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Is buy-to-let a good investment?

The current financial climate has probably got you thinking about your income streams. Maybe you’ve been like me and really enjoyed being at home more with the children so are wondering about how to invest to create a passive income? Being a landlord and taking on a buy-to-let is not quite as easy as it […] Read more…

4 Important Reasons Why Parents Need Life Insurance

Life insurance is one of those things most people need, but many of us overlook. It is very easy to put off getting a life insurance policy. We tell ourselves that we are too healthy or too young to need one. Our financial security is important and should be considered a priority for our personal […] Read more…

11 Reasons Why I Don’t Recommend Chip Mobile Banking App

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On the run-up to Christmas 2019, I was approached by Chip mobile banking app to send out a link to all my readers offering a free £10 in exchange for signing up to them. I would also get £10 for each person who used my personal link. However, it wasn’t an app I’d used before […] Read more…

Guest Post: How to Be a Thrifty Fund Investor

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Simon from Financial Expert has authored the following guide on how to invest in funds with a thrifty mindset! Save money when investing by reading on! I have created 4 rules for thrifty investing. One, Two, Three, Four. It’s time for you to save more! If you follow the passive investing approach, you’ll appreciate that […] Read more…