Saving Tips

  • Dumbhones

    Dumbphones: How They Can Help You Save More than Just Money

    16th May 2016

    Dumbphones: Introduction The last 2 years have seen smartphone sales declining, falling by 5% in 2014. While sales of flip and feature phones (dumbphones) have risen almost 6% in the same time period. With 30% of adults not using smartphones (15% of 18-35 year old) and this number on the rise, could you give up your smartphone? Not sure… What …
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  • mothers day gift

    12 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to Try

    29th February 2016

    Mother’s Day is always a day that makes every woman feel special. You might remember your mum or stepmother and instantly want to find them and hug them to show how you feel about them. Mother’s Day is the perfect day for this but likewise, it can also be a day that requires strict financial management in order to make …
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  • valentines day finance

    10 Tips for Your Valentine’s Day Finances

    11th February 2016

    Valentine’s Day is one of the most exciting days in the year especially when it is a leap year (like this year!). Known as the day to celebrate love and couples, most people are thinking about what to do with their partners. New research found that spending for Valentine’s Day in the UK will top £431m this year according to …
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  • Christmas shopping

    How to Start Planning for Christmas Spending

    18th November 2015

    With Hallowe’en just around the corner, and Christmas a stone’s throw away, it’s not a surprise that people are already thinking about what they will be buying this Christmas. Christmas requires thinking about your money carefully so that you don’t end up overextending yourself. There are temptations everywhere especially considering that retailers have already started preparing Christmas holiday promotions such …
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  • Halloween spending

    The Rise of Halloween Spending

    21st October 2015

    Halloween is traditionally seen as an American holiday but it is now becoming even more popular in the UK and Europe. Held on the 31 October every year, it tends to be a day where there are costume parties where people dress in spooky clothing as well as do pranks on each other. Halloween spending in the UK has risen …
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  • School saving

    Back to School: 3 Last Minute Saving Tips

    7th September 2015

    With kids around the country beginning to return to school and stressed parents running around the shops last minute like headless chickens. What can you do to get everything they need and stay calm in doing so? Whether it was that holiday or those days out that left a hole in your wallet, or you’re going through that last minute …
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