Financial Advice If You Come Into Money

You can be daydreaming about how easy your life will become when you win the lottery, but I tell you – it may not be so easy! Managing such a large reward sum without proper and advanced financial planning will come with its own set of issues. We have compiled a series of steps and financial advice for lottery winners to help you manage your finances after winning a lottery.

To save from that oh-so-terrifying outcome of winning the lottery ticket, it is important to have a robust financial plan directed by expert financial advice.

Financial advice for lottery winners

This is the most important thing that you need when

Why a Side Hustle is Essential [Guest Post]

Why a Side Hustle is Essential

This week I’m sharing a guest post from Perry at Stupid Is The Norm. We talk a lot about side hustle ideas on this blog, but we don’t often talk about why. What difference could that extra cash make to your life?

If you haven’t got in on the side hustle act yet, this motivational post from Perry will inspire you to take the leap! Why not set aside some time this weekend to plan out how you’re going to make more money?


When I got married over 30 years ago, it was possible to pay a mortgage and raise a child on one salary. That’s because we …

Take Action Now to Beat the Gender Money Gap

Take Action Now to Beat the Gender Money Gap

Advertorial post with Aviva.

A few months ago I achieved one of my long-term dreams, and became self-employed.

Self-employment has so many benefits! I love setting my own work hours. I love being my own boss. I love how much less stressed I am without a commute or office politics.

But it also has its downsides.

It can be difficult to switch off when you work from home. I don’t get sick pay or holiday pay any more, so I have to be conscientious about putting money aside. And I no longer have a pension plan through my employer.

I especially miss the employer contributions to my pension, which was …

Debt Disasters: What Can You Do When You Fall Behind With Payments?

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Debt can happen to anyone- it doesn’t discriminate. It can affect rich and poor, any gender, race or creed, even those who take out credit with the best of intentions can end up affected. If you’ve found yourself in a sticky situation with your money, don’t bury your head in the sand. Here are some of the ways you can deal with it, depending on your situation.

Ask for a payment holiday

Life has a way of sneaking up on us when we least expect it. Things can be going well, then all of a sudden BAM, the washing machine breaks down, the car needs repairing or an