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  • 5 Tips for Saving in the New Year

    Dec 08, 2017

    New Year is a great opportunity to start making small but significant changes to help you stay on top of your finances. Here, we look at 5 top tips for saving in 2018.

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  • The Autumn 2017 Budget and You

    Nov 24, 2017

    The Autumn Budget has recently been announced – but how will the changes affect you? We take a look at a couple of the main changes and how this could impact on your finances.

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  • Tips to Keep Last Minute Costs Down This Christmas

    Nov 16, 2017

    According to Money Advice Service, one in three people feel the pressure to spend more than they can afford at Christmas, but with a few weeks to go you can still rein in the costs.

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  • What hidden factors could affect the price of your home?

    Nov 13, 2017

    There are well-known structural and physical issues around your home which could affect its value – but what about other hidden, external issues? Statistics suggest having pets and your local pub or supermarket could also have an effect.

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  • Protect Your Computer from Cyber Attacks

    Oct 26, 2017

    Figures for online scams and fraud remain high, but there are steps we can take to keep our computers and devices as safe and secure as possible.

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  • Mortgage Basics – A look at Surveys

    Oct 24, 2017

    A home purchase will probably be the most expensive purchase you’ll ever make and you may choose to have a survey - but which one do you need - a Mortgage Valuation, Condition Report, Homebuyer’s Report or a Building Survey?

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  • Affordable Housing Schemes – what are they?

    Oct 24, 2017

    You may have heard of the Government’s affordable housing schemes Help and Buy and Shared Ownership – but what does an affordable housing scheme actually mean, and how can it help people step onto the property ladder?

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  • 10 Top Teaching Facebook Pages to Follow

    Oct 10, 2017

    There are hundreds of teacher resources and blogs on the internet as well as Facebook pages designed to inspire, inform and motivate you. Here, we look at ten popular teaching pages in the UK.

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  • 10 Tips to Save Money and Plan for Your Future

    Sep 26, 2017

    Whether you are saving for a house or for your retirement funds, here are some top tips on getting the best from your savings – from setting budgets and goals to making the most of employer pension contributions.

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  • Mortgage Basics: Putting in an Offer

    Sep 19, 2017

    As part of our Mortgage Basics series we take a look at what to do when you want to make an offer on a home – including advice on how to make the best offer possible and what happens next in the mortgage process.

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