How to Recover From a Month of Overspending

How to Recover From a Month of Overspending

Did Christmas stretch your budget a little further than intended this year? It's easy to get swept up in the extravagance of the season – and you certainly aren't alone. According to a survey published on Metro, some 28% of people get into debt to help finance Xmas...

The Rental Revolution

The Rental Revolution

37% of us rent our homes, either from a private landlord or through a social housing scheme. In recent years, a lot of young renters have struggled to get on the property ladder, and much had been written about the lack of security that comes from long term renting....

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...