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Financial Resolutions for peace of mind

It’s better to be in control rather than reactionary, and simple financial resolutions can help buffer up your end of year balance, writes Peter McGahan.

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31st Jan 2020
Peter McGahan
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25% or 1.49% Interest on your debt

On the road to financial freedom, step one is to face the fear. Peter McGahan explains why confronting that fear and planning are essential steps to managing your future finances.

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26th Jan 2020
Peter McGahan
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New Year’s debt resolutions 2020

As 2020 dawns, Peter McGahan looks at the false psychology of trying to keep up with the Joneses and how retail therapy can lead to stressful levels of debt.

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10th Jan 2020
Peter McGahan
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How much could your New Year’s resolutions save you in 2020?

Christmas expense and the financial post-mortem will have many seeking ways to curb spending in the new year. Here, Sarah Coles looks at some quick wins for saving money.

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20th Dec 2019
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Holiday currency rip off prices

When it comes to getting value on your holiday money. Don’t stick to what you know. Peter McGahan highlights how you can sidestep the fees, commissions and charges when you travel.

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12th Jul 2019
Peter McGahan
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Energy Bills Near £1,300^ - 5 Ways to Beat Constant Price Rises

Why not save your hard earned money for something better spent on you?

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3rd Apr 2019
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Wish your wallet a happy new year

The new year may have started but there’s still time to think about making those financial resolutions for 2019.

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9th Jan 2019
50connect editorial
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Financial resolutions (part 2)

In the second part of our New Year’s resolutions (the first was on debt management), Peter McGahan cover some of the broader financial planning tips.

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3rd Jan 2019
Peter McGahan
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2019 New Year debt resolutions

Tips on how to reduce your personal debt and start 2019 on a sound financial footing.

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21st Dec 2018
Peter McGahan
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Over 1000 times the cost of a mortgage

One in four of us went overdrawn last year and 2.1 million people were overdrawn all year. The cost of this credit is a huge waste of money. So what are the practical steps to take?

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30th May 2018
Peter McGahan
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Hidden 7% cost for flights

Holiday season is on its way, so where are the cost savings? Peter McGahan takes a look at slippy hidden costs and points out where you can shave off charges and commission on Forex transactions.

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17th May 2018
Peter McGahan
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Five financial planning tips for 2018

The end of the financial year is an opportune time to consider whether your plans are on track and highlight areas for action.

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28th Dec 2017
50connect editorial
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Ten money saving tips when buying travel insurance

The holiday is not the only thing you need to fork out on, travel insurance can be just as expensive. Make sure you get the best quote with these top tips.

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21st Dec 2017
50connect editorial
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Financial planning if you’re single

Top five tips to help you have a happy financial future if you rely on a single income.

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14th Dec 2017
50connect editorial
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Your financial plans for 2017

The dust has settled on the old year - now is the time to ensure your finances make the most of 2017, writes Peter McGahan.

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19th Jan 2017
Peter McGahan
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Bomb-proof your finances for the New Year

Christmas can put a huge strain on your finances. Here Jamie Smith-Thompson has prepared seven tips for a stress and debt free 2017.

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16th Dec 2016
Gareth Hargreaves
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Are you spending less this Christmas?

Christmas is coming, the goose may be getting fat - but many households will still be tightening their belts.

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10th Nov 2015
Gareth Hargreaves
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Money saving websites

Make the pound in your pocket go further with 50connect's quick list of money saving sites

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11th Aug 2014
50connect editorial
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Golden rules of getting savvy with care home costs

Care home fees are a large financial commitment, here Ray Hart, creator of Valuing Care Fees Calculator, introduces the idea of challenging the prices quoted.

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28th Nov 2013
Ray Hart
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Cash in the attic

Vicky Dean has some tips on how everyday items can be good future investments for your grandchildren?

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23rd Oct 2013
Vicky Dean
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Christmas spending: 12 budget tips for over 50s

Avoid New Year hangover by limiting Christmas costs

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17th Dec 2012
Gareth Hargreaves
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Pasty tax - the cold facts

Our guide to the crazy government ruling on pasties by which ambient temperature dictates whether or not you pay VAT.

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16th Apr 2012
Andrew Stallard
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Twelve tips for last-minute Christmas shoppers

Keep tabs on what and where you are spending, and don't fall prey to thieves while you look for bargains in the sales!

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23rd Dec 2011
Gareth Hargreaves
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Mobile roaming charges

Avoid a hefty bill on your trips abroad!

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27th Jul 2011
Rhian Mainwaring
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The cost of holiday money transfer

Peter McGahan investigates the hidden costs of spending abroad?

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25th Jul 2011
Peter McGahan
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Pension investors receive a poor deal

At the age of 22, writes Independent Financial Advisor Peter McGahan, I was told to make a will and start a pension. Nothing could have been further from my mind at the time.

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4th Oct 2010
Editor at Large
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Bargains for plant & flower lovers

Find out where horticultural fanatics go for bargain prices and budget buying for plants and flower nurseries from home and abroad.

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9th Aug 2010
Mark O'haire
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Top tips to reduce your credit card debt

Cutting credit card debt is not easy, follow these five top tips on how to cope with credit card debt and ways you can cut the amount of money you owe as fast as possible.

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12th Jul 2010
Mark O'haire
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How to pay less for your holiday money

Holidays come at a cost, so why pay extra every time you buy something or take out money overseas? Here's our guide to avoiding those charges.

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12th May 2010
Mark O'haire
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Make money by decluttering your home

UK households sit on £31 billion of unused goods and declutter expert Jamie Breese shows you how to find out what cash you can make from hoarded household items.

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11th May 2010
Mark O'haire


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