How to be More Financially Resilient with a Rainy Day Emergency Fund

05 – Tips on how you can be more financially resilient

It is World Thinking Day tomorrow and this got me thinking about my past and recent experiences with money and how we can be better prepared to deal with life events that just happen unexpectedly. So what exactly is financial resilience? Financial resilience is the ability to withstand life events that impact your income. As Read more about 05 – Tips on how you can be more financially resilient[…]

financial goals

How to create financial goals you can ACTUALLY achieve

Do you wish you were able to create change to your financial situation by implementing realistic financial goals? But perhaps you struggle with where to start and make it meaningful so that you see if through. This blog will provide you with 3 tips and an exercise that you can do to create financial goals Read more about How to create financial goals you can ACTUALLY achieve[…]

Children’s Pensions - Help your children become mini millionaires

Children’s Pensions – Help your children become mini millionaires

In my Money Confidence Gap Facebook community, I had lots of interest from parents about how to save for children. So I decided to run a Facebook live, “Junior ISAs and Junior Pensions.” Children’s pensions were the biggest area of interest and many parents weren’t aware that they could even set up a children’s pension. We Read more about Children’s Pensions – Help your children become mini millionaires[…]

money saver - how to save for kids

Money Saver – How to save for kids

Life used to be so simple and you would stroll down to your local building society, open up a savings account and put aside money however you could. Now I know from being in financial services for 17 years that you stroll down the high street now, and if you are lucky enough to have Read more about Money Saver – How to save for kids[…]

The most valuable questions to ask a financial adviser

The most valuable questions you need to ask a financial adviser

What are the most valuable questions you need to ask a financial adviser? This is a question I am asked frequently by my readers. One of the ways to make sure that you choose the right adviser is to arm yourself with a set of killer questions to discuss at your initial meeting. This will Read more about The most valuable questions you need to ask a financial adviser[…]

better financial decisions

How to Make Better Financial decisions

One Question that I am asked a lot, is “How do I make better financial decisions?” Firstly, there is no quick fix! Financial decisions are complex. Often we assess the success of a financial decision years later. A staggering 80% of our decisions come from emotional and instinctive thoughts. We are good at making decisions Read more about How to Make Better Financial decisions[…]