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Money matters in marriage – (when to talk finance)

Money matters in marriage – (when to talk finance)

When it comes to relationships, money can be a contentious issue. Whether you are in a new relationship, moving in with each other or sadly separating, the discussion about money is always a tense one. Have you found this at any point in your relationship? What...
How to improve a growth or fixed mindset

How to improve a growth or fixed mindset

Do you have a growth or fixed mindset? Due to a lot of work, my growth mindset and money mindset are now increasing all the time. How are yours? I say this with joy. Mainly as my mindset has been pretty poor for a lot of my life. Without knowing what money mindset was...
Tips for entertaining children on a budget

Tips for entertaining children on a budget

It’s now the third UK lock-down during the Coronavirus epidemic. Life is dramatically different and children are being considerably affected. Schools are sporadically open then closed, parents still have to work whilst trying to help their children with schooling and...
Four financial resolutions ( and how to stick to them)

Four financial resolutions ( and how to stick to them)

Approximately 60% of us make financial new year resolutions. However, by the end of January, many have already lost interest and continued on their previous path. Only 8% succeed in completing these resolutions. Now that it is mid January, it is time to re-evaluate...
8 tips for single parents on a budget

8 tips for single parents on a budget

As a single mum, responsibility for the family budget lies just with us. This includes both what comes in to our bank account and what goes out on a monthly basis. There is no other adult in the family to contribute so we owe it to ourselves and our chlldren to become...
Learning to love money

Learning to love money

Wow! This is my first money blog. I’ve been putting it off but its time to face the hard stuff and delve into the world of financial planning. Ladies and gentlemen, I want to rip off the proverbial band-aid and open my Pandora’s box of finance; have a root around and...