Apart from the hard work, being a student had its perks. Depending on your lecture schedule, you could have lie ins during the week, have a hectic social life and not feel the consequences the next day, but of course the most valuable one was the NUS Student Card. I saved a small fortune flashing … Read the rest
Buying my flat
I live in a leasehold flat and have done for 11 years. It is the first home I ever bought, and I have some wonderful memories over the years. When I bought it I was told there was 83 years left on the lease and as soon as 2 years was up, … Read the rest
2017 is less than 48 hours away – are you ready?
Everyone seems to make New Year’s Resolutions – are you one of them? Are any of them money or finance related? Before the year kicks off, now is a great time to start making plans for your 2017 financial goals.
Think about what you … Read the rest
Prime Day is upon us again! I don’t know about you but I love it! It can be a great day to get some brilliant deals, but it is also one of the most tempting times to blow whatever budget we have on that thing that we’ve been craving for. Amazon do well to make … Read the rest
What do I get?
Subject to Amazon Prime delivery restrictions, you can get free next day delivery on a huge amount of items. This is great for forgotten birthdays or occasions, or that purchase that you just really need the next day. I cannot fault it. This can save you a fortune on … Read the rest
As you may have noticed, I love a bargain. I really don’t like paying full price for something if I don’t need to. The discovery of cashback sites has been revolutionary to me. The premise is simple. You purchase things that you would be buying anyway, but by clicking through from the cashback site, you … Read the rest
I’m 33 and I’ve had more jobs than I care to admit. To be honest it’s a bit of a joke within my family and friends. I don’t regret any of them – after all I wouldn’t be where I am now if it wasn’t for every single one of them. For every job I’ve … Read the rest
Have you ever had a letter through tell you that a utility provider is putting up your prices? I’m sure companies do have things which affect the service they can provide and therefore have genuine reasons to put up our prices. I am however equally sure sometimes they send out these letters and communications knowing … Read the rest
Here are some of my top tips to help you if you find yourself in debt or struggling with money and want to do something in the short term. Just remember that if you are in debt, it might be a long road to get out of it. You may need a lot of help … Read the rest