Should You Lend Money to a Friend?

If a friend or family member asks you for help, your instinct will be to help, which is good. Human beings should help each other. But dealing with personal finance issues requires logical decisions, based on you and your friend’s monetary situation. It might be that by temporarily postponing reaching …

I’ve graduated! Now what?

Completing a degree is a fantastic feeling, however it can be as mentally draining as when you first started out. Once I had finished my last ever university exam earlier this month I could not express how relieved and proud I was. I felt amazing at the thought of beginning …

Debt can sometimes feel like an overwhelming problem, spilling out of your bank account and affecting other parts of your life. But that doesn’t mean it can’t be solved. If you’re struggling with debt or know someone who is, here are some simple, manageable tips to help you tackle the …

While you’ll likely be using your debit card for everyday purchases, it can be comforting to have a credit card on hand for emergencies and larger payments. The prospect of debt is a serious concern, but with some clever planning you can reap the benefits without the drawbacks. At Money …

How to Fund a Postgraduate Degree

A third of students believe that a postgraduate degree might work out more expensive than it’s worth. A recent survey carried out by Graduates.co.uk shows that only 43% of students believe a postgraduate degree is worth the cost. While 65% believe that a postgraduate degree could improve their job prospects, …