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How to reduce the cost of learning to drive

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According to advice from the Department for Transport, learner drivers should aim to have around 47 hours of driving lessons before taking their test, and with the average one-hour driving lesson costing between £24 – £27 learning to drive is increasingly becoming an expensive financial commitment. On top of the lessons, learners also have the…

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Most affordable UK cities for students revealed

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NatWest have updated their Student Living Index for 2018, revealing how students are spending their money and what cities offer the best when it comes to the cost of living. This is the fifth year in a row NatWest has published student cost of living data, which this year is drawn from a survey of…

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Pay as you go car finance – what you need to know

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Pay as you go car finance is a new form of car finance designed for drivers who may struggle to get a finance deal with mainstream lenders. It is based on a Hire Purchase (HP) agreement which requires an initial deposit payment and then a series of monthly repayments. Like a normal HP car leasing…

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Best online money saving and management apps and tools 2018

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If you find the process of organising your finances a bit dull or so overwhelming you don’t know where to start, then you may be interested in the growing trend for personal finance apps and online tools. One of the many benefits of smartphones is that they provide a great platform for developers to create…

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