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Spending too much shopping online? 7 tips to save money

Spending too much shopping online? 7 tips to save money

Online shopping is the most convenient and quick way to receive a bunch of items you want at a fraction of the price; you just need to make sure you’re getting the best deal possible.

Is my boiler safe?

Is this the first boiler you’ve actually owned yourself? If you’ve just moved in to your first home, boiler maintenance can be daunting. If you think your new home’s boiler is not up to scratch, Homeserve offer a guide on what to do next.

Living off grid? Rural homes are targets for thieves

Over a million homes aren’t connected to the ‘grid’ in the UK, often meaning that they heat their homes with oil stored in a tank. This can be a huge issue, with thieves attempting to steal this fuel.

Consequences of installing underground oil tanks and how to avoid them

Consequences of installing underground oil tanks and how to avoid them

Homes need a reliable heating system to warm up the house especially during the cold winter season. There are several factors to consider when you are choosing what type of tank you will use.

How to become smarter with your finances

How to become smarter with your finances

We all have goals that we aspire to fulfill in life, but this can only be possible if we learn to be smart with money. Money forms an integral part of our lives since it influences almost everything that we do in our respective societies.

Take charge of your personal finances in 2021

Take charge of your personal finances in 2021

This year is your time to get a handle on your personal finances. If you want to manage your debts, plan for the future, or get advice on how to invest in your future, we have compiled some prudent tips for getting on your feet and planning for financial success.

How to make money in a pinch

How to make money in a pinch

Are you scrambling to find the cash to pay bills this month? As the world continues to grapple with a struggling economy, many people worldwide are finding it hard to make ends meet.

8 ways to save money each month that are easier than you think

Slashing the cost of your monthly expenses can often start to feel a little impossible. You manage to reduce the cost of one bill only to find that another one is going to rise.

Common money mistakes to avoid in college

When you think about graduating from college, you might imagine walking away with a diploma, a body of knowledge, some good contacts and possibly some relevant work experience.

Millions of households struggled with poor broadband during lockdown

Increased internet usage over lockdown has led to more than one third (36%) of UK households – the equivalent often million homes – experiencing slower connectivity which prevents them from working effectively from home according to research by comparethemarket.com.

Is this the end of home Wi-Fi wars?

Since March, Wi-Fi wars have become a fixture of family life - as we all spend more time under one roof.

4 things to consider before buying a new boiler

When you are looking to invest in a new boiler, then it is a decision that you should not take lightly. Purchasing a new boiler is not just expensive, but it is somewhat intricate as well.

Five ways to take back control of your money during lockdown

New insight reveals that over a third (34%) of UK adults claim financial matters confuse them and 73% say they are more careful with their finances than they used to be.

5 ways to avoid common household emergencies

5 ways to avoid common household emergencies

Home emergencies can happen anytime from a frozen condensate pipe in the midst of winter to cooling system breakdown during the peak summer season.

3 easy wins for spring cleaning your household finances

3 easy wins for spring cleaning your household finances

With Spring now well and truly here, you may have been thinking about different ways you could refresh things in your day-to-day life a little.