Shopping Online This Christmas With Boom25

Shopping online this Christmas is big business for retailers. With the change in technology, statistics suggest that around 42% of people do some shopping online. With many apps available on smartphones, a lot of these transactions are on mobiles. Large busy crowds and heavy shopping bags put people off going in to stores.  With the UK’s purse strings being tightened…

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A New Money Outlook For The New Year

Ok, so the new year is coming, and all you should be thinking about is what you’re going to do for Christmas, and how you’re going to see the new year in. You’re probably going through all of the things in your head that you need to pay for, and quickly trying to figure out a way how you’re going…

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5 Ways to Stop Spending Money on Things You Don’t Need

No matter how frugal you consider yourself to be, there’s a good chance that you occasional over-spend on things you don’t need. These days, we’re all victims to an increasingly convenient shopping environment. When deals and offers are delivered by brands directly to your smartphone, and all you need to do is tap to purchase, it’s difficult to convince yourself…

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Lifestyle Finance Tips – Smart Ways to Save Money

When it comes to finance, you do not have to be the owner of a business to benefit from some smart lifestyle finance tips. Hopefully this post can help give you some useful guidance in saving money on your every day life for both you and your family. Financial Calendar and Budget One of the easiest and most effective ways…

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What Is Good And Bad With A Debt Agreement

If you have experienced financial difficulties, you know that you could spend a huge amount of time on worrying while trying to deal with these situations. It often feels like you are alone and isolated and not sure which way to turn. Some companies can help you no matter what financial situation you are in, and if you are unable…

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Costs That Come With Married Life

Who watched the Royal Wedding? Unlike Prince Harry and Meghan Markle your wedding could take years and years of planning! But what’s next when the vows are said and the day is over? Together with Angelic Diamonds, retailers of engagement rings, we take a look at the costs that you’ll face after the wedding day, from starting a family to…

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How Much Does Smoking Cost You?

The following research conducted by Nicotinell, a company which can help people when they have ambitions of quitting smoking, has provided insight on how much smoking costs across Great Britain by those who have taken up the habit… Understanding where the research came from The basis for the research comes from the fact that the average daily cigarette consumption for…

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Ways To Save Money On Your Weekly Shop

Now I’m on maternity leave, this past week I have sat down thinking about ways to save money on your weekly shop. Maternity pay isn’t a great deal in fact it’s only £140.98 a week (as of March 2018) so when you are used to working full-time it’s a big drop in wages. In our household I mainly pay for…

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide On A Budget

I will be starting Maternity leave in a couple of weeks and we all know that maternity pay isn’t that great. I will be thinking of ways to budget the money we have coming in and making it go that little further. That said there is always some kind of special day, birthday or holiday coming up, so making those…

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Thrifty Thursday: Cashback Rewards with Checkout Smart

Welcome back to Thrifty Thursday. Last time I shared with you one of my favourite money-saving apps called Shopmium. This week I’m sharing another app called Checkout Smart. This app is all about claiming cash back on your everyday items while you are shopping. A good tip is to have the app open while you are going around the shops…

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3 Tips for Improving Your 2018 Finances

“New year, new me!” How many of us have uttered those words before? While it’s great to feel motivated in January for a year better than last, putting that into practice for all 365 days is hard work. Organising finances is something many of us do at the start of the year. It’s the best time to do it, too.…

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How To Be a Frugal Parent Without Missing Out

If you’re planning to have children, you need to know what to expect. While most parents talk about the reduced sleeping hours – and you will truly have to function on two or three hours a night in the beginning – not everybody is completely honest about the costs inherent to raising a child. Bringing up a child in the…

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Thrifty Thursday: Want To Try Something New? – Shopmium

For 2018 I want to share with you all my thrifty tips and how you can save money and of course try new things. Each Thursday I will share something with you that I regularly do to save money in our household. Saving money this year is a big must on the agenda due to myself being on maternity leave…

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