Savings and Banking

Saving Money Tips for Women

by Simon Carter on 2 Aug, 2015

A recent report, published in the Daily Telegraph, claims that women are responsible for opening the majority of savings accounts, but that men are likely to put more away. The report, commissioned by Halifax, goes on to say that 57% of Fixed Term Account, 53% of Instant Access Accounts and 55% of ISAs are opened […]

Save Money On Your Phone Contract

Save Money On Your Phone Contract

by David Tamplin on 1 Apr, 2015

Mobile phones are an essential part of life these days; as well as taking phone calls, we use them to send messages, check e-mails and even run businesses. However, to maintain this, it’s important to most of us to have current, well-supported phones – meaning that when the contract is up, it’s usually time to […]

Making Your Money Go Further In 2013

Making Your Money Go Further In 2013

As the fireworks and celebrations of New Year’s pass, it’s time for many people to start thinking about finances for 2013. Times are still tough economically and after the big expense of Christmas, the year’s early months need to be conducted on a tight budget. So for any households that have put money on the […]

9 Tips for Keeping Safe when Shopping Online

9 Tips for Keeping Safe when Shopping Online

Making purchases online is a part of everyday life for most of us, but how risky is it really? With household incomes being hammered due to the recession, rising utility bills and petrol price hikes to name a few, the remaining disposable income at the end of the month is shrinking fast. It is little […]

How Easy Is It To Switch Cash ISAs?

If you’ve got a cash ISA, you might be thinking about switching. This could be because you’ve spotted a better deal or rate of interest. Perhaps you’re not happy with the service you’ve been getting. Or you simply want more flexibility and to be able to get hold of your money quickly for those unexpected […]

Simple Business Tips for SMEs To Help Save Money

You don’t need to be a genius or the head of a multinational corporation to know that the global economy could be in better shape. Small businesses and self-employed people are among those bearing the brunt of the global economic crisis, so the need to make savings in all areas is great. For those struggling […]

Five Ways To Control Your Finances

Sometimes payday does not stretch far enough and unexpected expenses mean more monthly outgoings than incomes. Finding solutions to these financial worries is highly important – and here are five tips to help. Cutting down or switching brands Unnecessary expenditures are one of the main causes of running into debt. There are some luxuries that […]