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  • Thursday 2 April 2015

    The great inheritance debate: Should you leave your money to your children or spend it now?

    Research by Saga Personal Finance shows that people strongly believe it is important to pass on an inheritance to their children and many plan to cut back to ensure they have something to pass on. Read On
  • Tuesday 31 March 2015

    Things to consider when making home improvements

    Holly Thomas looks at some of the things you need to consider before embarking on home improvements, including finding tradesmen and funding your improvement projects. Read On
  • Tuesday 31 March 2015

    How to improve your home while adding value

    Which home improvements add the most value to your home? Holly Thomas compares the various ways you can improve and add to your property to see which ones are the best investments. Read On
  • Tuesday 31 March 2015

    How to make your home more accessible

    Holly Thomas looks at the various things you can do to make your home more accessible and considers the various ways to fund them. Read On
  • Tuesday 31 March 2015

    How to vote in the General Election by post

    Thankfully the days of having to traipse out to the polling station are gone and you now have the option to vote by post. Dan Moore explains how you can use a postal vote in the General Election on May 7. Read On
  • Monday 30 March 2015

    How to beat nuisance phone callers

    From unwanted sales pitches to silent calls, we are bombarded by nuisance callers trying to sell us products or promote services. Harriet Meyer shares her tips to stop unwanted calls and beat the nuisance callers. Read On
  • Monday 30 March 2015

    Common myths about disabled badges dispelled

    Millions of disabled drivers use Blue Badges, but there are plenty of common misunderstandings about the parking scheme. Harriet Meyer dispels some of the myths about who is accepted as a badge holder, and when and where you can use them. Read On
  • Thursday 26 March 2015

    Seven tips for crowdfunding your business

    Crowdfunding is a way to raise funds for a new business by asking lots of people to invest smaller amounts of money into the venture. Esther Shaw shares her top seven tips for crowdfunding a new business. Read On
  • Thursday 26 March 2015

    How to protect yourself from bogus callers

    Bogus callers are criminals who call at your home in an attempt to take money or property from you. Some attempt to gain entry into your house to steal from you, while others will try to sell you dodgy products or services. Esther Shaw shares tips to protect yourself from doorstep crime. Read On
  • Thursday 26 March 2015

    How to clear your mortgage

    With savings rates at rock bottom, putting spare cash towards clearing your mortgage early instead could be a wise financial decision. Read On
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