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Conventional vs Internet Banking – Could You Be Saving More?

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Our infographic shows the comparison between 2 conventional and 2 online only banks, and allows the user to see the kind of money they would be saving if they switched to online only. It includes monthly fees, interest rates, and extra features of each of the four bank accounts. via stocktrades.ca

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What is a Digital Wallet?

What is a Digital Wallet

A digital wallet is a convenient way to carry your debit or credit card information on your mobile device. Learn more in this blog from Community First. via communityfirstfl.org

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Candlesticks Cheat Sheet

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Candlestick charts are the number one way to present financial price data. I love them because they allow me to quickly and easily visualise the market and analyse recent price action before placing a trade. Whether it’s in a particular stock, a currency pair, or a commodity, once you know how to read candlestick charts you can very quickly gauge …

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Investments for Small Amounts of Money

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Investing with a low amount of money is harder than to invest with a bigger amount, that’s obvious. But just because it’s harder that doesn’t mean you need to give up! CC Bank has created a very good article regarding investments with a low amounts of money. Highly recommended to give it a read. via ccbank.us

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8 Ways to Help Improve Your Credit Score

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Your credit score is a number that controls many opportunities in your life. Approval of mortgages, car loans, business loans and more are all affected by your credit score. Although having a spotless credit score is what everyone wants, it’s easy to sometimes fall into bad habits that lead to a decrease in your credit score. The folks over at …

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Parents guide to teaching children about money management

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Teach your children some important life lessons including how money works, the importance of saving, how to budget and how credit works with this handy infographic guide. Lessons like these are important to learn at a young age in order for your children to avoid financial problems when they become an adult. via shepherdsfriendly.co.uk

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What Am I Worth? Understanding Your Salary

Understanding Your Salary

Check what you’re worth in regards to salary with this latest visual post from national recruiter, Pertemps. Whether you’re in the heart of the city, or out in the sticks, understanding how salary is reflected in job role, location and industry is vital for your own motivation. Use the calculator to work out your worth and understand whether your salary …

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Should You Choose Temporary or Permanent Work?

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Finding the right role is harder than most job seekers initially think when they begin their job search. Fortunately, this flowchart quiz from Pertemps can help decide what type of role is suited to a person’s lifestyle through a series of questions. Whether someone has considered temporary or permanent work before, this can help decide what is most suitable and …

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How to start trading with binary options in 2 minutes

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This guide explains what are binary options: controlled risk, simplicity and high profitability. What you need to do to? Choose an asset, click “call” or “put”, enter amount of investment, wait to see the prediction, make the profit between 65% – 90%. What is traded in the binary options market? Currencies, stock indices and commodities. How to start? Choose your …

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5 Things To Do If You Lose Your Job

5 Things To Do If You Lose Your Job

Find out how you can ease the stress of losing your job with this informative post on what to do if you find yourself needing a new job. It’s an event that can cause worry for you and the family but there are ways to ease this, from informing bill providers, to reviewing unnecessary finances, you can concentrate on your …

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Home Improvements With High Returns

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Abbey Windows has created this infographic to display information on the home improvements that deliver the highest return on investment when you come to sell your home. This infographic covers everything from the return of installing a conservatory through to repairing your roof, so you can see exactly what you’re getting for your money. You can also find out which …

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Get Certified and Get Promoted: The 25 Top Certs for Accountants

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Finding a specialty in any industry is a great way to separate yourself from the pack and improve the odds of you either landing a great job, or promoting at your current job. The accounting industry is no different in that continuing your education is a great way to increase your perceived value to other finance professionals. To help you, …

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The Big Four Accounting Firms

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Over 85% of the worlds accounting business is conducted by just four companies. These massive public accounting firms dominate an industry with thousands of competing firms. For scale, the smallest of “The Big Four” is larger than the next 15 firms on the list, combined. How did this happen? It took decades of mergers, acquisitions, and bankruptcies to distill roughly …

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KNOW YOUR MARKET – WHAT TENANTS SAY ABOUT RENTAL RISKS

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Have you ever wondered what tenants think of their landlords? Here is your opportunity to find out! CIA Insurance have conducted a survey using renters across the UK, including questions on the desired qualities in a landlord and the most important rental factors of a property. Through the results of this survey, the experts have created an infographic to highlight …

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Retirement, the Election and You

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In one of the most uncertain General Elections in decades, with the a complete change to the entire landscape of British politics and culture, many people are still undecided on who to vote for. My Retirement Options want to help you decide which political party should get your vote: based on the policies that could most impact your retirement. Whether …

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The Average Family Car

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The average family car will travel 59,814 miles; suffer 12 dents and scratches and be home to 36 family arguments, revealed in a new infographic from Car Loans 4U. The study by the car finance experts have found that for the six years the average family will use the same car, it will also be used to go on 18 …

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Alan Partridge: Retirement? You’re Having a Laugh!

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On 6 April 2015, new pension rules come into effect allowing pensioners flexible access to their private funds. Income drawdown is looking to take over annuities as the retirement income options of choice, but are pensioners aware of just how much they need to generate in retirement in order to continue the lifestyle they expect? To highlight these matters, My …

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Retirement? You’re having a laugh – The Royle Family

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In the second of a four part series, My Retirement Options continues to look at how some of the UK’s best loved sitcom stars would be coping financially in retirement. As the pension reforms approach, we head to Manchester to see how The Royle Family might be coping with their retirement income. Never ones for living a lavish lifestyle – …

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Retirement? You’re having a laugh – Del Boy Trotter

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Ever wondered how your favourite sitcom characters would be dealing with their retirement? My Retirement Options have been trying to figure out whether our beloved UK TV characters would be able to continue the lifestyles we saw on our screens into retirement. First in a series of four, we look at whether wheeling and dealing Derek ‘Del Boy’ Trotter (of …

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How Safe Is Your Area

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Do you know how safe your area is? Whether you’ve lived in your local area since childhood or you’ve recently moved there, here’s your chance to find out about the area in question. Check out this infographic created by the experts at CIA Landlords and take a look at the crime rates in your area. Find out everything from how …

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Fat Wallet becoming a Pain? Beat the Bulge, NOW!

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The only time it’s acceptable to have a wallet you can barely close is when it’s full of crisp £50 notes, chances are, it’s not – unless you’re the Monopoly man. It’s much more likely that your wallet is crammed full of redundant cards, £3.20 in coppers and a loyalty card from that bar you went to once. Guide your …

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Martyn Gerrard at 50 – 50 Facts for 50 Years

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From the price of everyday items like bread, milk and petrol through to the cost of a house and what cars were popular at the time, this infographic from London estate agents Martyn Gerrard – celebrating their 50th year – looks back at Britain in 1964 and demonstrates just how much has changed in those five decades. Click through to …

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Infographic: Top Travel Money Saving Tips and Tricks

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There’s no doubting it – travelling is amazing! It allows us to discover sites we wouldn’t normally see, experience a different culture and of course try an array of delicious foods. However, the ability to travel does not come easily. It takes a lot of saving, planning and research! That’s why Travel Money Oz has put together this helpful infographic …

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