Tag: money

Here’s How the Perfect Bedtime Routine Could Save You Money

Here’s How the Perfect Bedtime Routine Could Save You Money

Sleep – the holy grail of all new parents! Unless you are that one in a million, your little one will be keeping you up at some point. It might be from the moment they are born, from the 4 month regression or maybe from […]

Do We Really Spend Less on Father’s Day than Mother’s Day?

Do We Really Spend Less on Father’s Day than Mother’s Day?

So like the rest of Great Britain, you probably bought your dad a card and pressie for Father’s Day, but did you spend the same amount as you did on Mother’s Day? While sales still rose, nothing compared to the bump shops get on Mother’s […]

7 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money

7 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money

From saving up pocket money to receiving their student loan, it’s more important than ever for our kids to grasp the concept of money. I recently read an article that said that eight out of ten parents think it’s important to ensure their kids know […]

Increase Your Income: 7 Genuine Ways to Make Money from Home

Increase Your Income: 7 Genuine Ways to Make Money from Home

Okay, it’s time to listen up. We know that many of you are put off working online because of all the scams and stuff, well, now you don’t have to worry, as we’ve weathered the internet storm to find you real and legitimate ways that […]

Bank Account Skimming: An Easy Way to Save For your Next Family Holiday

Bank Account Skimming: An Easy Way to Save For your Next Family Holiday

Before I found skimming, I just assumed that saving a lump sum every month was the best way to save. It’s not. We really wanted a family holiday, but with four mouths to feed and only one full-time wage, money is very tight. But this […]

13 Frugal Things All Parents Should Be Doing Right Now

13 Frugal Things All Parents Should Be Doing Right Now

It’s been well documented recently that to raise a child to 21 costs the average parent over £200,000. Gulp! That may sound unimaginable, but how many of us don’t think twice about buying that book the kids have picked up in Asda or splash out […]

Car Insurance: 7 Secrets To Saving Money

Car Insurance: 7 Secrets To Saving Money

You’ve probably felt the pinch already, but with car insurance premiums at their highest level, and set to rise further, it’s now been estimated that the average policy costs a staggering £462. We’ve all seen the headlines recently. More rises are coming and are predicted […]

Teaching Your Toddler About Money: The Savvy Way

Teaching Your Toddler About Money: The Savvy Way

Money seems to be stretched more and more these days and the earlier we can get our children thinking about the value of money the easier they will find saving. There are two important parts to saving, having an idea of the value of money […]

7 Free Apps That Can Earn You Cash Today

7 Free Apps That Can Earn You Cash Today

With very little effort, I’ve found 7 apps that can earn me quick cash by just using my smartphone. Whether it’s by completing surveys, watching videos, secret shopping and sharing photos, these apps can turn your spare time into a goldmine. Receipt Hog This little […]

Saving for Your Children – Which Account is Best?

Saving for Your Children – Which Account is Best?

Since the credit crunch in 2008 we seem to be in a permanent state of having to save with very poor interest rates. This has meant that we need our money to work harder when we do have some to save. When I was younger […]