Dealing With Financial Anxiety

Dealing With Financial Anxiety

If thinking about your bank balance leaves you feeling stressed or keeps you up at night, then it's important to realise two things: that you're not alone, and that there are strategies you can put in place to ease the worries. For these tips, we're focussing on the...

What to Do If You Have Buyer’s Remorse

What to Do If You Have Buyer’s Remorse

We've all been there: the pair of shoes that you thought you could squeeze into or the new phone contract that sounded like such a good deal when they explained it in the shop. Once you get home and have some time to dwell on your new purchase, it might not seem so...

Your Guide to Holidaying After Brexit

Your Guide to Holidaying After Brexit

It won't come as news to you that Britain will soon have left the European Union – but what you might not realise is the impact that this could have on any European holidays that you have planned. Since negotiations are still ongoing, it's impossible to say exactly...

Four Places to Get Free Financial Advice

Four Places to Get Free Financial Advice

We often make the point that, although financial blogs like this one can give you some very helpful information, they shouldn’t be used in situations where you need expert financial advice. It’s important that financial advice comes from somebody who is able to assess...

Strong Customer Authentication Delayed

Strong Customer Authentication Delayed

As of September 14th, new rules will come into effect meaning that payments made online will require additional authentication from the customer. Winning no prizes for creative titles, this is called Strong Customer Authentication (SCA), and it has been on the cards...

Uk Facebook Users Can Now Report Scam Ads

Uk Facebook Users Can Now Report Scam Ads

At the start of the year, financial guru Martin Lewis made a lot of noise about dangerous financial scams appearing on Facebook, after he became aware of fake adverts using his name and image to try and lend credibility to their cons. Although he started his campaign...

Is It a Good Idea to Get Your Cash Before Payday?

Is It a Good Idea to Get Your Cash Before Payday?

One of the latest hot financial trends is for employers to offer their workers the option of getting paid early. The concept is pretty straightforward: on any given day, you have the ability to withdraw a certain percentage of the amount you've already earned that...