Easy Ways To Take Control Of Your Money

Image source It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the idea of sorting out your money, and tempting to put those bills to one side to be sorted out ‘later’. However, it you’re frequently finding out that you’ve little or no…

Are You Forgetting to Claim Money You’re Entitled To?

Our lives can be very busy. If we’re not commuting to and from work in a busy city or cramming ourselves into a busy morning train, we’re worrying about our children, arguing with co-workers about work issues and stressing over…

The Game Of Money: How Hobbies Can Make Finances Fun

Life’s pretty ridiculous, isn’t it? In fact, the whole thing just feels like one big game sometimes, which kind of got me thinking: What if finances were a game? A video game, to be precise! After all, many people find…

Debit cards can make you vulnerable to fraud – Safeguards you should be aware of

Although credit card fraud garners all the attention for cyber threats and data breaches, the actual weak link lies in your wallet, your debit card. Debit cards are tied directly to your bank account and hence if there is any…

Dodge These Job Issues That Could Cripple Your Finances

It should come as no surprise that your job can and will affect your financial situation. The two go hand in hand with one feeding into the other. If you don’t have a job, your finances are going to take…

Hidden Secrets to Saving for Retirement

Gone are the days where you worked for a certain number of years and had nothing to worry about when it was time for you to retire. Now, in order for you to have a nice-size nest egg, you need…

4 Reasons Why You Are Living from One Paycheck to the Next

Image via Flickr In today’s economy, many people are living from one paycheck to the next. It seems like they cannot get ahead as financial opportunities are hard to come by. No matter how much they try, they are tapped…

Responsible for a Cybersecurity Budget? Top Notch Ways to Spend Your Money

Last year was a bad year for cyber crime. In the UK alone, there were more than 5.1 million incidences of online fraud and 2.5 million cybercrime offences. And one of the primary victims of all this crime is businesses.…

The Worst Advice You Could Ever Get About Finance

We could all do with some financial advice at one point or another in our lives. But how can you be sure that the stuff you’re hearing isn’t a bunch of baloney? To help you make your decisions yourselves, we’ve…

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Four Clear Signs You’re NOT Ready To Buy Your First Home

Many of us follow traditional career paths. We go through the educational system, eventually concluding by jumping into the world of work. It’s during this period of transition that we start considering where we’re going to live. It’s time to…