You'd be surprised by how clueless many people are in regards to finance and important terminology. I find that finance is not a subject we often talk about, unless it's in the topic of debt and loans. However, it's important to note that due to this lack of knowledge, banks and scam artists are able to take advantage of the vulnerable. Many millennials are just now starting to learn about their … [Read more...] about 20 Financial Terms You Should Know
Ensuring mobile phones was not something we really had to worry about up until the smartphone era came into full swing. Instead of phones costing around £99, like they did a few years ago, they now end up costing £699, and beyond for an iPhone 5 or a Samsung Galaxy S4. As soon as the numbers exceed £500, it’s usually time to start talking insurance; you don’t want to purchase a device costing £699 … [Read more...] about Mobile Phone Insurance: Is Your Phone Worth Protecting?
Whether you are still in the planning stages of savings for college, or about to enter your first year, you need to fall into a common trap that hurts most who attempt college. The trap comes from the college fees you are not thinking about. Everyone plans for the big ones, such as tuition and associated class fees. Then, there is usually a mad scramble to provide for living expenses for the year. … [Read more...] about College Fees You're Not Thinking About
Life insurance is a product designed to protect people from financial struggles following the death of a loved one. If your death is unlikely to cause a financial struggle for anyone, then life insurance is probably not for you. If there is someone, perhaps a partner or children, who would be financially affected by your death then it's worth exploring what type of insurance to invest in. How much … [Read more...] about Life Insurance: How Much Cover Do I Need?