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What are the Most Popular Car Finance Options?

The way we buy both new and used cars has changed in recent years. Rather than simply purchasing outright, many people are turning to finance packages and other funding options. Research from AutoTrader found that 37 per cent of car buyers bought on finance to spread out their payments on …

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Baby On A Budget: How To Save Money On Baby Costs

Whether or not your baby was planned, the initial costs can often come as a shock to new parents. There can seem like an endless list of things to buy in preparation and a peruse around Mothercare can show you just how expensive these items can be. Fortunately, not all …

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The story of bitcoin

The appearance of bitcoin is similar to the classical dilemma of the philosophers: who was first, the egg or the hen? For the media and the general public, debates in the bitcoin space are usually troubled because of the endless confusion – can you have a blockchain without bitcoin? Is …

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How Can I Save With IFISAs?

Much like traditional cash, and stocks and shares ISAs, Innovative Finance ISAs can be an effective method of saving money over the long term. Whilst IFISAs can carry more risk than other ISA options, they also give investors the opportunity to earn more in interest per annum than the traditional …

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How to Have A Great Summer on a Budget

For families, the school summer holidays should be the highlight of the year, spent full of days out, time together and creating great memories. At PayPlan, we are only too aware, however, that for many people, keeping the kids entertained over the summer can cause huge financial headaches. Fortunately, money …

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Don’t Fall Into These Financial Traps

If there is one thing we never get taught about in school, it is financial management. We end up having to learn ourselves through our own experiences. However, the trouble is that if we make a mistake, it can be very costly. To try and avoid this from happening, read …

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Working From Home Survival Guide

If you have ever worked for yourself before, then the reality isn’t all it is cracked up to be. Being able to schedule your own workday can be great, and not having to answer to anyone but yourself. But in reality, there can be a lot of stress and panic …

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Why parents need life insurance?

As a parent there is nothing worse than the thought of dying and leaving your children without your love and support. But whilst your emotional presence can never be replaced, there is a way to secure the financial future of those you love most. Life insurance can ensure that if …

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What Steps Can You Take to Improve Your Financial Footing?

If you’re working hard to get back on your financial feet, it can be difficult sometimes to know what to prioritise and what can wait until further down the line to tackle. Add to this complicated debts or a number of financial issues that need sorting, and bettering your finances …