What to do about a Christmas debt hangover
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How to recover from a Christmas debt hangover

- December 28, 2021 2 MIN READ

The excitement of treating the ones we love with presents can quickly turn into a Christmas debt hangover of epic proportions. It seemed like such a good idea at the time – the iPhone 13 Pro for your partner, an expensive coffee machine for Dad, the silk scarf for Mum, not to mention the endless… Read more »

New year's on a budget
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Have a happy new year’s on a budget

- December 15, 2021 2 MIN READ

It’s the most over-hyped and under-delivered event of the whole year. Especially if you’re doing new year’s on a budget. By Matt Hopkins With all the unnecessary hassle of NYE comes the overpriced activities and beverages that really punctuate the night, especially if you’re group of friends want to head into the overcrowded bars and… Read more »

12 days of Christmas money plan
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The 12 days of Christmas money plan

- December 6, 2021 4 MIN READ

Christmas is usually about festive joy and fiscal stress. So, it’s time to make the most of the next 12 days of Christmas to limit any fiscal follies and ensure your gifts are financially fruitful. So here’s your 12-day action plan: 1. Gifts that don’t cost Be creative in your gift giving. Many parents with… Read more »

Tips for using your credit card at Christmas
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Don’t be silly with your credit cards this Christmas

- November 26, 2021 3 MIN READ

Avoid the sting of credit cards at Christmas with these tips for staying on track. Tip #1: get the lowest-possible rate card you can. It happens every Christmas. We go on a Christmas shopping splurge and feel great… until the credit card bill arrives in January. Outstanding balances can provide a horrible financial sting. New… Read more »