Are Food Stamps The Way Forward?

For a long time, food stamps have provided low income households with steady food supply to ensure that they do not go hungry even when they lack resources to buy food. Nonetheless, there have been continuous debates as to whether or not the food stamps provide a reliable solution. While some citizens believe it helps [&hellip

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The State of Unemployment in the UK

According to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics, unemployment in the UK rose by 7000 to a little over 2.5 million in the last quarter of 2012. Despite this the overall unemployment figure remained unchanged at 7.8% and in February the number of people who were claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance fell by 1500 [&hellip

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How to Save Money on Your Family Holiday

To save money on family holidays, you need to be creative. In most instances, it is the little things that result in huge amounts. Your journey to money saving vacations starts with research; scour the internet for the best deals on accommodation and flights. The internet offers you more in this regard compared to high [&hellip

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The Cyprus Financial Crisis

Recent financial news has been dominated by the Cyprus Financial Crisis which yet again has threatened to spill over into the Eurozone and potentially beyond if the debt crisis spreads to other European countries. While the previous debt crises afflicting Greece, Spain and Italy appeared to be on the backburner, the Cyprus affair had its [&hellip

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Knowing When to Twist or Stick as a Small Business

Running a business can be a challenge at the best of times and perhaps more so in the current economic climate. The old adage ‘speculate to accumulate’ often rings true but deciding when to take the plunge and invest more money into your business can be a tricky decision. Invest too quickly and the business [&hellip

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Financing Your University Degree

Undoubtedly one of the biggest challenges facing undergraduates is managing money effectively, especially at a time of spiralling living costs and rising tuition fees. If you’re off to university and are ready to learn how to make a bowl of spaghetti bolognaise last for lunch, dinner and breakfast, then bear in mind that student finances [&hellip

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