Budget 2008: Are You Any Better Off?

This year’s budget wasn’t the most exciting, but in the current financial climate, you could hardly expect it to be. With businesses and consumers finding borrowing more and more difficult, as banks reduce their lending following the credit crunch, and as the cost of electricity, gas, petrol and food continue to rise, we’re all finding […]

Stop Smoking, Save A Packet

Being a non-smoker, it had almost passed me by that today (12th March) is National No-Smoking Day. As everyone probably already knows, smoking is an expensive habit, and after today’s budget, it is going to get even more expensive. There are some scary stats on just how much smoking costs – a recent report suggests […]