Monthly Archives: December 2014

Offset Mortgages

Buying a home is generally one of life’s most significant events, even for those who have been through the process before. This being so, getting the right mortgage can have a major impact on the family finance. What Kinds of Mortgage Are Available? With a repayment mortgage, the monthly payment covers both the capital sum borrowed and the interest …

Life Insurance

When thinking of the family finances and your personal wealth, savings and investing may be at the top of your agenda. For some people however, life insurance can be a crucial part of taking care of dependents and loved ones in the event of their (untimely) death. With this in mind, it can be helpful to understand what options are available and how …

The Best Christmas Present for Your Children

Type “unwanted gift” into eBay and see how many results you get. In theory it may be the thought that counts, in practice these days it’s far from unusual for recipients to turn gifts they would prefer to forget into cash via sites like eBay. Some people might find themselves the unwitting donors of such items due to reluctance to give cash as …