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This blog is a resource we've created to help you manage your money and try to make it go a little further.

It's packed full of helpful hints and tips, from information on how to increase your income to delicious recipes that won't break the bank - you'll find it all here.

Money management doesn't have to be boring - it's time to get excited about all things to do with personal finance!

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Top 5 Tips for Boosting Your Income

Wed 14 February 2018

Making money isn’t always the hard part; making enough money for the lifestyle we want can be. There’s no sure-fire way to get rich quick, but the good news is there are some ways you can earn a little bit more cash. Here are our top 5 tips for boosting your income. read more

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50 Things you Could do on a 'No Spend' Weekend

Wed 07 February 2018

If you’re saving money or trying to reduce your spending, then a ‘no spend’ weekend can really make a difference. A ‘no spend’ weekend is exactly what it sounds like; - a weekend where you spend nothing. We’ve put together a fun list of 50 things you could do on a ‘no spend’ weekend. read more

New Year’s Eve on a budget

New Year’s Eve on a budget

Fri 22 December 2017

New Year’s Eve – one of the biggest nights of the year and a time for celebrating with family, friends and loved ones. Whether you’re having a party, heading out or going to someone’s house, the cost can soon rack up! Here are some ideas on how to have fun without breaking the bank. read more

Christmas Hacks

Christmas Hacks

Wed 20 December 2017

Christmas really is the most wonderful time of the year but preparation can be tough, with this in mind we’ve spoken to some of our favourite bloggers to find out there best Christmas hacks for getting through the festive period. read more

Christmas Dinner on a Budget

Christmas Dinner on a Budget

Wed 13 December 2017

Christmas dinner is one of the highlights of the festive season, but it can also be a big drain on the budget. A family Christmas dinner can easily reach triple figures when you include drink, nibbles, chocolates, and all the other things that make it special. read more

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£200 loan repayable over 20 weeks at £15.00 per week, Rate of interest 50% fixed; Representative 756.5% APR, Total Amount Payable is £300.