FINANCES

Meet our writer Aaron Crotty

Even though crunching the numbers is of utmost importance, when it comes to balancing the books, many of us would prefer to do anything else...

19 Ways to save money in the UAE

Saving for the future is as important as eating and taking care of your personal health. No one has seen tomorrow but we need to...

Planning for your children’s education

The most important thing as a parent is our children right? We will do almost anything for our children’s well-being, no matter what the...

Ten steps to organising your finances now!

Getting your finances in order is always a good thing. However, most of us don’t do it until we’re motivated by a life event like...

Alternative methods of saving

In recent articles, focus was given to the importance of preparing for retirement and securing the right pension plan. The points given in those articles...

UK Pension Regulation Changes

From April 2015, no matter how much you decide to take out from a defined contribution pension after retirement, withdrawals from your pension will be...

UK pension transfers

  From April 2015 a ban will be introduced on the transfer of most public sector pensions. If you hold a pension such as a...

Credit Cards: Friend or foe?

When it comes to credit card usage, people can often misconstrue this as a negative thing. A lot of people use a credit card as...

Money Management Tips & Strategies

This month’s article is aimed more towards new expatriates based in the UAE, although I am sure others will be able to relate or benefit.Like most...

Multi-Currency International Savings Plans (Pt. 2)

In last month’s article, I focused on the need for individuals to save regularly in order to achieve their personal goals. If you...