Getting a Mortgage Doesn’t Have to be Difficult: A Step-by-Step Guide

Getting a Mortgage Doesn't Have to be Difficult: A Step-by-Step Guide
Getting a mortgage doesn’t have to be difficult. We’ve put together a guide to help you, so read on to discover how to go about getting a mortgage and what you can do to improve your chances of getting the best deal possible. Improve your credit rating First of all, when seeking a mortgage, do ...

Where to Invest In Yourself – And Where Not To

Where to Invest In Yourself  - And Where Not To
It can be difficult in an age of complicated money matters to determine where you should be spending your money. Every penny that you spend is an investment, just some you reap the benefits of straight away, some repay themselves many times over, and some bring a net loss. An example of the last one ...

Don’t Let Those Appliances Let You Down: What You Need To Remember

Don't Let Those Appliances Let You Down: What You Need To Remember
As technology advances so does the way we run our homes. Gone are the days that we would hand wash clothes and scrub them to get clean. Or wash our pots in a tub of hot water placed over a roaring fire to get them clean. Of course, I’m going way back here, but we ...

Six things you need to know about Clinical Negligence

Six things you need to know about Clinical Negligence
Many people who suffer medical negligence aren’t really aware of the law surrounding it. In fact, the vast majority of those who are injured by negligent medical practice don’t even know that they are eligible to make a claim for compensation. However, medical negligence is similar to any other personal injury claim, in that if ...

I Just Inherited £15 Million: What Do I Do Now?

I Just Inherited £15 Million: What Do I Do Now?
Inheritance money somehow feels different to the money that you’ve earned and saved yourself. It’s a special kind of money; money that’s been earned from the toil of your parents and grandparents. Now it’s been handed down to you, you have responsibility for how to best use it and get the most out of it. ...

What You Should Know When Using A PPI Check Company

What You Should Know When Using A PPI Check Company
One thing to always remember is when about a PPI check company is that they charge fees sometimes up to 30%. You can very easily claim the money yourself. Below are a few tips and tricks to help you get PPI refunds and using a PPI check company that you may not know about. Anyone ...

How To Repair Your Poor Credit History: An Infographic

How To Repair Your Poor Credit History: An Infographic
A poor credit score can have some truly damaging effects on your financial future, and fixing yours should be an immediate priority. Unfortunately, like many people in a similar position, you probably feel a little lost. Let’s face it; maintaining financial health is hard enough when you’re credit score is good. Being hampered by past ...

The Hidden Stress Of Buying A Home In The UK

The Hidden Stress Of Buying A Home In The UK
Buying a home in the UK is always seen as a good investment idea. Over the years, house prices have risen quite dramatically, meaning you can get a good ROI. The problem is, buying a home can be incredibly stressful. And, I have three points here that explain why: Surveying The main stress of buying ...

Who Pays the Most? Major World Cities and The Cost of Living

Who Pays the Most? Major World Cities and The Cost of Living
Well you don’t need to be genius to work out that London costs 5 arms and 3 legs to exist in, even modestly. Stop anyone on a London Street, from a hedge fund manager in Mayfair to a cab driver in Hackney and they will all tell you that living costs are only going one ...

Warning: Don’t Try To Handle These Personal Finance Issues Alone!

Warning: Don't Try To Handle These Personal Finance Issues Alone!
When taking care of your personal finances, there are many things you need to take responsibility for. You should always budget and avoid using loans or credit that you don’t need. You also shouldn’t go too over-the-top with your spending. But while there are many aspects you need to handle yourself, there are certain personal ...