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Should I Save or Invest My Money?

Should I save or invest my money is a question asked by many people who might not really understand exactly how these two different methods of stashing your cash actually work. The first thing you must do is ask yourself a question; When do I...

New York on a Budget

New York on a Budget 2019

I visited New York City with my family this summer. There are five of us (my wife and three kids aged 12 and under). The first thing a lot of people said was how expensive NYC is now compared to just a few years ago....

Summer Competition

Summer Competition – Win a £50 M&S Hamper – 6 Chances to Win

How would you like to win a fantastic Marks and Spencer hamper worth £50? There are 5 Afternoon Tea Hampers on offer as first prize in this great summer competition brought to you by UK Money Bloggers. There’s also one You’re the Bees Knees gift...

Best Way to Save Money For a Child

What is the best way to save money for a child?

Are you a parent who wants to put something aside for your child’s future? If your child has just been born, then you have the big advantage of having time on your side which is a huge asset when investing money. Notice I said investing...

Should I Reduce Investment Risk Approaching Retirement?

I currently have the largest part of my pension fund invested with the NEST Workplace Pension scheme. As I have more than 20 years of working life left, I have chosen the NEST Higher Risk Fund, which has performed reasonably well from what I have...

Junior ISA Calculator

Junior ISA Calculator 2019/20 – Compare JISA Charges

Investing for a child but not sure where to begin? Taking a look at the providers’ charges could be an important step. Charges can really eat into long term investments such as Stocks and Shares Junior ISAs. Use the Junior ISA Calculator below to gauge...

Apps That Make You Money (UK 2019)

Making money from your phone is not a fantasy anymore, it’s a reality. There are so many apps out there right now that will pay you for shopping, answering surveys or performing small tasks such as taking pictures. For simplicity’s sake, we have selected what...

All Inclusive Or Self Catering?

Is it cheaper to pay up front for an all inclusive holiday with the assurance that you will not have to spend much once you are on holiday, or is it better to go self-catering and pay for food and drink at restaurants and bars...

How Does a Trust Deed Work?

Are you in debt? Do you live in Scotland? A Trust Deed could be a solution which could help with your money problems. But how does a trust deed work? A Trust Deed is a form of government legislation available to people who live in...

How Cheap is Airbnb?

The internet has certainly revolutionized our lives. And not just the way we do business, but also the way in which we do pleasure. Budget traveling has become widespread thanks to websites such as Skyscanner, which allows you to easily compare prices amongst thousands of...