Month: December 2016

The truth about mortgages when you’re self-employed

If you’re considering becoming self-employed or a contractor, or you already are, one of the things you may have been told at some point is that it’s harder to get a mortgage when you work for yourself but is this really true? Employed vs self-employed There is a difference between being employed and being self-employed […]

How to navigate successfully through the January sales

Christmas may be over but for those of you who love shopping, one of the best times of the year is now underway – the January sales. For some of you, this might be a chance to give yourself a little treat, while for others it’s the perfect opportunity to pick up gifts for the […]

5 financial mistakes you might have made this New Year’s Eve

You might be recalling your 2017 New Year’s Eve celebrations and thinking to yourself “did I really spend that much?” but when the good times are flowing, it’s easy to forget to be financially savvy. However, you can avoid feeling the financial after effects of those spur of the moment decisions. Are you guilty of […]

Free financial plan worth £500 via VouchedFor

With 2017 dubbed the ‘year of uncertainty,’ having even a basic financial plan in place is more important than ever to help your savings and investments grow. But where should you start…? To make things super-easy we’ve teamed up with VouchedFor to offer Noddle members 2,017 Free Financial Plans. Each 2 page plan is worth […]

A workout for your finances

January is here and across the country gyms will be filling up with people trying to kick-start their New Year’s resolution to get fit. While not everyone will still be hitting the cross trainer hard come February, trying to get yourself into shape to look after your health is an admirable goal. In fact, it’s […]

The financial news you need to know with Sarah Pennells – December 21st 2016

Christmas ordering dates Have you done your Christmas shopping yet? Have you even started it? If not, don’t panic! Many shops will be open as usual on Christmas Eve and if you’re shopping online, you can – in theory at least – leave it until December 23rd to order. But you’ll have to be prepared […]

5 things to be prepared for in 2017

As 2017 creeps ever closer, we’re taking a look at what you can likely expect over the next 12 months, so you can make sure you’re prepared. House prices will increase, but slowly Confidence is the housing market has started to fall once again in recent months but Halifax claims that going into 2017 house […]

What should your 2017 financial resolution be?

Money makes the world go round and to ensure you can do everything you want to do in 2017, you’re probably going to need your finances to be in as good a shape as possible. Take our quiz to find out what New Year’s resolution you could make to put you and your money in […]

Will your property be safe this Christmas?

Noddle has joined forces with Immobilise – The UK National Property Register – to bring you 10 simple tips to help protect your possessions and properties during the festive season. For many people, the festive season is about spending time with family and friends. However, this often means that homes are left unoccupied and unfortunately […]

Convenience vs safety: Take the Cyber Aware approach

With fewer than ten shopping days left until Christmas, how Cyber Aware are you being when you’re browsing, purchasing and (let’s be honest) panicking about last minute treats and trimmings? Working with Cyber Aware, the Government’s cyber security initiative, which aims to help people to take control of their cyber security, we at Noddle have […]