All along in our fundraising this year I’ve been lucky enough to get lots of support. Daddyvswork listening to my ranting when getting stressed about the auction, to companies donating amazing auction lots then to people donating raffle prizes.
Not to mention everyone who has has kindly donated or bid on our (more…)
With 2013 almost upon us we start to look forward to finances in the new year, I’m certain every year I make the promise to myself to be better with money, but this year I will do!
If like me though your house is full to bursting point following Christmas you may (more…)
Though even a casual reader of the British press would recently have heard a lot about pensions, regarding what some see as the excessive benefits awarded to medical professionals, what you might be less aware of is that very soon+ the British pension system as a whole is to undergo some (more…)
With Christmas only a few months away, most people’s thoughts will be on getting gifts for their nearest and dearest.
I’m the same, in fact I’ve already started!
This year though I’ve been a little bit clever and have been buying little bits each month for the last few months to spread the (more…)
Sometimes myself and my other half don’t always agree and we have to learn to agree to disagree and this subject is one of those!
Watching some BBC program on Sunday morning, I turned it on just as they had started debating maternity leave pay and whether it should be scrapped. One (more…)
Ok you’ve probably read that title and though “you said the “C” word and its only August”
Which in a way I’m afraid to say I have! However with good reason 🙂
I would say the big majority of parents face Christmas with that mix of excitement but dread. Never fear though as I have (more…)
It’s that time of the year again that I am really starting to hate!
Do you ever get the feeling that when your bills start to come in that it never rains it pours & it always seems to be the car in our house. Next month will be the time for (more…)
Lets face it, for most of us, at some point have had a debt of some sort. Be it on a credit card, loan, mortgage or just to a family or friend. I’m no different.
It’s very easy to spend, but once you’re in it, it’s very hard to get back out again.
I made (more…)