Images Money Owning a home means investing in your future finances. One thing that might shock you, though is that home owning is sometimes a gamble. You may think that your home will always keep its sale price, but external factors could be bringing down its value. If you want to protect your finances, you… Read More »
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There comes a time for many of us when finances are tight. Often cutting back a little or being savvier with our money is enough to get us back on track. However, sometimes there is just no way to make the money we have coming in stretch to cover our out-goings. If this is the… Read More »
The worst fear of any homeowner is defaulting on their mortgage. Not only does it result in the loss of the most valuable asset most people eve have, but it also leaves them unable to get another mortgage loan for years. Worse, it leaves a mark with the credit reporting agencies that can cause a… Read More »
Starting a business could be the perfect solution to both your employment issues, and your financial situation. All you have to do is come up with a lucrative idea that has the potential to yield a significant profit. Seeking investment can be tough in the current climate, which is why we have chosen to publish… Read More »
Many people talk about taking out a mortgage, but very few understand what this actually means. This is a massive financial commitment; probably the biggest one you’ll ever make in your life. That means you need to make sure that it’s the right thing to do for you. You also need to make sure that… Read More »
Link to source of image If you’re a first-time buyer looking at buying a home, you might have come across the Help to Buy scheme and something called “shared ownership schemes.” While the former is a Government scheme, the latter are run by housing associations. Both of these options can help first-time buyers get onto… Read More »
Budgeting for a frugal life might sound boring, but you’ll thank yourself in a few years when you can afford to retire early because of all of your savings. Budgeting allows you to do many things; saving and investing being just two of those things. The less you spend, the less you need to earn… Read More »
If you are about to take your first steps onto the property ladder, you are no doubt feeling tentative about the huge financial commitment that you are making. If you want to make sure that you are making a sound financial decision, there are some things that you need to know. Your mortgage advisor may… Read More »
Simon Cunningham When you are stepping into the world of mortgages, you may get a little confused and wonder if the agent is acting in your best interests. That is why it is best to arm yourself with as much knowledge on the subject as you can before you apply for one. It is probably… Read More »
Buying an item you then find doesn’t work when you get home or is poor quality and breaks soon after buying is a frustrating experience. Taking it back to the store to have your request for a refund or replacement denied is even more frustrating and can cause feelings of anger and distress. In a… Read More »