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Saturday, 26 August 2017 17:56

3 Ways to Sell Old Stuff for Cash

Have you joined the huge number of people selling things online? Sites like eBay have made it easy for everyone to sell things they no longer want. Many second-hand goods are just as good as the original, and yet cost a fraction of the price. If you’ve got things you were happy to use and enjoy, but that you no…
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 20:38

Are We Trying to Achieve Too Much?

Money. It’s a hot topic for many, and there are countless news stories published each day that focus on money, at least to some extent. We should save it, or we aren’t saving enough. We’re spending too much. More people have credit cards than ever. More people have outstanding balances on those cards. There are sales everywhere, encouraging us to…
Here’s a situation for you. You go out shopping – maybe to do your grocery shopping – and while you’re in the supermarket, you spot a jumper you love. It’s only £20 – a real bargain. What do you do? Some people would buy it without a second thought. Others may decide they already have plenty of jumpers, and while…
Friday, 30 June 2017 14:14

Are Reward Credit Cards Worth It?

Reward credit cards are just like normal credit cards, with one crucial exception – they give you rewards every time you use them. These are usually given in points, with something earned for every pound spent. But are they worth it? The answer depends on how you use your credit card, and what you might get out of it. You…
How do you manage your money each month? Whatever your answer might be, it’s probably fair to say some manage it better than others. We don’t all budget our money effectively, but those that do stand a better chance of ending each month still in the black, compared to those who never budget. We do have one thing in common,…

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