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Can You Afford to Take Out a Loan?

Before you apply for a loan, you’ll want to determine whether you can afford your payments. You can use a monthly budget worksheet like this one to figure out how much income you’ll have left over at the end of every month. If that amount is enough to cover your loan […]

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How Far Can 1000 Get You in Europe?

Cost of Living in Europe – The £1000 edition

If you’ve ever wondered how our continental cousins make their money go further, we’ve produced a handy comparison guide to the finest cities in Europe — and how long you could afford to live in them. With a £1,000 budget we’ve determined how long you could live like a resident […]

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The Most Valuable Comic Books

When the comic book industry boomed in the late 1980s and early ‘90s thanks to news-making storylines and the original Batman movie, shrewd fans began investing in older titles, and the genre’s popularity in the past decade has taken the wave of collecting even higher. As bidding begins on web […]

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Quirky Jobs for Cash

6 Unconventional Ways to Make Money

What do you do when you are late on your rent, car payment or credit card bill? When you have exhausted all your primary financial resources, how do you cover your expenses? At times, our regular salary may not cover all of life’s overheads. However, there are quite a few […]

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Can Your Home Sell For Big?

How Does Your Garden Grow Your Home’s Value?

With house prices mostly on the rise since 2012,1 homeowners are always on the lookout for some cost-effective home improvement ideas to boost the value of their property. While a loft conversion can potentially add 20% to the value of your home,2  the cost for having this work done professionally […]

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Short-Term Investments for Long-Term Savings

Short-Term Investments for Long-Term Savings

As the old saying goes, sometimes you should speculate to accumulate. Whatever your long-term financial goals may be — saving up the deposit for a new house or helping to set up your child with a university fund — you might find that an initial outlay in the short term […]

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