Things You Should Avoid When Applying for a Credit Card

Things You Should Avoid When Applying for a Credit Card

If you are taking the time to look for a credit card then it helps to look at your credit report so you can decide what type of card you want and to even find one with the best interest rate. A lot of people make mistakes when they apply for a credit card however…

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Are You Paying Too Much For Too Little?

Are You Paying Too Much For Too Little?

You’re not alone if you waste money on a few things that provide little or no value. It happens to almost everyone, even the most budget conscious people. Moreover, you’re also not alone if you’re not even aware that you’re spending too much on something that you could buy for less. Since these expenses are…

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Financial Goals and Resolutions for 2018 with Squirrel

Financial Goals and Resolutions for 2018 with Squirrel

The run-up to Christmas is an exciting time, isn’t it? Hmmm! Well, I try to focus on the positives, hard as it may be at times when you are juggling finishing stuff at work before the holidays, getting all the food and gifts in, and managing other people’s expectations! I do love the lights, the…

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The Occasion Where Being Frugal can be Harmful

The Occasion Where Being Frugal can be Harmful

Everybody knows they need to clean their toilet regularly, but how many clean their washing machine as often. Research suggests that less than 20% of people give their machine a good scrubbing every month. I was reading an article from “Help With The Washing” that revealed a number of disturbing facts. Washing machines can actually have more…

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Here’s How To Choose Happiness Every Day

Here’s How To Choose Happiness Every Day

You may have noticed the title of this post refers to how you can choose happiness every day. Keyword: choose. Not be happy. Choose happiness. You may have heard before, that happiness is a choice. Many will say that this isn’t true, but you can, in fact, decide how you’re going to feel at any…

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The Three Life Hacks London Students Need to Know

The Three Life Hacks London Students Need to Know

Moving to London to study is one of the most challenging things you can do. It’s also one of the most rewarding, but to get to those rewards you need to overcome the stress of living by yourself in an expensive, notoriously unwelcoming and expensive city. Socialise If you grew up in London, you already…

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Is November Too Early to Start Budgeting for Christmas?

Is November Too Early to Start Budgeting for Christmas?

With the festive season just around the corner, some shoppers are beginning to think about how they’re going to pay for all the gifts, party accessories, and food they need to throw an incredible winter party. However, some last-minute consumers still think that November is too early to start setting money aside for the Christmas…

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Quick Ways to Earn and Save Money

Quick Ways to Earn and Save Money

Personal finance is such a personal matter. Some people are so ashamed to speak about their finances that they never get the help they so desperately need. Whilst there are so many blog posts out there all about how to save money in the long run, I´ve written some of them, no one really talks about what…

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Choosing Whether To Pawn Or Sell Your Jewellery

Choosing Whether To Pawn Or Sell Your Jewellery

Choosing Whether To Pawn Or Sell Your Jewellery A lot of us will reach a point in our lives when we need some fast cash in our pockets, and you are reluctant to use a company offering Pay Day Loans. If you are not sure what these types of loans are, then take a look…

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The Beginners Guide To The Supermarket Reduced Aisle

The Beginners Guide To The Supermarket Reduced Aisle

Contrary to popular belief there’s a massive difference between being savvy with your money and being cheap. Being savvy entails thought, planning, and knowing what to purchase and at what time to purchase it. There is a greater reason for one being financially savvy – to stay debt free, become debt free, or even just to…

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Tips on How to Travel While Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Tips on How to Travel While Living Paycheck to Paycheck

The most common reason people who would like to travel give for not following their dream is a lack money. How can one afford to travel the world when living paycheck to paycheck? Often, all it takes is a change of frame of mind. You don’t need to be rich to travel, believe me I…

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Getting Yourself Out Of Debt

Getting Yourself Out Of Debt

When you are struggling with debt, it can be a very stressful time in your life, and it is important that you tackle the problem head-on. The webmd.com website has an interesting article on the relation between debt and stress, which may just help to show you that you are not alone in the world…

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9 Quick Ways to Help Yourself if You Are Short on Money This Month

9 Quick Ways to Help Yourself if You Are Short on Money This Month

Updated 9 December 2018 Most people have times in their lives when money is extremely tight. You have to live paycheck to paycheck until things improve, or perhaps you just have a month or two when things are tough. It can cause you a lot of stress and worry, especially if you find that during…

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4 Things You Should Know About Buying Your First House

4 Things You Should Know About Buying Your First House

With all this talk of travel, I thought it would be a welcome change to discuss all things home. Maybe I am feeling a little homesick during my Southwestern USA tour, but either way, I think the advice I am going to share with you is very useful if you are buying your first property.…

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