Budgeting tips

Reasons for eviction from private rentals

Reasons for eviction from private rentals

If you’re facing eviction from a private rental, then you may be wondering where you stand. Even if your landlord has asked you to move out, there may be a way that you can stay in your home. Tenancy agreements The first thing you should do is check your tenancy agreement. There are two types

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Make Your Money Work Harder

Make Your Money Work Harder

No matter how well off you are, a bit of extra cash never goes wrong. You may not be able to bag yourself a lottery win or a massive pay rise, but there are ways you can make the money you do have work harder for you. Shop around Most of us tend to compare

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Getting a mortgage with a low deposit

Getting a mortgage with a low deposit

Saving for a deposit on a mortgage can seem like a huge task. With most lenders asking for at least 5% of the property price up front, it usually means having to save thousands of pounds before you can even start looking. The amount of money you have to put down as a deposit can

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do you really need to borrow money?

Do you really need to borrow money?

This may sound like a silly question, but really … do you need to borrow money? Reaching for a credit or store card, buying goods on credit in general, seems to have become the default position for shoppers everywhere. But when economic uncertainty still looms large, it may be time to reassess your buying habits.

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Beware Of Weekly Payment Stores

Beware Of Weekly Payment Stores

Weekly payment stores allow customers to ‘rent’ expensive products with a view to purchasing them towards the end of the agreement. At first glance, this looks like a great deal. You get an item that you may not otherwise be able to afford and you get to keep the product once you’ve paid it off.

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Better ways to borrow than a payday loan

Better ways to borrow than a payday loan

They are one of the quickest and simplest means of securing funds, but anyone taking out a PayDay loan pays heavily for this convenience. PayDay loans are one of the most expensive ways of borrowing money; failure to meet the strict repayment rules can quickly lead to the debt spiralling out of control and seriously

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