What to do on a very wet weekend in Edinburgh – for free? Continue reading “Family weekend: Fringe, Rain & Museums”
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of years you’ll be well aware of the opportunity to claim back your PPI – you could be owed thousands! Continue reading “PPI check – the price of prudence”
FIRE is all about keeping it simple, saving money, life simpler lives. So, why on earth did this Gentleman’s Family go about and spend over £2000 on a brand-new firebox / wood burning stove and its installation? Continue reading “FIRE vs Fire”
How much would you pay for unlimited brunch? Well, the answer is £40 in London and I still can’t believe my eyes. Continue reading “The 40 quid brunch!”
What the hell is that draining my bank balance by £150 a year? Continue reading “Ditch your TV and save at least £150 a year!”
One of the joys of modern life is the Commute. Sitting in a metal box, wasting time and money getting to the job that’s you hate. What’s not to like? Continue reading “Family Finances: Commuting Economics”
What a fun weekend for the Family.
I think that part of working hard during the week is to make sure that the weekend is free to unwind, relax and spend time together as a family. Sure, work thoughts do creep into my head (but I wish they wouldn’t) but it’s very important to me that I leave work at work as much as possible.
July was an expensive month for the Gentleman’s Family Finances. A large credit card bill, an expensive wood burning stove bought and installed (costing over £2000 in total) and the usual high costs for childcare. Continue reading “Month End Accounts: Spending July 2018”