There’s an increasingly big and brilliant haul of stories and advice out there about the pounds in our pockets. Each week, we scour the best of the UK’s personal finance blogs and tell you what caught our eye.
The Young Money Blog
The Young Money Blog was founded by the superb Iona Bain who was consequently named Money Blogger of the Year at the Santander Media Awards. Young Money is the first and only blog absolutely dedicated to young people’s finances.
So, you want to buy a house? Sometimes, the bank of mum and dad is not a feasible option for borrowing that money. Thankfully, there are other options, too. A new industry of P2P (peer-to-peer) lenders has sprung up to offer cash-strapped millennials a more accessible way to invest in property. However, P2P is not without its hazards… Super, informative piece here from Iona at The Young Money Blog.
Barbados born Lee has a wealth of life experiences which all combine to make the wondrous blog, Homely Economics. Lee is also a deputy editor for the fabulous UK Money Bloggers site.
Hearing success stories can give you confidence to go out there and fight for your right! That’s why Lee at Homely Economics has written this fab blog post – to encourage those in similar situations to go out and fight for your deserved child maintenance!
This super smart blog is based around all things personal finance. The nameless author aims to share some of his/her knowledge gained from investing experience and some of the secrets that finance professionals don’t necessarily share! Very informative and a great read.
How much do you know about investment trusts? Not got the foggiest? Then this blog post is for you! Finance Fanatics shares all things investment trusts – from what they are to how they’ve evolved, you’ll find it here.