19 Aug

Saving money on back-to-school supplies and clothes is important for today’s families, especially with the current economic situation. Thanks to technology like social networking, mobile phone apps and online promotional codes, you can save loads whilst still giving your children the latest gear.

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19 Aug

Are you looking for ways to save a few pennies on school uniform for the kids when they head back to school? Then have a little look at ideas to keep the costs down.

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17 Aug

All the fun of the fair… with no cash to spare?! Don’t fret fine folk but find out super money saving tips to help you not blow your budget when visiting theme parks.

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03 Aug

If you’re an avid reader, this scenario is probably all too familiar. Your favourite author releases a new book. You pre-order the title online or rush out to the store to buy it, read it in one sitting, and then think “now what?” You’ve just spent £18.99 on a book that you may never read again. If you’re a bibliophile…

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27 Jul

You open your post and there it is … another wedding invitation. If you’re like many of us, the invitations have been piling up this summer, and with the popular wedding months of September and October ahead, there seems to be no end in sight to wedding season. Add up the money spent on new clothing, a wedding gift, hen/stag…

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20 Jul

You wanted to book a holiday. You told yourself to get around to it several times. Back in March you had every intention of getting started early. In April. In June. Last week. But still you have nothing booked. Your whole family is desperate to get away, but now you’re concerned about the cost. That is understandable, but travelling during…

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07 Jul

With approximately 1.5m houses sold every year in the UK we wanted to put together a list of facts and tips that everyone should now to make one of the most stressful days in your adult life run as smoothly and cost effective as possible! What makes us qualified? We are going through this process now and following some great…

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28 Jun

These days one of the best ways to get of-the-moment personal finance information is on Twitter. If you follow the right Tweeps you can also get discounts, deals and money saving tips on a regular basis regardless of whether or not you follow all of the top personal finance blogs. So which people on Twitter should you be following if…

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21 Jun

A rough economy and the increasing popularity of mobile phones has reversed a 14 year decline in coupon redemption in the United States. Driving this growth is paperless distribution and frugal consumer habits changing in response to the recession. With 5.3 billion mobile phone owners (77 percent of the world population) and the next generation of Smart phones featuring Mobile…

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18 Jun

Two years ago, at the beginning of the economic recession, Canadian businesses were doing better than their American counterparts. At this time American consumers were strongly encouraged to reduce their spending and to begin embracing frugal habits. These days, the situation has been reversed. Americans are slowly beginning to spend more money as the recession drags on whereas Canadians are…

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16 Jun

Don’t be lured into buying airline tickets that are advertised as cheap, low-cost, budget etc. There are so many hidden fees that can turn the cheapest looking ticket into a major purchase! Just to mention a few: there are credit card fees, debit card fees, baggage fees and fees for overweight baggage, check-in fees and seat reservation fees, more fees…

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15 Jun

So it’s nearly Father’s day right?! Good times for one half of the man who brought you into this world but not so good for you when you have to think of a random present to give him when you are all out of ideas! This year instead of presenting a mug of ‘World’s Best Dad’ of which your old…

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07 Jun

We love to share great information with you about how to save money. However it is also important to know how to make money. There are many different things that you can be doing in your free time to earn some extra income. This extra money can be used to pay down debt, create an emergency fund for yourself or…

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04 Jun

Is it about time for you to get a new home computer? This can be a large expense that families today aren’t prepared for. And yet, with computers in the home being such a valuable resource it may be necessary to upgrade even though it can be costly. One way to reduce the cost is to build your own PC….

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01 Jun

Whether you are a single parent or sharing the joys of parenthood with your other half tagging each other like a wrestling match as you tackle the 18th poo stained nappy… looking after a baby is hard work. Granted the joys of seeing their goofy little faces melts away all the stress and makes it all worth it! However we’ve…

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