Teena Lyons is a money correspondent for Saga Magazine.
Ever wondered why your hard earned cash seems to buy so few things? Or, despite your financial projections saying you are on track, why you never have enough money to see you through the month? You may have a budget leak. Spending money without knowing where it is going can be a serious problem, so it is time to plug those leaks.
Winter is upon us, and now is the time to plan ahead, cut energy costs and the amount of fuel you use.
Times are hard, and all self-respecting fashionistas are watching their pennies. But that doesn't mean giving up shopping altogether. There are lots of sneaky style short-cuts you can use to stay ahead in fashion, without spending a fortune.
Now is better time than any to go on a money diet and trim those troublesome pounds from your credit cards and other debts. But how do you get and stay motivated.
Don’t wait until Spring for a clean-up of your finances - start now.
Brighten up your home with these top ten tips for bringing a new look and a little cheer to your house without breaking the bank
Six tips for saving money on wine and beer.
In these straitened times, dozens of retailers have gone into receivership and experts are predicting that many more will go under. So what are your rights if you've paid for goods in advance and how can you protect yourself?