Month: November 2016

Money saving tips that you’ll be thankful for this Christmas

Christmas can be an expensive time of year for many of us. But don’t let your festive spending leave you with a financial hangover in the New Year. According to the Money Advice Trust, the average British family spends £800 a year on Christmas. Spread the cost of your Christmas shopping with our money saving […]

The Financial News You Need To Know with Sarah Pennells – November 30 2016

Sarah Pennells is a personal finance journalist and the face behind SavvyWoman.co.uk. We think she does a great job at explaining financial subjects in a very clear and accessible manner. You can find her column below where she writes about the latest financial news, and helps you get more from your money. New anti-fraud measures for […]

The Financial News You Need To Know with Sarah Pennells – November 16 2016

Sarah Pennells is a personal finance journalist and the face behind SavvyWoman.co.uk. We think she does a great job at explaining financial subjects in a very clear and accessible manner. You can find her column below where she writes about the latest financial news, and helps you get more from your money. Gearing up for a […]

Saving for a wedding?

Now the raft of summer proposals are over, with engagement photos filling up your Facebook feed, many to-be brides and grooms will likely be starting their wedding plan. As many newlyweds will tell you, organising the seating plan is arguably one of the hardest parts of the planning process. But stop there. Before you even […]

Are you watching your broadband speed?

Does your internet slow down at the worst of times? Like when you’re sitting at home streaming The Great British Bake Off and just as Mary Berry gives her verdict on the best Viccy sponge, the screen freezes and you’re left with a ‘Not enough bandwidth’ message? Maybe you have great internet speed but you’re […]

How much should you save for a house deposit?

One of the first steps in getting on the property ladder and easily one of the biggest hurdles is raising the deposit. The size of your deposit will determine how much your home loan will cost. Here’s our guide on how much you need to raise before you buy. The minimum deposit Typically the minimum […]

The Financial News You Need To Know with Sarah Pennells – November 2 2016

Sarah Pennells is a personal finance journalist and the face behind SavvyWoman.co.uk. We think she does a great job at explaining financial subjects in a very clear and accessible manner. You can find her column below where she writes about the latest financial news, and helps you get more from your money. Fraudsters impersonating banks’ Twitter […]