Saving Savvy: Plan for your 2022/2023 holiday now

2021-10-05T09:45:36+00:00October 5th, 2021|General tips, Holiday saving tips|

Though the traffic light system across the globe has made holidaying in 2021 more complex, the opening of destinations with sandy beaches and crystal blue seas, as well as the dip in British temperatures, have got many of us thinking “I need a break!” But not only are holidays difficult to navigate at [...]

Home and motor insurance – How the new changes could affect you

2021-09-13T14:58:09+00:00September 13th, 2021|Buildings & contents insurance, General tips, Insurance|

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have recently brought in rules ensuring firms can no longer ‘price walk’ their policies, meaning they can not continue to increase renewal prices year on year, especially where new customers are often seen to be paying considerably less in insurance premiums compared to customers with upwards of 5 years [...]

Have sickness or injury left you unable to work?

2021-09-13T14:56:53+00:00September 13th, 2021|Accident, sickness and unemployment insurance, Critical illness cover, General tips, Income protection, Insurance|

Unemployment has affected many of us at some time or another, and while we always advocate income protection when ensuring your finances are protected should the worst happen, what if this isn’t something you had in place? Check out these tips to helping survive financially if you find yourself unable to work due [...]

Top tips to pay off debts fast

2021-07-27T10:16:50+00:00July 27th, 2021|General tips, Secured loan (second charge)|

Finance overhaul: Looking at where you could save money is a vital part of paying off your debts faster and not just swapping Waitrose for Lidl or swapping a Sky subscription for dusting off your old VHS player, but looking deeper can make a significant contribution towards debt repayment. Have you considered re-broking [...]

Avoiding scam artists and pandemic opportunists

2021-06-02T15:22:10+00:00June 2nd, 2021|General tips|

2020 sadly, saw opportunities for fraudsters and scam artists rise. In a study from LexisNexis Risk Solutions July-December 2020 saw a 15 percent rise in transaction volumes across financial services, and mixed with an increase of new-to-digital consumers, and channels and opportunities to exploit, it's now more important than ever to know what to look [...]

Our top tips to help transform your week at no cost

2021-03-30T13:13:58+00:00March 30th, 2021|General tips, Timely support|

These days many of us don’t have access to our regular coping mechanisms. But there are still ways to shake a bad week, bringing yourself some comfort and solace during overwhelming times. Having a rough week? Consider trying these tips out to turn it around. Is there a hobby you've stopped  since [...]