Life with Money

Western Union Money Tip

Western Union Money Tip

My 22 year old brother is travelling around the world as we speak. Ah, to be young again! But, he didn’t know about this Western Union money tip. He’s just visited Mexico, New York and Chicago. However, like many people he’s also repaying debt from the UK. He borrowed money from a major lender to help him pay for his ticket. The reformed super scrimping character that I am says “why didn’t you save up?” However, that’s not what I want to share with you today! Did you know that transferring money via Western Union costs money? “Yes”, I hear […]

New Year, New Start

New Year, New Start

Every year on the 31st December I, like many people, make promises to myself that I’ll achieve certain goals. Usually I fall short and barely remember what they were, but this year was very different. A monumental year for many reasons. But New Year is an opportunity and as good a reason as any for a new start. It’s a time for breaking old habits and learning from mistakes in the past. Last Year’s Goals 1. Exit bankruptcy – check 2. Start Debt Advice Resource.com – check 3. Start to budget – check 4. Spend more time with my family […]