Money

Your Mindset is Everything

There is very little in life more powerful than the Mind. It can lead you to the levels of success that many could only ever dream of, or it can shackle you to the deepest depths of despair. The mind is without doubt the greatest tool you have at your disposal, but it can also… Continue reading Your Mindset is Everything

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Monthly Income/Expense Report – June 2020

It's that time again, to round up the month's Income/Expenses and see how we did. As I alluded to on last months report, this is a post which will feature every month on the blog. The idea is it to keep track of EVERYTHING going in and out of our account, as I believe this… Continue reading Monthly Income/Expense Report – June 2020

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Premium Bonds – June 2020 Update

Today is Premium Bond Prize day.  If you missed my last post on Premium Bonds, I recommend you check that out HERE, before reading this one. I awoke this morning with the usual excitement and nervousness I get on Premium Bond Prize Day. Could today be the day I become a Millionaire? What would I… Continue reading Premium Bonds – June 2020 Update

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Impulse Purchases Are Destroying Your Finances!

Who doesn't love the rush of adrenaline that comes with impulse buying?   Your walking round the store browsing, knowing you don't really need anything, but your having a little look anyway. Then all of a sudden... something appears in front of you.... a shiny new item you never knew you needed, but now you… Continue reading Impulse Purchases Are Destroying Your Finances!

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7 BIG Money Mistakes to AVOID!

  Let's be honest, when your young you think you know everything. You have your whole life ahead of you, with the world at your feet, what could possibly go wrong? Well, for the majority, it can all go downhill incredibly quickly, and before you know it you will be asking yourself, 'Where did it… Continue reading 7 BIG Money Mistakes to AVOID!

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Monthly Income/Expense Report – May 2020

When it comes to talking about money, especially personal finances, I find most people are very secretive and try not to reveal too much about their own situation. However, I  think if someone is going to try and take control of their finances, it is vital to be open and honest about what is coming… Continue reading Monthly Income/Expense Report – May 2020

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Premium Bonds…Are They Worth It?

Premium Bonds are without-doubt the UK's biggest savings product, with around 22 million people investing more than 86 Billion pounds between them, in the hope of winning one of the elusive, big money prizes. However, with the 'prize rate' set at just 1.4%, (which can be matched or even beaten by most regular, tax free… Continue reading Premium Bonds…Are They Worth It?

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6 Simple Tips To Save On Your Energy Bills

Are you getting to the end of every month and finding there's just nothing left to save? If you are then your not alone, because according to the National Statistics more than a 1/3 third of Brits are not able to save money on a monthly basis, and 10% have no savings at all! So… Continue reading 6 Simple Tips To Save On Your Energy Bills

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What is the Key to Early Retirement?

Have you ever sat and wondered what it REALLY takes to retire early ? Contrary to popular belief, the stars do not need to align, your lottery numbers do not actually need to come out, and a long lost relative does not need to leave you their entire estate in their will. There is actually… Continue reading What is the Key to Early Retirement?

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The Magic of The Compound Effect

If I could choose only one concept that I would encourage everyone to research and understand, even at its most basic level, it would be The Compound Effect. Once you understand it's true power, nothing will seem out of reach for you. Recently, I re-read The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy just to refresh my… Continue reading The Magic of The Compound Effect