Avoid Going over the Budget with Your Home Renovation

Avoid Going over the Budget with Your Home Renovation

Renovating your home is exciting and frightening at the same time, and there are about a million things you need to take into consideration. Running such an intricate operation is tricky no matter how much experience you have, and organizing a bunch of things that need to happen simultaneously can really take a toll on you, emotionally, physically and, above all, financially. Continue reading “Avoid Going over the Budget with Your Home Renovation”

7 Frugal Tips to Stretch Your Paycheque Further

7 Frugal Tips to Stretch Your Paycheque Further

Brits aren’t saving enough for tomorrow, let alone retirement.

That’s the takeaway from the Financial Times’ disturbing report on U.K. savings rates, which fell to 3.3 per cent in 2016. That’s lower than at any time since 1963, when modern record-keeping began.

How does your savings rate compare? Are you stretching your paycheque far enough to cover everyday expenditures and prepare for whatever the future might bring?

There’s always time to catch up. If your paycheque isn’t going as far as you’d like, adopt these seven commonsense strategies to get more value for your money. Continue reading “7 Frugal Tips to Stretch Your Paycheque Further”