Month: August 2016

How to motivate yourself to lose weight and find the motivation to get fit

August 21, 2016

Loosing weight is tough, but rewarding Getting motivated to start a diet and exercising can often be the hardest part of the diet. But fear not because help is at hand. We spoke to Anthony Healy, a personal trainer at Vivacia, about why motivation is so important for successfully loosing weight, “Weight loss is anything […]

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How to make simple and easy cookies with your kids at home from scratch

August 21, 2016

Chocolate chip cookies Everyone needs a simple and easy cookie recipe up their sleeve for when the children are off school. Whatever your favourite flavour is a basic cookie batch recipe is a must. Do you really need a how to guide to the straight-forward baked good? Probably not, but it’s great reason for us […]

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Mum reveals the amazing trick she used to shed FOUR dress sizes and more than 5 stone

August 21, 2016

Adele Johnson has shed four dress sizes with this one simple trick The children’s slide at the soft play centre was not for adults, but when Adele Johnson’s five-year-old son Pete begged her to join him on it she couldn’t say no. But as the plastic creaked beneath her 18st 3lb bulk , Adele panicked, […]

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Gran sheds HALF her body weight and has size G breast implants for glamour model body dream

August 21, 2016

Natalie King’s transformation is amazing and she now has the glamour model body she always wanted A 25-stone grandma who had six kids claims she has finally got the glamour model body she always dreamed of after losing more than HALF her bodyweight and having size G breast implants. Natalie King, 47, always dreamed of […]

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How to have a GUILT-FREE takeaway – and one that could even improve your health

August 21, 2016

You can still eat your favourite takeaway without any of the guilt Everyone has their favourite takeaway – be it pizza, Indian, Chinese or fish and chips. And these dishes all have one thing in common – they can give us that dreaded guilt when we realise we’ve consumed a truckload of artery-hardening calories. However, […]

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£40 gift card when you secure an M&S loan

August 21, 2016

If you’re in the market for a personal loan, perhaps to fund some home improvements or buy a new car, take a look at this offer from MoneySuperMarket and M&S Bank. The basics Anyone successfully applying for a personal loan with M&S Bank via MoneySuperMarket or MoneySavingExpert before December 4 will receive a £40 M&S […]

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The 5 worst ways to pay for Xmas

August 21, 2016

But when it comes to your method of payment, don’t make a rod for your own back! Here are the top five worst ways you can pay for this year’s shopping – as well as some better alternatives. 1. Payday loans Top of the blacklist when it comes to how to pay for Christmas, is […]

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Use our Smart Search tool – and find top loans and credit cards

August 21, 2016

Fierce competition among credit providers has resulted in tumbling personal loan rates and lengthier interest-free credit card offers. But there’s a catch. To be accepted for these ever-keener deals on borrowing, you’ll need an excellent credit score. If you don’t know the shape your credit score is in and your application is rejected, you can […]

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Paying off debt can make more sense than saving

August 21, 2016

Banks, building societies, the government of the day, our parents – there are lots of people telling us we should save money. So it’s perhaps no surprise that we feel bad if we don’t put money aside for the future. But does it make economic sense? Many of us would in fact be better off […]

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How to check your credit score

August 21, 2016

When you apply for any form of credit, such as a credit card, personal loan or mortgage, one of the first things a lender will do is check that your credit score is up to scratch. Your credit score effectively shows how well you’ve managed credit in the past. The higher your score, the more […]

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