Scrambling for finance when starting up a company is taxing. What’s even more stress-inducing is trying to figure out just how much money you’ll likely need for a smooth start. In a traditional business model, you might find it easier to find a ball-park figure because there are loads of templates for generic business plans and financial forecasting documents on Google. Any … [Read more...] about How Much Money Do You Need to Start a Remote Company?
Learning to drive is expensive business. From lessons and insurance to the upkeep of a car itself, there are lots of factors to take into account. Something this important (and potentially dangerous) should never be rushed, but there are ways to cut costs without cutting corners. Book smart Most driving schools offer decent discounts when … [Read more...] about Learning to Drive the Frugal Way
When it comes to making money to give you and your family a safety blanket in the future, investing is a great way to do it. Whether you choose to go for stocks and shares or you take the plunge and buy a house to rent out, there are lots of options. But anywhere where there is money there are also fraudsters, and you need to be on your guard to defend against possible … [Read more...] about How to avoid the most common investment traps
Being a single parent can be financially straining, especially during school holidays when you need to find activities to keep the kids entertained. Quite often you will see deals available for family tickets which offer big savings on days out, but are usually aimed at two parent families, meaning that single parent families miss out on these offers. PayPlan have recently … [Read more...] about The financial costs of being a single parent
Got a big holiday coming up? Debts to clear? Maybe you’re just looking to be a little more frugal? Whatever the reason behind the penny pinching, here are some simple ways to help you shop smart and save money. Use cash or debit cards Credit cards are ideal to fall back on in an emergency, or in the face of a temporary cash flow problem. That … [Read more...] about The Seven Best Ways to Shop Smart