Tag Archives: money matters

Life begins at Forty

thousand pounds a year it seems. Hubby drew my attention to this (source) Then he played around a bit with a site called minimumincome.org.uk  which confirmed that our joint income does not allow us to have a decent standard of living. … Continue reading

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Debt Spiral, yours or not?

As I sit here with the TV on, watching the adverts interspersed with an occasional programme, I am amazed at how the viewer is being bombarded with credit card applications, quick fix loans, and a variety of funeral plans. Personally, … Continue reading

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Cash Strapped

Today is Black Friday which will extend over the weekend, though some larger chains have had it running all week. Hubby read an interesting little snippet about anticipated queues that didn’t materialise, which reminded me a little of the Boxing … Continue reading

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