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7 Tips for finding last minute holiday deals
7 Tips for finding last minute holiday deals
December 04, 2015

Here are my tips on last-minute holiday deals. Comparative websites will give you a list of flights to your destination so that you can choose the cheapest one.…

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What is your budget? Buying smart this Christmas
What is your budget? Buying smart this Christmas
November 28, 2015

If you plan ahead of time you can make your money go further. The first step to achieving this is by deciding what your budget is - how much money is available for you to buy gifts.…

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Gift ideas: How to keep the festive season special without killing the household budget
Gift ideas: How to keep the festive season special without killing the household budget
November 26, 2015

Okay, so you made it to the end of your work year and you’re still alive. Well done! But you aren’t quite home free. Before you can really relax you have one big hurdle to jump … Christmas.…

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What you have to know when taking out a personal loan
What you have to know when taking out a personal loan
November 19, 2015

Responsible borrowing can help to improve your credit score, which in turn can help you get financing for a vehicle or a home loan, or even put you in good stead when applying to a potential landlord or employer.…

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My credit status and how I made it work for me
My credit status and how I made it work for me
November 18, 2015

Potential creditors, employers, insurers, and landlords will look at your credit rating score to see how financially reliable you are.…

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Tips to take your "bucket list" from a dream to reality
Tips to take your "bucket list" from a dream to reality
September 09, 2015

Are ‘bucket lists’ for dreamers only? Or can they be a blueprint for achieving life goals and happiness? For many, ‘The Bucket List’–a movie about two terminally ill men who head off on a road trip with a wish list of to-dos before they die–was a wakeup call and reminder not to sideline passion and fulfillment in our life.…

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Boodle tips on saving and investing to pursue your financial goals
Boodle tips on saving and investing to pursue your financial goals
July 08, 2015

Sometimes the hardest thing about saving money is just getting started. It can be difficult to figure out simple ways to save money and how to use your savings to pursue your financial goals. The…

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Top ten features of a successful budget
Top ten features of a successful budget
June 05, 2015

Budgeting was one of our top tips on managing your debt. Have you ever attempted to budget and given up in frustration or discouragement? If you can figure out the reason your budgeting attempt failed, you'll be able to institute a rewarding, successful budget and stick to it.…

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6 tips for managing your debt
6 tips for managing your debt
January 29, 2014

Borrowing money can be a quick fix but having debt can limit your options in life. Whether you’re a bit skint or seriously strapped for cash, we have some information on how to manage your debt.…

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Reviewing spending choices as children return to school
Reviewing spending choices as children return to school
January 15, 2014

The New Year usually comes with a long list of resolutions, and for many managing money more effectively is top of that list. We all know it can be a lot more difficult than it looks, that is why here at Boodle we give you 2 easy ways to review your spending choices as children return to school.…

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