Upcycling guide – what it is and how it can save you money


Upcycling can be a great way to create new and unique furniture for your home, as well as helping you save money. Here we take a close look at what exactly upcycling is and how it can benefit your home and your bank balance… What is upcycling? Upcycling is the process of taking an object… Read more »

How much do UK music festivals cost? – Survey results


Along with BBQs, picnics and evenings spent in beer gardens, musical festivals are synonymous with the Great British Summer. Every year there are more and more summer music festivals for the UK music-lover to choose from, but as festivals have become big-business for the organisers they are getting ever more expensive for festival-goers up and… Read more »

The best packaged bank accounts of 2017


We reveal the best packaged bank accounts for insurance extras like travel, breakdown cover and mobile phone insurance and identify the ones that are actually worth their monthly fee. From mobile phone and travel insurance to car breakdown cover and interest-free overdrafts, bank accounts can come with a variety of added perks these days. Known… Read more »

UK music festival spending survey 2017


We may not be able to depend on the weather during the Great British Summer, but we can always rely on music festivals to get us in the summer spirit. There are now hundreds of music festivals over the summer months in the UK, catering for all musical tastes – from folk and country music… Read more »

How to transfer your pension – what you need to know


If you have a pension – whether it’s through your employer or a personal pension – then you are able to transfer it to a new provider.  Transferring a pension can be quite a complex process, and is certainly not a decision you should take lightly. You should therefore make sure you seek the advice… Read more »

Parent’s summer spending survey 2017


Now that the summer holidays are over and the kids are back at school, it’s a good time to take stock of what we did over the summer and how much we spent while doing it. Summer is the perfect time for days out with the family, and we want to know what you parents… Read more »

eToro review – can you make a living with social trading?


Social trading is a relatively new concept that uses similar principles to social media – user generated recommendations etc… to help make investment decisions. Here we take a close look at one of the world’s leading social trading platforms eToro – and ask if it is possible to make a living via social trading. What… Read more »