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New Year Money Saving Challenges (FREE PRINTABLES)

2017 is now upon us. Its the time of year we all make resolutions that we don’t always stick to! Have you made any this year? Are they financial resolutions? If saving money is one of your goals, I’ve found two great challenges that are easy to stick to.

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Christmas Gift Ideas on a Budget

Now it is October, Christmas is fast approaching. Now is the time to start thinking about your budget and what you can afford for Christmas gifts.

Staying within budget is always harder at Christmas as it is very tempting to go mad on spending and treating everyone to lovely gifts. Planning early will help spread out the cost. Make a list of everyone you buy for and from now on, when you spot a bargain, put it away ready for Christmas.

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Saving Money with Cashback Apps

Do you like the sound of getting your shopping for free? Welcome to the world of cash back apps. I’ve only recently discovered these and in my first two weeks, I have managed to get over £30 worth of shopping for nothing. I think I’m a little bit hooked on them now!

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How to Build an Emergency Fund

What is an emergency fund? Good question… essentially, an emergency fund is savings that will help cover you in case of a real emergency. This could be losing your job, sudden house repair or an unexpected car repair. Anything that you will need money upfront for. An emergency fund is ideal to fall back on without having to panic too much or put yourself in to debt.

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