In the UK, there are two government initiatives to help first-time buyers: to give you an overview, I shall be comparing Lifetime ISA vs. Help to Buy ISA. I hope this helps with your decision making and that you open what’s best for you! The Frugal Frenchie The following criteria are things I thought about… Read More Lifetime ISA vs. Help to Buy ISA- Mortgage help
When first thinking about getting on the property ladder, it’s easy to think you’re almost there once you’ve saved a deposit. This isn’t always the case, however. Read on for criteria to see if you’re ready to buy a house! The Frugal Frenchie Debt Unfortunately, in the UK, it is quite common for people to… Read More Am I ready to buy a house? – Mortgage help
ISAs stand for individual savings account. There are several different types and you can open them up in a variety of places. It can easily be daunting as to where to look or where to find the best deal, so here’s a quick overview of where to open ISAs. This will be the first in… Read More Where to open ISAs – Savings and Mortgage help
I had never visited a for-sale house before. Even when my parents were moving from their flat to the house we currently live in, I was too young to have any recollection of it. I was hoping that I’d feel at ease when looking around, but safe to say she was a hopeless estate agent…… Read More Diary Post: a hopeless estate agent!
With single-use plastics being a big topic at the moment, I have been receiving a lot of interest on Twitter, regarding my eco-bricks. It’s a brilliant way to make use of our single-use plastics, particularly when it seems difficult to cut down on plastic. I hope you consider ecobricking in future once you see how easy… Read More Your guide to ecobricking
It’s been so long since I last did a diary post, but I personally like reading these so here comes another! I feel like they’re a good way to get to know a little more about my life, or just have a general nosey, so here’s what happened when I got kicked out of an… Read More Diary post: kicked out of an exam!