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3 Home Ownership Myths That Cost People Money

Owning your own home is considered the ultimate goal for everybody and there is a perception that anybody that doesn’t buy a property is missing out somehow. But even though home ownership is a good option for many, it really depends on your personal situation and your priorities in life.    Source – Pixabay CCO License Unfortunately, there are a lot of big misconceptions about home ownership and listening to bad information could cost you money. These are some of…

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Living on Less

How To Turn A Bland Processed Meal Into A Feast!

If you are living on a pension, you have to be fairly selective about your food choices.  Of course fresh is best, but sometimes when there is a special offer on a group of processed food, from your favorite food store, it doesn’t hurt to buy, when you know you can turn them into something more healthy just by adding a few bits and bobs lurking in your fridge. Marks and Sparks usually have an offer of 3 Pasta based…

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FREE TO ENTER – WIN FABULOUS GARDEN FURNITURE

Being on a limited budget often means there are few opportunities to improve your home and garden.  During the past few weeks, you may have upcycled a few plant pots, and repainted your table and chairs. But here is a way to throw financial caution to the wind and add a free touch of glamour to your garden. This summer a group of  UK bloggers have teamed up to offer you a fantastic giveaway for this summer, organised by Emma…

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Living on Less

Secret Discounts for the Over 60’s

  So you’ve hit the big 6 0, sixty, and no doubt feeling a mixture of ‘how the heck did I get to be this old’ and ‘great, can I get any discounts for hitting this milestone age! Yes, one of the positive sides to reaching 60 is that you can benefit from discounts on lots of things, and if you were lucky enough to sneak in and claim your pension at 60, then all these little discounts can be…

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How To Use Your Love of Dogs to Start a Low Cost Business.

The start of a New Year can be just the push you need to stop procrastinating and launch a brand new, low-cost business from home, to supplement your pension. And if you can combine this, with your love of dogs, so much the better. So how about looking into starting a pet sitting service, it’s so easy and so rewarding, with no huge outlay, and a ready market, just waiting to book with you. Dog ownership has increased hugely over…

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