lifestyle

Four ways to start saving money for a family holiday

I don’t know anyone that doesn’t look forward to their annual family holiday. You’ve worked hard all year – either doing your 9-5 or at home, chasing after the kids and you deserve to put your feet up for a couple of weeks. But before we cram too much into our suitcases and convince the children we don’t need to pack the TV, there’s the little matter of saving…  Paying for the holiday itself can be done in little instalments, making it easy to keep on top of each month. But what about the extra spending money? Ice creams, activities,…

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lifestyle

Financial Planning Tips for Millenials

Whether you’re trying to save to buy your first home or you’re simply struggling to pay the bills each month, times can be hard when it comes to finances. A lot of millennials in the UK aren’t where they want to be financially, which is why a good knowledge of financial planning can be imperative to reach your goals and live more comfortably. To help you out along the way, here are a few financial planning tips for millennials to follow.     Keep a budgeting spreadsheet  Creating and sticking to a budget is one of the best things you can…

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Yorkshire, UK

15 Free Places To Visit in Yorkshire This Summer

As we’re getting into Summer, it’s time to start planning a few days out. If there’s a few of you in the family, it can really add up and become and expensive day out. I’ve teamed up with Cash Lady who have got a new consumer credit index tool to help with short term credit solutions to put together 15 free days out in and around Yorkshire. These suggestions could really help save a few pennies throughout Summer. (Image Source) Starting with the National Railway Museum in York. One of the county’s favourite museums housing some iconic trains and it’s completly…

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travel

7 Ways I Save Money For Travel

I get asked pretty frequently about how I afford to travel so often. I’m really fortunate to be invited on some amazing trips and given some great opportunities but also all my disposable income does go on travel. Right now, I’m saving up for the biggest trip of my life which I’ll be spending two months travelling across America. As you can imagine, it’s going to be a pretty pricey trip but it’ll be worth it. I thought I would share some of the ways I save money for my little travel addiction. Every penny counts! Sell, Sell, Sell! If…

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fashion

Casual Winter Look + Saving Money with Amazon

When it comes to shopping, it’s always good to save pennies and get a bargain, right? I’ve been saving a few pennies recently by shopping on Amazon’s Fashion section. Amazon stock high street favourites such as New Look, Miss Selfridge, Boohoo.com and Mango. I particularly love New Look and the prices on Amazon are usually a lot cheaper than the website. Today’s outfit which is my go-to casual winter look, features a few bargains that I’ve picked up from Amazon.  The thigh high boots featuring in today’s outfit were bought last year for £26 when they were £46 in store. My…

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fashion

My Top Black Friday Deals

There has been so many Black Friday Deals already, it’s a little overwhelming. I thought I’d put together a little guide of my top deals worth knowing about. Starting with Fashion, then beauty and a few Travel deals down at the bottom. Hopefully, my guide will help you find some bargains this weekend. FASHION DEALS & Other Stories – 50% off Selected Items here All Saints – 30% off with the code ‘CYBER’ All Sole – 30% off with the code ‘BLACK30’ Anthropologie – 20% off with the code ‘GIFT’ ASOS – 20% off with the code ‘GOGOGO’ Avenue 32 –…

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