Monthly Archives: July 2013

Save on the cost of University

The cost of getting an education has never been as high. The increase in tuition fees to a maximum of £9,000 per year has sent the overall cost of a three-year degree soaring to around £75,000.

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Consumer sentiment reaches new highs

Brits are ready to reach for their wallets once again as the latest research reveals that consumer sentiment reached a new high of 112 points in June.

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Top tips for saving on the cost of childcare

If you’re trying to get back to work after having a little one, you’ll be all too aware of the cost of childcare. The average cost of nursery for children under the age of two is now £4.26 per hour, … Continue reading

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How to pay off your mortgage early

Do you know how much you pay towards your mortgage each year? What proportion of your annual income is eaten up by housing costs?

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Help to Buy: Latest developments

The government’s Help to Buy scheme has been hailed as the initiative that will finally help struggling buyers get on the first rung of the property ladder.

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Summer Living – Hot Properties

Its been a scorcher of a Summer so far!  Here are a few of our favourite hot properties from this weeks latest listings on the Propertywide site. Have a good look and let us know what you think.

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Grandparents spend £300m keeping kids busy

Grandparents spend a collective total of more than £300m entertaining their grandchildren over the summer months, research has revealed.

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Energy bills set to leap by £240 by 2020

Households are set to see their annual energy bills leap by £240 by 2020, as the cost of implementing green technologies trickles down to consumers.

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