Podcasts for Continuing Education

Skip the Tuition While learning from your computer can be one of the most convenient and rewarding ways to further your education, some of us don’t even have the time to do that unfortunately. Instead, wouldn’t it be nice to be able to learn something while sitting in traffic on your way to work or […]

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Financial Windfall

What To Do With a Surprise Financial Windfall

As unlikely as it may seem, at some point in your life you may be end up on the receiving end of a large financial windfall. It could be an inheritance from a long-lost relative, an event that entitled you to a legal event, or even winning the national lottery. Whatever the reason, it’s good […]

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3 Creative Ways to Make Extra Money

It’s not wise to spend beyond your means, but sometimes you can’t avoid it. Unexpected expenses will pop up all time — a doctor’s visit, car repairs, a million other things — and if you haven’t prepared for them with a slush fund, you can end up over your heard in no time. If your […]

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Price of Stamps Going Up, According to BBC News Online

The days of the 46-pence first class stamp will soon be behind us, BBC News Online reported this week. Royal Mail has announced plans to boost prices on first class and second class stamps, which now sit at 46p and 36p, respectively. Regulator Ofcom is prepared to eliminate price caps on first class stamps in […]

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Speak Your Way to a Better Career

In today’s competitive job market, it doesn’t hurt to have a skill on your CV that might give you that extra boost you need to close the interview. With such a large job pool and many noteworthy competitors all vying for the same title, being able to speak a foreign language might just be your […]

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Make Your Money Go Further in 3 Simple Steps

If you’re living paycheque to paycheque, you’re not alone.   The good news is you don’t have to live your life in fear — even if you don’t make a whole lot of money. With these three easy steps, you can’t take control of your finances to help eliminate at least a little bit of […]

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New Qualification, New Life

There’s no right or wrong time to begin taking steps to enhance your career. Making that decision depends a lot on the individual, on their particular work situation, and on the amount of effort that they are willing to put in. However, the benefits of say, getting a qualification, could very much change that person’s […]

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More Households are Covering the Bills, According to Telegraph

Household finances are on the road to improvement, as fewer families said they were “struggling” to pay bills now compared to last autumn, the Telegraph reported this week. In addition, 1.47m more households claimed to be “surviving,” with enough income to cover monthly expenses but without the means to build savings, according to the Legal […]

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Don’t Just Get a Job, Get an NVQ as well

When searching for a job, it’s important to choose a company where you’ll be given the opportunity to move up the corporate ladder fairly easily based on your knowledge and skills. That’s why a place like mobile phone company, Vodafone, is a great place to start your retail career. All 2,200 of Vodafone’s retail employees […]

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