Surviving The School Holidays On A Tight Budget

Surviving The School Holidays On A Tight Budget

Hurray we all say!  The school holidays are here!  We all look forward to them, mums and dads included.  No more school runs, packed lunches or after school clubs to rush to.  Even if we have to use a child-minder to help, there will be at least a week or two when the whole family can spend time together and just chill.

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How to Keep Track Of Your Spending When On A Holiday

How to Keep Track Of Your Spending When On A Holiday

Holidays are fun times – from the time you decide to go on a holiday, to the planning and the actual holiday. The excitement, the exhilaration, the desire to see a new place or to enjoy an old one again – there are just so many things to make you happy. However, there are also concerns with regards to the budget;

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How to avoid the risks of starting a small business

How to avoid the risks of starting a small business

Every successful business venture starts with an idea, but all successful entrepreneurs know that it takes a lot more to make it work. To deal with all the financial, market and operational risks your start-up is likely to throw at you, you will need to predict and mitigate against them. Here’s how to avoid some of the most common pitfalls when launching a small business.

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Planning a family budget for 2013

Planning a family budget for 2013

The first and most crucial place to begin when planning how to best spend your money for 2013 is to remember to spend less than you earn. Doing the opposite, i.e., spending more than you earn, will give you a monkey on your back because of debt; in fact this monkey can soon begin to feel like a 10 ton gorilla as your debt piles up. Save yourself the worry and make a budget that is workable for you and your family. You can do it! Really you can.

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Getting the Right Cover: What to Consider When Taking out Home Insurance

Getting the Right Cover: What to Consider When Taking out Home Insurance

Home insurance: it is something that every owner needs when they buy or rent a house. Whether it’s just to protect their prized possessions or guard themselves against the potentially severe financial cost of their home becoming damaged as a result of extreme weather or something more preventable, it’s a must-have as a safety net. It is not an essential as with car insurance however without it you could face problems.

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