Living guides

Our lifestyle and living guides contain a wealth of top tips to help you enjoy all those everyday luxuries and necessities whilst maximizing your budget for doing the things you love.


How to save on your Christmas dinner

Christmas is a time of excess but there are still ways to save money. Here's how to enjoy your Christmas dinner this year even if you are on a tight budget.

Read More

Are Christmas Clubs the best way to save?

Could a Christmas Club help you save money on your Christmas shopping? We take a look.

Read More

10 ways to save this Christmas

Our top tips for saving money this Christmas will help reduce stress levels so that you can relax and enjoy the big day.

Read More

Lending to friends? Make sure you get your money back

It can be tempting to help out a friend by lending them money. But the most important thing is to be sure they can repay you. Otherwise, you could end up in financial trouble yourself.

Read More
One woman giving her credit card with her right to another over the counter in a clothes shop.

What are store cards & are they worth it?

Applying for a store card at your favourite shop might bag you a discount, but there could be a cheaper option. Here's how store cards work and what they cost.

Read More

How to use a credit card for your Christmas shopping

UK households typically increase their spending in December. If you plan to spend more money on Christmas this year, use a credit card to make it work for you.

Read More

A day in the life of a breakdown recovery driver

Find out how you can avoid having to call out a breakdown recovery vehicle and what to expect if you do

Read More
Black Friday graphic

What to buy on Black Friday

If you want to cash in on the Black Friday savings, it's important to have a plan. Knowing what to buy could help you save hundreds of pounds.

Read More

Amazon Prime Day 2019: 6 tips for getting the best deals

Looking for a bargain on your next electronics purchase? Follow these tips and you could save big on Amazon's biggest shopping event of the year.

Read More

10 ways to cut the cost of your weekly shop

It's one of life's necessities but it is possible to cut the cost of your food shopping bills. Here's how you can do it.

Read More

Students: 7 steps to saving £50 a month

Living on a budget isn't always easy. But follow these simple steps and you could save some much-needed cash each month.

Read More

Your ultimate checklist for a stress free holiday

Your holiday is a time to relax and concentrate on enjoying yourself, so let us help take the stress out of preparing for your trip. Here's everything you need to do before you jet off.

Read More