How much should you save for your child’s future?

| Money

  Having children is expensive, from day one we are buying clothes, nappies and other essentials. Then it comes to childcare expenses, classes for them to attend, school trips, hobbies etc. I’ve been putting money away for Lucas in a savings account since he was born, some months more than others, depending on what I’ve […] Read more…


Big savings for big families

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Having a big family can be awesome. However, it can also be expensive, particularly with today’s high cost of living. Therefore, managing your finances is especially important for those bigger families as you will inevitably have more outgoings every month. The good news is there are always ways to save money, even if you have […] Read more…


5 ways to save money long term

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Long-term savings are crucial if you’re looking to be financially independent. Whether you’re looking to tighten your belt to boost the amount you’re able to save, or looking to invest your money to generate returns, there are different methods of securing your financial future. Here’s 5 top tips to help you save money long-term. 1. […] Read more…


7 ways to save money on maternity leave

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When you should be so excited for the arrival on your little one and relaxing before they come along it can be difficult when you are thinking about how you will manage money wise whilst off work. I remember thinking about how little we would have coming in from maternity pay especially as I was […] Read more…


7 ways to spend less money on your supermarket shopping

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7 Ways to spend less money on your supermarket shopping

No matter how careful you might be with your cash, you’re always going to have to spend at least some of your budget on food shopping. Unfortunately, supermarkets are well-known for the tricks and tactics they use to encourage customers to spend more than they really need to on food items and everyday essentials. The […] Read more…


How to make the most of Black Friday

| Money, Shopping

I recently wrote how to save money in the run up to Christmas and briefly touched on using the Black Friday sales.  Using a website such as MyVoucherCodes can help you get further discounts on the already reduced Black Friday prices. In the lead up to Black Friday, the MVC Savvy Squad has been dedicated […] Read more…


Earn amazon vouchers by completing surveys!

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Earn amazon vouchers

  Finding ways of earning extra money whether you are a working Mum or a stay at home Mum can really boost your income, using cashback sites for everyday purchases is and easy way to earn some extra money and another way can be completing online surveys. Hasbro are currently recruiting Mums with children 12 […] Read more…