Where is your money going this Christmas?

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Where is your money going this Christmas? As we head towards Christmas we all start thinking about money. It doesn’t matter if it’s the money we are spending or the money we are hoping to receive. Cash, dosh, dough or whatever you want to call it, Money is a HUGE part of everyones Christmas. The guys over at Mecca Bingo Blog have made this fancy Infographic that you see below which shows how how the value of money can differ for everyone, even just based on your age. For example did…

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Is the environment having an impact on your building?

Is the environment having an impact on your building?

Is the environment having an impact on your building? If you were a victim of last year’s winter flooding, there’s bad news on the way. Experts have confirmed that we’re in for more of the same this winter. Wet and stormy weather could last well into the new year, bringing with it the potential to damage the fabric of your property. If you want to be prepared for winter storms, or simply want to protect your property from wind, rain and sun, then here are some simple steps you can…

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Protect Your Home Against the Effects of a Wet Winter

Protect Your Home Against the Effects of a Wet Winter

Protect Your Home Against the Effects of a Wet Winter Living in Britain, we are all used to enduring wet autumn and winter months (and even some springs and summers, too). But if specialists are to be believed, this winter is threatening to be an especially bad one, and householders are being warned to take steps now to protect their homes from the weather’s ravages. Although long-term weather forecasts are notoriously difficult, even for those in the business of making them, recent unusual behaviour in the Earth’s upper atmosphere has…

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Dealing with your debt

Budgeting for Christmas

Money is an awkward subject in the UK, most people don’t like to talk about it and even less want to talk about it if they’re in any debt. Debt has a huge stigma attached to it even though there is such a thing as good debt; things like mortgages, contract mobile phones and having a credit card for sensible use. It’s when that sensible use becomes silly that we have a problem. Dealing with your debt is something you have to face up to at some point and the…

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The Pros and Cons of the Four Different Bike Finance Options

The Pros and Cons of the Four Different Bike Finance Options

    With so many options available in terms of style, design, build quality and accessories, these are exciting times to be investing in a new bicycle. But, if you have to factor financing your new wheels into the decision making process then that excitement can quickly turn into an overwhelmingly confusing and stressful headache. Don’t let thoughts of paying for your new bike take the shine off getting it. Get your head around the pros and cons of four different bike financing options now before you start shopping: Cycle…

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Getting the most from selling on Facebook

Getting the most from selling on Facebook

Selling on Facebook has changed everything when it comes to selling locally. Your unwanted items used to be such a pain and costly. eBay used to be the best place for this as you could sell your item to people all over the country, in fact the world, and until recently it was the only real place you could do this – well until Facebook introduced their new Marketplace. The problem with eBay is, more than anything, the cost of selling your items. After you take fees into account you’re…

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The cost of private healthcare

The cost of private healthcare

If you’re awaiting a diagnosis or just planning ahead, you may be considering private healthcare. Before making a decision, there are lots of different elements to consider including costs and availability. This article aims to breakdown all of the most important considerations when weighing up if it’s worth going private to help you with your choice. Why go private? People have different reasons for opting to go for private healthcare. Sometimes certain treatments, like cosmetic procedures, may not be available via the traditional healthcare service, in which case, private could…

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Important Guidelines You Need to Follow when Becoming a Landlord

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  The buy to let industry is booming and it isn’t hard to see why. The internet has made it easy and more affordable to sell and let out a property quickly. More people than ever before are choosing to rent, rather than buy, due to current economic challenges making it difficult for many to get on the property ladder. However, before you jump into being a landlord, there are many things to consider. Here we’ll look at some of the most important guidelines you need to follow when becoming…

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