Now and again, emergency expenses or bills pop up that leave our finances stretched for the month: the car breaks down, the roof needs fixing, the house is flooded. In many instances, problems like these need to be solved right away before further damage can occur but if you do not have the money, resolving them can be difficult.
The question of whether to give your child pocket money is a subject that inevitably comes up as an issue for parents, especially as a child gets older and becomes increasingly aware about money. Many questions come up such as is it the right thing to do for your family, will it help them to learn about budgeting properly?
Are you thinking of going on a get-away over the festive season? You aren’t the only one. As great as all things Christmas related can be (it is after all, the most wonderful time of the year) it can nevertheless be a stressful time too.
We all know that the festive season can be expensive, but just how much on average does it really end up costing? According to price comparison site Gocompare.com, people in the UK spent over £21 billion on Christmas last year!
Technology is rapidly developing, and serving more and more purposes. Technology has become part of our everyday lives, and for better or worse, smart technologies can actually help you save significantly around the house and on your insurance by providing more accurate readings than traditional methods – as we investigate below. What is smart technology? Smart technology is the next step in the ever so recent technological revolution.