Gift Ideas for Those Difficult to Buy For Friends – Part 1

The act of giving a perfect gift can be almost as enjoyable as receiving one for ourselves. We all have friends that are easy to buy for. (More kitten mittens for your cat-obsessed aunt? Job done!) Yet we also have friends that are frustratingly difficult to buy for, be it the friend who shuns material goods, the friend with obscure hobbies, or the friend who already seems to have everything.  The joy of putting a smile on a loved one’s face is priceless. So we have created a gift list…

Transform your Home into a Sanctuary of Sanitation with These 8 Products

Given new dangers and our increasingly locked-down lives, the importance of keeping a clean, safe, and sanitized home has never been of such importance. While classic cleaning products stay as essential as ever, changes to the way we live our lives have not only created new hygiene and sanitization risks but also new products and technologies with which to combat them. We all want to keep our families happy and healthy. As such, here is a list of some of the most ingenious and original products for ensuring your home…

Great driver? Time to ensure your insurer is rewarding your skills

The insurance industry has been notoriously slow to adapt to the modern era. Many of the same behemoths of insurance that have operated for over a century have been far too slow to adopt digital transformation. As such, new niches and opportunities have arisen for agile insurance start-ups or “insurtechs”. And customers are already reaping the benefits. A New Form of Insurance   Unbound from the bureaucracy and outdated workflows of the incumbents, these new insurance providers can not only create and offer insurance products faster, but they can provide…

Are you a Good Driver? You Can Save $900 on Car Insurance

The insurance industry has been notoriously slow to adapt to the modern era. Many of the same behemoths of insurance that have operated for over a century have been far too slow to adopt digital transformation. As such, new niches and opportunities have arisen for agile insurance start-ups or “insurtechs”. And customers are already reaping the benefits. A New Form of Insurance   Unbound from the bureaucracy and outdated workflows of the incumbents, these new insurance providers can not only create and offer insurance products faster, but they can provide…

Does Purchasing a VPN Save Money? Yes, Here’s How

VPNs have risen in popularity from relative obscurity to a must-have purchase for privacy savvy individuals and businesses. Originally used largely to conceal illicit activities and protect secretive info, the legitimate use cases of VPNs have exploded in recent years. This has led to the proliferation of premium, user-friendly software options and wallet-friendly benefits. So just what is a VPN and how can purchasing one save money?   What is a VPN? VPNs (Virtual Proxy Networks) can be downloaded as software to any internet-capable device. VPNs work with proxy servers…

4 Ways Purchasing a VPN Will Save You Money

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VPNs have risen in popularity from relative obscurity to a must-have purchase for privacy savvy individuals and businesses. Originally used largely to conceal illicit activities and protect secretive info, the legitimate use cases of VPNs have exploded in recent years. This has led to the proliferation of premium, user-friendly software options and wallet-friendly benefits. So just what is a VPN and how can purchasing one save money? What is a VPN? VPNs (Virtual Proxy Networks) can be downloaded as software to any internet-capable device. VPNs work with proxy servers and…

How To Live Green While Saving Money

There is a common misconception that living sustainably is too expensive. While it’s true that a number of green money-saving initiatives involve high upfront costs before reaping long-term rewards, there are plenty of ways to make immediate savings too. Below, a UK sustainability expert provides her top tips for cost-effective green living. Reducing Bills Want to reduce your monthly outgoings whilst doing your bit for the planet? Well luckily advances in sustainable technologies and investments into renewable energies have made it easier than ever to do just that.    …

What are Jeff Bezos’ Next Steps? The Six Most Likely Options

Following $100 billion in sales for the last three months of 2020, Jeff Bezos is unexpectedly stepping down as Chief Executive of Amazon – a company he founded from his garage in 1994 and grew to a $1.7 trillion behemoth. Bezos has made clear that “this isn’t about retiring”. In a statement to his one million employees, he said, “I intend to focus my energies and attention on new products and early initiatives … I’m super passionate about the impact I think these organisations can have.” As the second-richest man…

5 Personal Finance Apps to Help You Save in 2021

  Few people take pleasure from sitting down and tackling the tedious task of budgeting, but there’s no denying that mindful planning is integral to the protection of our financial futures. Fortunately, the emergence of budgeting apps has made the tracking of spending habits, monitoring of expenses, and management of cash flow easier than ever before.    Still, just as a uniform budget wouldn’t work for everyone, neither will a single budgeting app. Personal finances are just that, personal. With so many options available, the first (and hardest) step towards using…

The 5 Best Budgeting and Personal Finance Apps 2021

  Few people take pleasure from sitting down and tackling the tedious task of budgeting, but there’s no denying that mindful planning is integral to the protection of our financial futures. Fortunately, the emergence of budgeting apps has made the tracking of spending habits, monitoring of expenses, and management of cash flow easier than ever before.    Still, just as a uniform budget wouldn’t work for everyone, neither will a single budgeting app. Personal finances are just that, personal. With so many options available, the first (and hardest) step towards using…