5 Ways to Stretch Your Grocery Budget

With the economy we have right now, it is important that we learn how to maximize our income. We can do this by being more careful with how we use our money. There are things that we can live without.…

Kick Your Finances Into Shape for 2012

Saving money is the new cool. The day where men and women go out on a Friday night and blow their cash, resulting them having to live on beans on toast for a week is long gone. Knowing your ISA’s,…

Planning for your new financial year

We all have New Year’s resolutions, but they are often not worth the paper they are written on or the hard drive they are saved on. Saving into an ISA at moneysupermarket can be a start. From a financial point…

Three Things About My Finances I Wish I Could Tell My College Self

As we move through life, we sometimes find ourselves thinking about what we would have done differently if given the chance to do it all over again. One area that I find I think about most is in relation to…

5 Things You Should Know about Investing in Silver

Everyone seems to be interested in investing in gold, but silver prices are on the rise as well. While silver may not be as expensive as gold, it’s still a valuable investment. Of course, there are a few things you…

Top Tips for Buying a Home During a Recession

Don’t buy unless you’re financially stable doing so if you’re not is incredibly risky. Are your job, your salary and your working hours secure? If not, you might want to hold back on buying until you can be sure they…

4 Indicators That Predict Rising Gold Prices

Over the last few years, gold has experienced a sudden price spike, similar to what occurred in the 1980’s. As of today (Nov 3, 2011), gold sits at $1762 an ounce, which is down $134 from an all time high…

The Power Of Compounded Interest

Someone once said that the greatest power in the world is the power of compounded interest. This is the interest that is put on top of the principal so that the interest then starts earning interest. Through compounding your money…

Save Money This Winter – Make Your Own Fire Logs

Energy costs are increasing, making it harder for people to heat their homes affordably. Lowering the thermastat is one way to save money, and supplementing heat with a fireplace is another. You can use that fireplace to save even more…

Budgeting Tips for a Spectacular Holiday

No matter how wonderful they turn out, the holiday season always seem to bring a lot of stress. While we all enjoy the holidays, not having to worry about them financially would make them even brighter. There are many things…