills just waiting to be exploited – for your own benefit? It could be time to consider a little ‘side hustle’ – earning money outside of your regular job. But where to start? There are lots of great reasons for trying […]

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What is an Overdraft

Many banking institutions have account management features that seem to benefit the customer, but many are also a way of generating revenue. Overdrafts are a common accommodation that banks make to help ensure a customer has the funds they need, even if they aren’t in their account. In fact, banks generated £1.2 billion of revenue […]

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