The world is rapidly changing and today when you look to the future you realise that many of us will need to work longer, there is now less job security than there once was, and you have to adapt to new ways of working and living. The freelance and gig economy is expanding, people are working more flexibly, and more people are opting for short-term freelance contracts rather than permanent jobs.
A side hustle can be an excellent idea for several reasons. It can help you to boost your income, develop your career, and it can be a good initial step before moving on to being self-employed permanently.
In any pursuit, be that your career, your relationships, your financial goals – it’s important to become and remain informed. Informed people have a tendency to outperform those who are not. It’s why many of us wish to stay up to date with our social media feeds, with the latest headlines in the news, or on topics that interest us, such as sport.
If you have the creative spark, there are many ways you can turn this into a lucrative and successful career. It doesn’t mean sitting in a studio producing work alone either. In fact, there are plenty of financially rewarding jobs for creative out there where they can help others as well. Read on to find out more.
Selling your house can be a challenge which takes a lot of effort and a lot of time. However, some of us don’t want to take months and months selling our homes and instead, we want to be able to move swiftly to start a new chapter of our lives. Today we are going to have a look at how you can sell your home a little quicker this year by making changes to your home.
Millennials have the world at their feet when it comes to career choices. You have the ability to work pretty much anywhere in the world. Not only is this potentially a good choice for your career, but good for your finances. For example, if you are from a poorer nation but you have great skills, you can get a job in a richer country by bringing your skills to that nation.
All of us, no matter who we are, need to practice financial management. The only way you will ever be free of this is to earn enough to ensure the lifelong service of a familial household accountant. It’s unlikely you have the means to do this. Don’t worry – not many do.
OK, so saving money may not be the first thing that springs to mind when you encounter a crisis in life. However, too many people panic and lose their heads in relatively low-level crisis situations, something that means they end up paying out way too much to resolve their problem. Luckily, the advice below will help you to avoid this. Keep reading to find out more.
So the new era is the millennial one, there’s no denying that. Millennials are changing the world that we live in, sometimes for the best, and sometimes for the worst. The way that we live our lives at the minute is being guided by the millennials, and everyone seems to be conforming to it. So one of the things that millennial definitely are interested in, is making a lot of money and being savvy when doing it.
For many first-time buyers, much of their financial focus is dedicated to saving for a deposit in order to secure a mortgage. This, of course, is of crucial importance – but the deposit is not the only financial outlay involved in buying your first ever home. If you’re hoping to get onto the property ladder in the near future, here are five other costs that you will need to budget for…