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5 financial tips to master as a new grad

As a new college grad, you will be facing new financial challenges that differ from student life. Living paycheck-to-paycheck is unfortunately very common among new grads who struggle to set up a proper budget.

Everything you need to know about self-sufficient homes

There are a lot of misconceptions about what it means to live in a self-sufficient home. With climate change becoming an ever-growing concern for us all, many people are looking for ways that they can contribute positively to a greener and healthier planet.

How can you make your appliances eco-friendly?

No matter how many, alerting headlines it’s took, it’s great that the world is finally becoming more eco-aware. With the countless number of news, detailing the blanket of plastic that floats in our oceans, to how much carbon emissions are putting the world at risk, everyone is taking pride in defending our planet.

4 major lifestyle trends for 2019

Some of the hottest lifestyle trends for 2019 are related to physical health, environmental awareness and convenient shopping.

5 ways to avoid unnecessary financial risks

While there are several reasons that taking some financial risks are a good thing, there are other times that you want to make sure you have a secure hold of your finances.

Confidence in UK economy at eleven month low

Confidence in the UK’s economy (36%) fell to its lowest level since January 2018, figures from the latest Lloyds Bank Spending Power Report has shown.

Can boiler breakdowns be prevented?

It would be a nightmare if anyone had to wake up in the middle of a cold February night, slowly realising the fact that their boiler has stopped working and the house is freezing cold!

A high spending Christmas – but what else lies in store for SMEs in the business?

The UK’s retail sector has endured a turbulent 2018, with an average of 14 shops having closed every single day during the last 12 months.

7 tips to gain your financial independence

Having financial independence should be the end goal for anyone at the end of their working life, but that's harder to achieve for some than others.

What would you buy if you won £1 million?

Realistically, any one person’s likelihood of winning £1 million is close to zero. It may occasionally happen for the lucky few, but that’s about it.

Record growth for the renewable energy sector

While our movement towards greener and more sustainable practices has signalled the end for some industries, it has been the driving force for others.

Should businesses jump on the smart meter opportunity?

For months (if not years), smart meters have been dominating the headlines, and finding someone who hasn’t at least heard or read about them would be difficult.

Brits out of touch when it comes to cost of everyday goods

The average Brit is out of touch about the price of everyday goods, indicating a worrying disconnect when it comes to budgeting and finances.

A review of nuclear power and predictions for future performance

Amongst the growth of the renewable energy sector and the negative coverage surrounding the industry, it hasn’t been plain sailing for the nuclear power sector of late.

Detailing the most reliable energy sources in the UK

Between 2005 and 2030, it has been predicted that energy consumption will rise by 50 per cent. This significant increase is set to be due to the nation’s growing population and their increased demand for energy.