Monthly Archives: February 2020

4 Easy Ways to Make Your Money Go Further

4 Easy Ways to Make Your Money Go Further

Making your money go further as a parent can be tricky. You don’t want your kids to miss out, yet you don’t want to be splurging out on things you can’t afford. Image Credit: Pexels CC0 License There are many different ways you can save money, but did you know you can also take advantage of different options to save money on things you need to pay for or buy.  So how can you save …

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3 Principles to Keep in Mind When Starting a Business with a Friend

3 Principles to Keep in Mind When Starting a Business with a Friend

Pixabay CC0 License Thanks to the resources and possibilities available to us all today via the web, entrepreneurship is skyrocketing, with more and more people feeling driven to start their own businesses, and to take their professional and financial lives into their own hands. An entrepreneur’s life can certainly be very fulfilling and rewarding, but it’s also inevitably going to be challenging. Even the most accomplished entrepreneurs in the world tend to have a good …

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Homesickness Help For The Kids Out On Their Own

Homesickness Help For The Kids Out On Their Own

As the parent of a university student, you may have done everything you could to ensure they are well equipped to live independently and to use that independence wisely. However, that doesn’t always mean they’re going to have an easy time doing it on their own. Most of us experience homesickness occasionally when we’re out on our own for the first time. For many, the experience can really be crippling. If your kid is having …

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Struggling Financially? There’s No Need To Panic!

Struggling Financially? There’s No Need To Panic!

The truth is that at one point or another, most people will struggle with their finances. It’s not easy feeling like you’re sinking, as a result of struggling to manage your finances properly. It can feel as if it’s your fault you’re finding it hard to stay financially afloat, when actually it isn’t your fault. Yes, you may have made some bad choices with money or you may have lost an income stream, but blaming …

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5 Important Things To Keep in Mind Before Renovating Your Home

5 Important Things To Keep in Mind Before Renovating Your Home

Your house is more than just your home. It’s also an investment. It will look after your money for you as you get older, and potentially provide a fantastic nest egg for you when you choose to retire. When you own your own home, you always have collateral so you can finance anything from a new business startup to making the home of your dreams even dreamier. Renovating your home is a great way to …

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Safety When Transporting Children

Safety When Transporting Children

Every year, thousands of car-related injuries and deaths are reported due to negligence on the part of the driver. Parents and drivers who are traveling with children must always take extra care in order to avoid accidents and fatalities from happening. Clearly, kids are not aware of the safety measures needed when inside vehicles. Parents can always remind their kids to wear their seatbelts and behave inside the car, but it is ultimately their responsibility …

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Understanding Your Credit Score

Understanding Your Credit Score

We all know we should work to have a good credit rating, but many of us don’t really understand what our credit score really is or how it is worked out. With a better understanding of this, you will be better able to understand how to have a strong score and what it means if you don’t. You may receive letters from companies like Wescot, but read on before you make any payments to them. …

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Light Up Your Life with a New Lighting Scheme

Light Up Your Life with a New Lighting Scheme

There are certain things that I like in a living room. A sofa which is big enough for the whole family to snuggle on, plenty of wall sockets for plugging things in, a fireplace, and plenty of flexible lighting options. I think the latter might be the one which is most important to me; I hate sitting in a room at night with the bright, overhead light on as it’s really not condusive to settling …

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