Why Purpose Built Student Accommodation Is On The Rise

Why Purpose Built Student Accommodation Is On The Rise

Purpose built student accommodation, otherwise known as PBSA, are definitely on the rise. The PBSA sector experienced growth of 37% since 2014 and a revenue of £42.5 billion as of 2017, making this the fastest growing asset in the UK property market. But just why is this type of student accommodation experiencing such a rapid…

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10 Easy Steps to Help You Follow the Road To a Good Credit Score

10 Easy Steps to Help You Follow the Road To a Good Credit Score

Understanding your credit score and how it works is extremely important because the health of your credit profile determines how easily you’ll be able to get that loan you want, that new car or even a mortgage. Looking after your credit score is an important life skill that will open you up to the best…

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Which generation is most loyal to brands?

Which generation is most loyal to brands?

Brand loyalty is a common concept in the retail world today, with many customers now know to favour one brand above its competitors. However, does one generation stand out from the others when it comes to how loyal they are to a brand? Stylish genuine leather iPhone case providers TORRO, who themselves are looking to…

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My 5 Favourite Freebie Sites and Why You Need to Check Them Out

My 5 Favourite Freebie Sites and Why You Need to Check Them Out

  It’s Autumn, and I can bet that many of us are already planning the lead up to Christmas. For me, it’s the time of year when I really try to make every penny stretch. And one of my favourite ways is to get my hands on as many useful freebies as I can. A…

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Will You be Accepted for a Credit Card? Here are the Key Considerations

Will You be Accepted for a Credit Card? Here are the Key Considerations

There are a huge amount of credit card holders in the UK, with this number set to grow further in the years ahead. As of 2016, there were an estimated 32.3 million credit card holders located throughout Great Britain. This is in comparison with the 50 million citizens who own and use a debit card.…

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The Pros and Cons of Buying a New Car vs a Used Car

The Pros and Cons of Buying a New Car vs a Used Car

When it’s time to buy a car what’s your usual process? We all have a process. Some of us go to a car dealer looking for the family car of dreams while some of us pop over to sites like Gumtree in search of a runner to take us from point A to point B.…

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How To Buy Great Christmas Gifts and Stay on Budget!

How To Buy Great Christmas Gifts and Stay on Budget!

As I sit here writing this post I’m in front of the fan and enjoying the cool air on my bare feet. I’m drinking a cold glass of water but there’s only one thing on my mind. It may be far too early in the year to utter the word, but I think you know…

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Experiences over Diamonds – How Millennials Have Changed Spending Habits

Experiences over Diamonds – How Millennials Have Changed Spending Habits

For all intents and purposes, I’m a “millennial”. Part of a group of people around the world born between the early 80’s and late 90’s. Our demographic has made so many changes to the way that people live nowadays. We have changed the way that technology is used and even changed spending habits not only…

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My Rental Journey in England & Our Future Home Purchasing Plans

My Rental Journey in England & Our Future Home Purchasing Plans

My expat story began many moons ago, in 2012 to be precise. And ever since then I have been lucky and blessed to see and experience so much of these wonderful British Isles. In particular, so much of England. I’ve always felt at home in England and knew from the get-go that this would be…

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A Fulfilling Career In Education: Big Changes For A Boost In Income

A Fulfilling Career In Education: Big Changes For A Boost In Income

If you’ve set your mind on a career in education, you’ll relish the process of helping young people achieve their dreams and ensuring their goals become a reality. But what about your goals and dreams? You might feel like it’s time to get a boost financially, or fulfilment wise so that you can continue down…

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Reasons for Hiring a Conveyancer: Purchasing with Peace of Mind

Reasons for Hiring a Conveyancer: Purchasing with Peace of Mind

Expert Hands Most homeowners will sometimes refuse to call an expert in whatever they need doing around the house, especially things like painting the interior walls or clearing the roof guttering of leaves. However, when it comes down to parting with a lot of money as we decide to buy a new home or our…

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How to Get the Best Deal When Pawning Your Gold

How to Get the Best Deal When Pawning Your Gold

Selling and buying gold is a huge business on a worldwide scale, and a huge proportion of that is a specialised market. Just as with any valuable commodity, there are bound to be several specialists operating in the trade of gold. But how do regular, non-experts break into the market to sell their gold? One…

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The Financial Reasons Why You Should Be a Good Driver

The Financial Reasons Why You Should Be a Good Driver

We all know that we need to be good drivers. For safety, for the convenience aspect, but do we really think about the financial aspect? Sure, if our car breaks down we fix it but the reality is so many people don’t really focus on the simple bits that can be done to make sure…

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My Top 5 Tips to Make the Most of Online Shopping

My Top 5 Tips to Make the Most of Online Shopping

They say the high street is suffering a slow death. Consumers tend to get the blame, but the reality is we are all just working hard and trying to be savvy with our money. Don’t get me wrong, it’s sad when a high street institution that has been part of our lives goes into administration.…

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