Life insurance is one of those things you’ve likely come across but probably thought you don’t need to worry about. But that may well not be the case. It’s currently estimated that only 35% of people in the UK have life insurance, despite six in ten households saying it would […]
When does a student loan get written off?
Those with student loans will make repayments towards their debt and pay back a percentage of their income over several years. But with student loans being such a long commitment, it’s understandable to wonder whether they get written off. The answer is yes, and we’ll tell you exactly when this happens.
How to get out and stay out of debt
From mortgages and car loans to credit cards and overdrafts, debt comes in various forms and is a fact of life for many people. But if you’re feeling overwhelmed about the amount of money you owe or you’re concerned that you can’t make the repayments, being in debt can be […]
11 tips to develop a healthy attitude towards money
Whether you want to become a millionaire or just have enough money to be comfortable, one of the first steps you must take is to improve your money mindset. How you think about your finances drives your financial decisions – good or bad – and adopting a healthy and positive […]
How much is pet insurance?
In this guide, we’ll look at the factors that affect the cost of pet insurance and ways you can try and save yourself money when you buy cover for your pet.
How to apply for student finance
Studying at university can be a great experience, but it can also be costly. The cost for most undergraduate courses in the UK is £9,250 a year, which is on top of rent and other living costs. It’s hard for most people to afford these payments without some financial aid. […]
Top 10 side hustle ideas
It’s no secret that with the cost of living going up while wages remain the same, many of us are feeling the squeeze. In fact, a recent report has revealed that two-thirds of UK adults are worried about their finances. Whether you’re one of these people or you just want […]
How to improve your credit score
Perhaps you’re preparing to take out a mortgage so you can pay for your first home. Or maybe you’re thinking about increasing your credit card limit so you can pay for a new car or a much-needed trip away. But before you apply for that mortgage or credit limit increase, […]
How to do your own investment due diligence
There are lots of ways that investment opportunities can grab the attention of potential investors. However, not all of these assets are worth investing your hard-earned money in. It’s up to you to conduct your own background research to make sure that you understand what you are investing in and […]
How to set up a trust fund
Most people want to make sure that their loved ones are taken care of, which often means leaving them money or other assets. As with a will, trust funds are a form of estate planning and help you to prepare for the future. Trusts are legal contracts that enable you […]