The US – UK Personal Finance Dictionary

Do you get confused by personal finance blogs from across the pond? Here's my personal finance dictionary - a transatlantic guide to some terms used by US and UK money bloggers.

Here’s my US – UK personal finance dictionary. If you’re a Brit, have you ever started reading personal finance blogs written by American writers, only to get a bit lost when you hear terms you don’t recognise? If you’re an American, do you get baffled by phrases used by UK money bloggers? This article is to help explain US personal […]

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Video: 3 Things To Help You Stick To Your Savings Goals

This video explains three ways you can help yourself to stick to your long-term savings goals without getting burnt out. Watch and read more at,

Here are three things that can help you to stick to your savings goals. I’ve written about my experience of feeling burnt out by a seemingly unattainable savings goal in this post – this video is a distillation of what I’ve learned from that time, and being able to reach those goals. We finally saved up for our house deposit, […]

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40 Questions To Ask When Buying A House

Click on the picture to read my list of 40 questions to ask when buying a house. These questions can help you decided whether or not to buy or walk away, or find out how much you'll have to spend on renovating and redecorating your new home.

Questions to ask when viewing a house for sale: If you’re a first-time house buyer, you might be excited about making your big purchase, but you might feel a bit overwhelmed too. When I was viewing houses to buy, I was worried about getting it wrong – not asking the right questions, or missing something important. So I wrote up […]

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10 Songs About Money

Lee's pick of 10 songs about money - some you may love or never have heard of!

My pick of 10 songs about money – There have been so many fantastic (or at least very relevant) songs about money that this list runs the riskĀ of being defined more by what’s left off than what’s picked. Still, I reckon that I’ve got a few choices that most of the lists out there won’t have thanks to a bit […]

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