Archive for March, 2012

Home renovations to boost market value

Posted in Mortgages and Property on Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 14:17 by Sarah Evans.

When it comes to mortgages, skilled debt management means more than merely making each and every payment on time. It also means paying attention to the market value of your home and doing what you can to boost it.

Fixed payments make bills predictable

Posted in Insurance, Money Saving on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 13:04 by Sarah Evans.

As inflation continues to take an ever-larger bite out of Britons’ discretionary income, some consumers are trying to fight back by signing up for fixed payments on some of their bills.

Pensioners need to plan ahead

Posted in Debt, General, Money Saving on Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 at 12:33 by Sarah Evans.

When pensions were first envisioned as a means of helping older citizens to remain financially stable, life spans were much shorter.

Consumers should compare current accounts

Posted in Banking on Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 at 13:37 by Sarah Evans.

Statistics can be interesting things. A recent pronouncement that Britons are more likely to experience a divorce than to switch current accounts should certainly give consumers of financial services some food for thought.