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  • Coping financially after redundancy

    Coping financially after redundancy

    Redundancy leaves many scars in its wake; often the most pressing issue is how to cope with the sudden loss of income. Fear and panic can easily set in, as the implications of losing a precious salary overnight start to sink in. It’s vital not to allow your worries to cloud your judgement – keep

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    Is it worth overpaying your mortgage

    Is it worth overpaying your mortgage

    Most of the time it can be a struggle to simply meet the basic mortgage payment each month. But every so often you may have a little extra cash, you may find yourself wondering if it’s worth using it to pay off a bit more of the debt on your home. Interest on savings accounts

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    How to deal with a Bailiff

    How to deal with a Bailiff

    A bailiff may pay you a visit if you have an unpaid debt and you have not been in contact with whoever you owe the money to. They are also engaged to provide a personal handover service for certain legal documents. Bailiffs are effectively ‘enforcement agents’, whose job is to uphold the law. They have

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    How much can I borrow for a Mortgage

    How much can I borrow for a Mortgage

    Buying a home is one of the biggest life decisions you will ever make. It is the most expensive thing you will likely ever own. For many people, it’s a financial repayment that they are committing to for the next 15, 20, or even 30 years. If you’re looking to get a long-term mortgage, it

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    Home Insurance guide

    Home Insurance guide

    Wherever you live, home insurance is essential to ensure you are protected if something happens to your property. Buildings insurance If you rent your home then your landlord should cover buildings insurance. But for homeowners, buildings insurance is vital as it covers the structure of your home against damage. Buildings insurance usually refers to the

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    Things to consider before moving abroad

    Things to consider before moving abroad

    If you’re thinking of joining the 320,000 people who left the UK for foreign climes last year, then read on. Moving abroad will change your life forever, its kind of key that you think things through well before you make the leap. I speak from experience, because I did just that 10 years ago. I

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