• 6 Reasons why your budget isn’t working

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    I’ll never forget the feeling of writing out my first ever budget. I felt so grown-up and sensible and I remember thinking ‘This is it! this will be the end of our financial worries’. I showed it to my husband, who made all the right noises and praised my brilliant piece of work. Then we […]


  • How often should you check your budget?

    It can feel quite overwhelming when you are trying to find a budgeting system that works well for you. There’s the zero-based budgeting method – perfect for those wanting total control. Or maybe you prefer the percentage-based budgeting system, which is less restrictive and great for those trying to pay down debt. However, once you’ve […]


  • How to Create a Budget

    What Is A Budget? Put simply, a budget is just a system you use that allows you to manage your money. Some people like to use spreadsheets, whereas others prefer to use good old-fashioned pen and paper. Unfortunately, there are so many negative connotations attached to budgeting and this puts people off implementing one of […]