Simplifying Online Returns – How to Find the Number You Actually Need

Simplifying Online Returns – How to Find the Number You Actually Need

How many times have you gone out to do a run for necessities and come back with a trolley full of things that you really don’t need? Yeah, me too. I wouldn’t call myself a slave to consumerism, but yes, I do enjoy a bit of shopping. I suppose whether you enjoy it or not…

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My Top Tips on Taking Your Blog From Hobby to Business

My Top Tips on Taking Your Blog From Hobby to Business

Last Updated: 21 November 2018 The blogging world has changed so much over the years and it seems to be evolving on a daily basis. I started my first blog in 2010 as a form of self-expression and I would have never guessed that I would be working as a blogger and making a living from…

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6 Major Benefits of Investing in Gold and Silver Coins

6 Major Benefits of Investing in Gold and Silver Coins

They say that ‘All that glitters isn’t gold’. Not least because what glitters could be silver, bronze or anything else that shines, for that matter.  We know that gold and silver are two of the most precious metals on earth. But perhaps what is best about them is that they both relatively affordable. It’s not…

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How to Repair Your Credit Rating in 3 Easy Steps

How to Repair Your Credit Rating in 3 Easy Steps

Spring, as a season, has a great energy of renewal and replenishment.  It’s a time to get things in order from having the traditional Spring Clean to taking care of the garden and starting to exercise outdoors now that the lighter nights will soon be on their way. Spring, of course, is also known as…

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6 Good Reasons to Have Burial/Funeral Insurance

6 Good Reasons to Have Burial/Funeral Insurance

Death. It’s an inevitable part of life and one that maybe we should be more conscious of. From wills to burial insurance, if we invest a little bit more time during our lifetime to sort out our final affairs we can ensure that our family doesn’t have even more to handle after we depart. There…

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Simple Changes for Keeping Costs Down in 2018

Simple Changes for Keeping Costs Down in 2018

Sometimes we think with our hearts and not with our heads, with most people having already given up on their New Year’s resolutions, namely 80% of people failing by February and regretting it instantly. One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is to cut down on spending, and although this sounds achievable, if you don’t…

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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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How Your Hobby Could be Your Ticket Out of a Financial Rut

How Your Hobby Could be Your Ticket Out of a Financial Rut

Normally, hobbies are those activities where time is spent outside of your regular job. Hooray for some personal downtime, right? These personal interests constitute a gratifying distraction from the usual daily routine; they probably represent something for which you already have a natural predisposition: photography, dance, embroidering, cooking, hiking or writing. Whatever your hobby, turning that passion…

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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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