Category Archives: Personal Finance

Black car headlight in good condition

How to make sure your car is safe for a long journey

When you’re planning a long journey, the chances are that you’ll want to give your car the once over. Of course, driving your car around town every day, you’ll already know how well your vehicle is performing – and you’ll probably know whether or not it is in full working order.

However, there are some simple tests and tweaks that you can carry out to ensure your road safety – we’ve rounded up seven of the most important for you to try out below.

Car MOT

10 of the most common reasons your MOT will fail

To avoid a hefty repair bill, inspect these key areas of your car before you send it off for a MOT test.

Finacing a car

Potential Pros of Financing a Vehicle

While we would all like to be able to pay for our next vehicle using cash that we’ve saved up over a number of years, sometimes life just seems to have other plans. For this reason, most people end up financing a vehicle. But are there some potential pros to financing a vehicle purchase? Let’s consider a few.

Self Build Insurance

What Insurance Do You Need for a Self-build?

Building your own home is a lifelong dream for many people. If you are seriously considering self-building your own home, then it can be helpful to consider the various types of insurance you may need to put in place to complete the process before you begin your journey. In this post, we’ll consider 3 important areas of insurance you’ll need to consider when building your own home.

PPI deadline

When is the Deadline Date for PPI Claims?

People have been reclaiming PPI for several years now and in August of last year it was estimated that banks had paid out a whopping £24 billion in compensation, with further billions also being set aside for future claims that might be made.