The average UK wedding now costs a staggering £21,000 so it’s hardly surprising that most couples choosing to marry need some time to save up before the big day. Set a budget Yes, we know this seems incredibly dull but it’s important that you know how much cash you’re going to have to spend. The
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‘Savings!’ Remember that word? With the credit crunch and austerity taking centre stage in recent years, the idea of having a few pennies to put away for a rainy day has felt like a distant memory. This WAS the rainy day. But with a glimmer of light starting to appear at the end of that
In September 2013, the Current Account Switch Service was introduced to make switching bank accounts easier and quicker. The scheme standardises the process of switching across the UK, regardless of who you bank with. 1) Compare bank accounts Since the launch of the seven day switching service, there has been an influx of incentives available
It’s a proven fact that those who set themselves a specific savings goal are more likely to achieve their target than those who simply save willy-nilly. And seeing your savings balance creep upwards each month is the ideal incentive to keep going. The start of a new year is the perfect time to begin your
Saving for a rainy day can be a difficult task at the best of times and now with the UK facing a crippling economic depression it appears harder than ever. However, it is still worth saving for the future, and here are a few handy hints about how to make the most of your savings.
There is very little we can’t do over the internet and banking is one of those. Online banking is becoming more and more popular as customers face increasing fees and less attractive rate from the traditional banking options on our high streets. With no branches, low fees and higher interest rates, is switching to online