Jump Start January Debt Week Day 2 paperwork and record keeping

Jump Start Jan 2016: Debt Week Day 2

Welcome back to Day 2 of Debt Week. Are you looking to tackle your debts*, but you don’t know quite where to start? Or maybe you’re scared to get started because that would mean that you really did have a problem? Either way, there is a simple, methodical way to begin to get to grips […]

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Debt week day 1

Jump Start Jan: Debt Week

Are you worried about debt? Don’t keep it to yourself, it’s better to get some support. This week we’ll be taking a broad look at debt, including the danger signs, ways to escape, and places to get safe help. Here’s a quick rundown of the days: Day 1: Debt danger signs (today, see below) Day […]

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Tenner Week Penny Golightly Jan 2016 Day 7

Jump Start Jan 2016: Tenner Week Day 7

It’s the last day of this Tenner Week challenge – are you managing to get by on a budget of £10? Today’s activity is to commit a random act of kindness. You don’t need to make any grand gestures today. Unless, of course. you’re a grand gestures kind of person, in which case go right […]

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Tenner Week Penny Golightly Jan 2016 Day 5

Jump Start Jan 2016: Tenner Week Day 5

It’s Day 5 now of this Tenner Week challenge, and today we’re going to lighten up and be a bit silly, or giddy, or arty. It’s time for a play day. Don’t tell me you’re too grown up and serious, it’s good for you. Being playful is something that can become drummed out of us, […]

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debtday StepChange debt charity awareness 18 January 2016

It’s Debt Day – Debt awareness from StepChange charity

It’s Debt Day today – the day that debt charities such as StepChange expect to be inundated with new requests for help and information. Many of us are struggling financially, and it’s often during the weeks after Christmas and New Year that people realise that their money problems are serious. Today, StepChange debt charity estimate […]

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