Sticking to a budget has always been a challenge for generations before us, but one might argue that it’s tougher now than ever. With constant access to online shopping, one-click app purchases and quick debit card swipes, technology has made it all too easy to splurge and derail your budget. […]
In just a few short years, the number of UK citizens who reported income from self-employment has gone from the thousands to the millions — 4.66 million to be exact!1 The internet has made side hustles accessible to many and given millions the opportunity to pad their central form of income. […]
Debits, credits, liabilities, equity — there are so many terms you need to understand when taking control of your finances. Where do you even start? Accounting, or the practice of maintaining your financial accounts, is not as complicated as it may seem. This overview will help you understand all the […]
Is it better to save or pay off debts? Where do the things you really want fall under the things you need? How do you spend your money for the best outcome? Prioritising your finances can spur a lot of confusing questions.
Money makes the world go around — but if you use fake currency by mistake, it’s likely to put a sudden stop to your day. It’s easy for a shopkeeper to accidentally pass you a fake banknote without you noticing. When you try to pass it on, you realise […]
While there are loads of budgeting templates online, they don’t always fit our lifestyle, or they may not be easy to update when major changes occur. That’s why we’ve created a step-by-step guide to get you started off on the right foot. Create your own customised budget and start working toward your goals.
Deciding to buy a house is a major decision, and it’s one that you shouldn’t rush into. Purchasing (and owning) a house requires a certain level of fiscal responsibility and management skill. If budgeting is difficult and extra spending seems to get the better of you more often than not, […]
It’s the beginning of a new year, which for many people means new beginnings. Make a resolution this year to start a savings plan, and follow these tips to make it work! Set a Goal Understanding what you’re saving for will help you to stay focused and on track […]