What Is A Pyramid Scheme?

A pyramid scheme is a ‘business model’ that allows senior members to recruit new members. New members often pay upfront fees to the senior members who enrolled them. As new members begin to enrol other members, a portion of the fees they are paid are sent up the business chain. These schemes can often be …

15 Best Life Insurance Companies Of 2021

Feature for Money.com Our friends at money.com have researched the best 15 life insurance companies of 2021 that will help you get the most out of your hard earned money, and now we’re sharing them with you too. What is life insurance? Life insurance, which is also referred to as life cover, is a financial …

What Is The Process Of Probate?

When someone has died, there are certain processes that need to be completed before the estate can be distributed to beneficiaries. Probate is the legal process of managing the estate (property, money and possessions) of an individual that has passed away. What does probate involve? Before the assets of the deceased can be shared among …

Five Ways To Balance Working From Home

As we push through our third lockdown (or fourth, who knows?) here in the UK, we have been forced to adapt our routines to fit around working from home on a long-term basis. It has been far from easy, but these five tips have allowed many people to find some form of balance. 1. Prioritise …

Why Over 18’s Should Consider Making A Will

Whether you’re in your early 20’s or in your late 50’s, making a will is necessary if you would like a say in how your assets are shared after you have passed away. If 2020 has shown us anything, it’s that anything can happen at anytime, and it doesn’t hurt to be prepared for the …

Six Simple Budgeting Tips For Couples

Budgeting on your own can be difficult, however in a partnership, managing finances comes with a new set of challenges. Here are six budgeting tips for couples that can ease financial pressure, and make more time for the things that matter most. 1. Communicate with your partner about finances openly When in a relationship, your …

How To Protect Your Intellectual Property

It’s one thing to know what intellectual property is and another thing to decide what protection is right for you and your work. As discussed in our previous post, there are different ways to protect different types of work. Creators get some rights automatically and other protections require you to apply. In the event that …

What Is Intellectual Property?

We’re back with our first post of 2021 and we’re getting straight into discussing the topic of intellectual property. With an unpredictable year ahead of us it’s important to ensure our work is protected in the ways that it needs to be. From musicians to photographers, your work is your creation, and this article tells …

Five Ways To Save Money As A Small Business

2020 has been a great year for some businesses and a crushing year for others. Many companies have had to close down or re-adjust their practices to continue trading. According to research, approximately one quarter of all businesses have temporarily closed or paused trading due to the pandemic in the UK since April 2020. Over …

Six Ways To Save Money As A Student

Being a student is hard enough as it is without having to worry about finances. From studying to balancing a social life, money management is often one of the last things students think about. It isn’t hard to still enjoy student life and save money while doing it. Here are six simple ways to save …