Regular readers or visitors to this site will know that I cleared half of my debt in one day by going on a TV quiz show and using my winnings to clear some of it off. At the time I was in debt management and I was desperate. I’ve never wanted to go on TV … Read the restContinue Reading
Car accidents are unfortunately a common occurence. Even if you are the best driver in the world, there is no guarantee that the people around you will be good drivers or even if they will tell the truth in the event of an accident.
In March of 2019, I was involved in a car accident … Read the restContinue Reading
It’s 2020 and I don’t know where the last year has gone! New Year is a great time to look forward and set goals for the upcoming year, but also a time to reflect on the previous year.
As you look back on 2019, are there any particular successes you want to focus on or … Read the restContinue Reading
I never know that expired credit card charges were a thing, or an issue but I have now learnt my lesson.
I have previously been a user of an online automation tool. I never really got on with it and I didn’t plan on renewing the service. I’d seen a few emails from them about … Read the restContinue Reading
I am proud to be part of the UK Money Bloggers community – a great community of bloggers from a wide range of backgrounds and different money experiences. Some of the bloggers are more about living frugally, and some are more about making extra money. Some of them are focused on writing about financial advice … Read the restContinue Reading
I was so pleased when the general election was confirmed. Not because of any particular political leaning (that’s not what this post is about after all) but because I knew there was a good chance of making some extra money before Christmas by being a poll clerk!
I have been a poll clerk at an … Read the restContinue Reading
It’s already November (no I don’t know how) and we are fast approaching the seasonal period, which is always the most expensive time of the year as well as being a fun and hapy time. That’s why I’m delighted to have been able to team up with some other top UK bloggers to be able … Read the restContinue Reading
I’m sure you’ve noticed but it’s November already! I’m not entirely sure where this year has gone, but it is fast disappearing and it will be Christmas before you know it! Christmas is a really expensive time of the year, but more so if you don’t plan. If you are organised and plan your spending … Read the restContinue Reading
I need to be honest. I’m really bad at managing my money! Just because I’m a money blogger doesn’t mean I’ve got it all sussed out. I spend too much, I have frugal fails all the time, and I don’t track my spending – which is definitely going to change going forward. I am queen … Read the restContinue Reading
I recently had a letter saying that my gas meter needed to be upgraded as it was so old. I was also offered the choice of switching to a smart meter for both gas and electricity, and whilst I know that they are a controversial topic, I decided to go ahead. I am so forgetful … Read the restContinue Reading