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Tips for Saving Money in 2016

We all want to save more, spend less, set ourselves up for retirement and own our own homes. If you’ve been meaning to sort out your finances, there’s no reason why you can’t make 2016 the year you slash your debt and save some serious cash for a rainy day. If you’re like me, you probably find the statistics troubling- especially the fact that a large percentage of the population

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Three Simple Ways to Minimise Essential Business Costs

Setting up a fledgling business is an expensive endeavour, and one where success is never guaranteed. There are so many costs to consider, and for those who are new to the commercial sphere, it can be hard to know how to limit them. The most important point to remember is simply this: the aim of being in business is to turn a profit. Although quality and service are both important,

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How to Improve your Personal Finances in 2016

Due to the current economic situation, many people are looking for new ways to earn and save more money. With some careful planning and thought, there are a few things that you can do to relieve some financial pressure. Let’s take a look at some of the things that you can do to earn more money and save a little extra too. Earn Extra Cash with Online Gaming Online gaming

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Taking a step up the property ladder? Here’s some tips on how to save money

Moving home is an exciting, yet stressful endeavour; especially when you are planning to buy in the more renowned, expensive areas of the country. Before you get excited about new décor or a renovation, buying a house is more then just a deposit and a mortgage. The key to watching your finances is to be clued up on house buying and to use the tools available so you understand where

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Wondering What to get your Loved Ones for Christmas? Here are Some Ideas

With the holidays just around the corner, if you haven’t yet finished all of your Christmas shopping you may (rightfully) be feeling a little worried. There’s no need to procrastinate and find yourself walking around the mall like a zombie on Christmas Eve, so check out the below tips for some great advice on how you can ensure everyone you love gets a well-thought-out and personalised gift this Christmas. For

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A List of Crucial Mistakes You should Avoid when Beginning a Business Enterprise

There is no doubt that anyone who decides to start their own enterprise has a great degree of courage. After all, having your own business is something that cannot be taken lightly, as you are responsible for each and every decision and task that is related to your business operations and its growth – and eventual success. But when you have your own business, you may also commit mistakes from

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How Your Business Can Save Money on Delivery Costs

Customers are shopping online more frequently than ever before and that means that there’s more parcels being passed through depots around the country too. According to the Centre for Retail Research, online spending in the United States amounted to a massive $306.85 billion in 2014. This is predicted to reach $349.20 billion this year, an increase of 13.8%. Always Buy in Bulk If you’ve ever wondered how companies selling low

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Spend less and play more with mobile bingo

Everyone has to be careful with where they spend their money. After all, everything comes with a price and the satisfaction factor is what makes the cost of a particular product worthwhile. The essentials of life have now moved from just eating food, having a shelter and wearing clothes. Technology and entertainment are an indispensable aspect of our lives. Today, there are many online entertainment websites which include social media

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How to Save Money in 2016

As we head into the end of 2015, many people are wondering just where the year has gone and taking a good hard look at their finances. Whether you have a family or you’re just getting started in a new career, you’re probably hoping to be money-smart next year (I know I sure am!) so here are some tips for saving money in 2016: Set Realistic Goals While most people

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Why you Should Buy a New Car

Is your car embarrassing? Do your kids ask you to drop them down the street from school, and your friends and colleagues make jokes about how they can hear you coming a mile away? You probably know that you need to buy a new car, but if you’re not yet convinced, here are some reasons why you may need to bite the bullet and invest in new wheels. Even though you’re

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