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How to buy a house

Sources of Finance Available for First-Time Buyers Getting onto the property ladder can seem like a daunting task. Many young couples and families are unable to buy their own homes because of a lack of affordable mortgages. Parental assistance is often required in order to afford the deposit and some...

The Golden Rules for Saving Money

There are two golden rules to use as a guide to saving money. Rule Number One, spend less on purchases. Rule Number Two, put the money saved on purchases into a separate account and leave it there. By making a few simple changes, you can build on your existing savings....

Can You Afford To Borrow?

There are many different ways to borrow money. Banks make the majority of their profits through lending, and so they work hard to promote their overdraft, loans and credit card offerings. While it may be tempting to use these credit facilities to buy new things, it’s important to consider whether...