UK Finance And Investment Related Topics

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MRS MummyPenny Finance Blog

  • Monday Money #169 Spending Diary – A girlie weekend in Exeter
    Ooooohhh I’ve just had the loveliest weekend away. I have to admit divorce with a 50/50 childcare arrangement is rather lovely. I get a five day break to myself every two weeks and I make the most of it. I drove to Taunton on Friday to see my step-…
    - 5 days ago 18 Oct 21, 6:58pm -
  • I was SO CLOSE to being Scammed by a FAKE Investing Instagram account
    I get up at 5/5:30 am most days and yep the first thing I do is check my mobile phone messages. Don’t judge me. I noticed that a BIG Podcaster/Instagram account had followed me overnight. A man, Peter McCormack @whatbitcoindid whom I had listened t…
    - 10 days ago 14 Oct 21, 12:59pm -
  • The State Pension Challenge – The Results – The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
    From 27th September to 3rd October 2021, I took part in a State Pension Challenge. I lived off £179.60 for 7 days alongside Faith Archer from Much More With Less in collaboration with PensionBee. The £179.60 was to include bills for the week and al…
    - 12 days ago 12 Oct 21, 3:53pm -
  • Monday Money #168 Spending Diary – Low Spending Week recovery
    Another week and the energy crisis rumbles on. I have just been on BBC Radio London to talk to Eddie Nestor about the crisis, what can people do to avoid paying more. It’s a difficult subject because the reality is that gas is a limited resource, s…
    - 13 days ago 11 Oct 21, 1:06pm -
  • The Benefits of a 28-day alcohol free challenge
    I have written previously about my evolution into healthy living during 2021. Read the full story here, in summary everything shifted in July at a festival of all places. That was the time I decided life had to change. I had to get fit and healthy ag…
    - 15 days ago 9 Oct 21, 9:05am -

Pennies For The Piggy Bank

  • Asda vs Tesco: Which Supermarket is Cheapest? (and Which is the Best?)
    I’m a big fan of saving money at the supermarket. This mean’s I’m always eager to know which supermarket is the cheapest and offers the best value for money. After a recent shop at Tesco, I’ve decided to compare two of the UK’s biggest supe…
    - 19 Feb 20, 12:25pm -
  • KFC Deals & Offers: 15% Off and Free Wings with Colonel’s Club App
    KFC seems to be my fast food outlet of choice recently. My eldest son has developed a slight KFC obsession, so we usually end up going once a week (as a treat after swimming lessons). So obviously this got me wondering. How do you get a discount at K…
    - 12 Feb 20, 11:43am -
  • How Much are Superdrug Points Worth? (And is the Health & Beautycard Any Good?)
    I’m a big fan of loyalty cards as you basically get something for nothing. So, in today’s post I’m going to be taking a look at Superdrug’s offering – the Health and Beautycard. I’ll run through, how it works, how much Superdrug points ar…
    - 10 Feb 20, 2:40pm -
  • How to Get Cheap Vue Cinema Tickets
    I don’t know about you, but I’m a huge film fan. But, seeing the latest blockbuster can get expensive. So, in today’s post, I’m going to run through multiple ways you can get cheap cinema tickets at Vue Cinemas. Tickets can cost up to around…
    - 7 Feb 20, 1:32pm -
  • Where to Collect Nectar Points: There are 380+ Places – But are They all Good Deals?
    If you’ve read my blog before you’ll know I’m a big fan of using loyalty schemes to save a bit of extra cash. Now if you shop at Sainsbury’s (even just occasionally), you’ve probably got a Nectar Card. I recently wrote about the best ways t…
    - 24 Jan 20, 2:27pm -

Savvy Woman

  • How do I pay off my interest-only mortgage?
    Taking out an interest-only mortgage is one way to keep monthly repayments down, but you will need to repay the original amount you borrowed at the end of the term. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) asked mortgage lenders to give borrowers reachi…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 2:00pm -
  • 9 tips for gorgeous grey hair
    Going grey is a natural and normal part of the ageing process. It affects 74% of people between the ages of 45 and 65 years old – though some people will go grey much earlier. Over the years, hair dye has become a popular option for covering up gre…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 7:24am -
  • Budgeting if your income has reduced
    Coronavirus has brought a lot of uncertainty to our lives, and many people are having to adjust to a fall in income, either because their work has reduced, or they have been made redundant. Our analysis of government data shows that 516,237 over 50s…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 7:00am -
  • 12 of the best baking recipes
    With shows like the Great British Bake-Off at the heart of British culture, it’s unsurprising that many of us enjoy getting creative in the kitchen. Not only is baking a form of creative expression that provides a tasty treat at the end – it can…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 3:47am -
  • Common age-related sleep conditions you should know about
    It’s normal for sleeping patterns to change as we age. Various lifestyle changes that come with age – for example getting insufficient daylight exposure – can alter the production of hormones like melatonin, which are essential for sleep. As a…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 2:23am -