Improve don’t move!

Improve don’t move!

Home improvement is becoming more popular than moving as thousands more decide to improve, not move Around £15.4billion was shaved off mortgage debt from April to June This suggests homeowners are paying off their mortgages and making home improvements rather than releasing equity High house prices and stamp duty has made moving too costly for many   Record numbers are choosing home improvement rather than moving because of cheap mortgages and rising house prices. People…

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Best shopping deals around! For you silversurfers!

Best shopping deals around! For you silversurfers!

Everybody loves shopping, but where can you find the best shopping deals around! Ever wondered about the best shopping deals around, or maybe just where are the best deals that I can find. Whether it’s browsing online, or out in the shops. Read on to be sure you get the best insight into where you should go on your next shopping trip. Finding the best shopping deals around can be difficult but deals on your phone…

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Cut the cost of your energy bills without the stress

Cut the cost of your energy bills without the stress

Cut the cost of your energy bills and keep your house nice and warm. In 2013 a gas and electricity bill on average was £1,316. A few years later around a third of working families have trouble paying their energy bills due to the rising costs. A survey conducted by uSwitch has found that 29% of families are choosing not to switch on their heating and 66% of families are worried about the effect that it will…

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Price increases by stealth

Price increases by stealth

Have you notices price increases by stealth I wonder just how many people are aware of the price increases of in the region of 10% have been made by supermarkets, shops and manufacturers over the last twelve months. Large supermarket chains always claim that they have reduced prices on many items in a bid to attract new customers. The truth of the matter is usually the total opposite of what we are led to believe….

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Ageism by insurance companies

Ageism by insurance companies

Age discrimination (Ageism) by insurance companies It has been reported that older people are being discriminated against when renewing home and vehicle insurance, this is called Ageism. Ageism is a problem and it needs to stop! The Association of British Insurers (ABI) published figures last week that show premiums for those aged 66 to 70 are now £241, increasing to £255 for ages 71 to 75 and £291 for 76 to 80. Once you reach…

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Take the Sting Out of Existing Debt Credit Card Debt

Take the Sting Out of Existing Debt Credit Card Debt

No matter how good we are with money, there’s always the possibility that we’ll need to fall back on a credit card now and then. But sometimes we can sit on old credit card debt for many years without realising that there’s a better – and faster – way to pay it off. If you have multiple credit cards with varying debts on each, there’s an excellent solution which may mean you can save thousands of…

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Could ‘Hypermiling’ Help You Cut the Cost of Petrol?

Could ‘Hypermiling’ Help You Cut the Cost of Petrol?

Cut the Cost of Petrol by ‘Hypermiling’ You can’t have missed the fact that prices at the pumps are nose-diving at the moment. Whatever the reason for this temporary dip in petrol prices, it’s important to remember that this won’t last forever. So is there any way to cut the cost of petrol and save yourself money without having to rely on fluctuating oil prices? Well, if you ask a ‘hypermiler’, they’ll probably tell you that yes,…

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How to Keep Your House Warm This Winter without Breaking the Bank

How to Keep Your House Warm This Winter without Breaking the Bank

How to Keep Your House Warm This Winter without Breaking the Bank. Whether we want it to happen or not, it certainly seems like the annual ‘Big Freeze’ is just around the corner. A tradition that’s almost as British as fish ‘n’ chips, the winter can turn your home from a cosy sanctuary into a bitterly cold place if you don’t shell out on the gas or electricity to heat it. But with the price…

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Older drivers get a bad press!

Older drivers get a bad press!

Older drivers get a bad press! Road accidents involving older drivers Older drivers get a bad press. There are many stories of senior motorists heading the wrong way up a dual carriageway, or driving without lights on during the middle of the night. But statistically speaking, senior drivers are actually not the most at-risk group in terms of accidents. The age old debate: Young Vs old While there are many myths surrounding older motorists and…

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Prices Going Up, Hope Going Out of Pensioners Life

Prices Going Up, Hope Going Out of Pensioners Life

Prices Going Up, Hope Going Out of Pensioners Life. Fifty-plus individuals of the United Kingdom have been failed by the UK government for the second time – once in the 1970s when they were young and full of hope for the future, and now when they have crossed the age divide when the only hope that remains is to live the rest of their lives in peace. Rising living costs in the UK are making it…

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