Before I show you answer let me give you a bit of context. The average London wage is £35,219 per year. If you work a normal five day week that is 252 working days per year. Divide your wage by your working days = £139.757936508. Now lets breakdown that into seconds…
3600 seconds in an hour x 8 (the average working hours) = 28800 seconds. Finally divide your day rate by 28800. You've now got your per second earnings of….£0.00485.
Now look at what the top tech companies make in…Continue
Added by Julian Hearn on November 19, 2013 at 17:12 — No Comments
Congratulations to m embers Savvy Scot and Skint in the City are in Cision's list of Top UKFinance Bloggers. Cision uses measures such as the frequency of posting and social sharing to compile its rankings.
Added by Karen Bryan on August 6, 2013 at 16:00 — No Comments
Ron Rodney, co-founder of CarBidOff is offering UK based personal finance bloggers a twelve month free trial. The service helps you save money on car repairs and servicing. If you usually just accept whatever price the garage quotes, you can use CarBidOff to…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on August 2, 2013 at 16:22 — No Comments
I've tried out so many different social share plugins on my blogs. These are the buttons that you see in various locations in plugs, sometimes above or below a post or in a flating bar.
I really wanted something simple to install with a clean design, that had been updated in the last few months and received good ratings from users. I'm not a fan of floating bars so I only needed a plugin that could add buttons to the top or bottom of posts. I wanted the buttons at the bottom of the…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on July 18, 2013 at 21:30 — No Comments
I've been looking at the best social media best plugins to use on my personal finance blog, Help Me To Save. I wanted a free of charge social media widget for the sidebar which would display the blog's RSS, as well as the Facebook, Twitter, Pintrest and Google+ pages/streams. I was looking for a widget which would had clear icons which looked as good on a mobile screen as on a large laptop screen.I also wanted a social media plugin…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on July 12, 2013 at 16:07 — No Comments
I've recently redesigned my European travel blog, Europe a la Carte. Not being very technie but wanting to do the job myself, I decided to use the preinstalled, free of charge Twenty Twelve Wordpress theme. I liked the clean layout of the theme.…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on July 8, 2013 at 20:36 — No Comments
The idea of a payday loan - to ensure that a person has enough money in their bank account to cover some bills at the end of the month before they receive their salary - is a useful one.
In an era of stagnating wages and high inflation even the most careful consumer can come a cropper from time to time.
However, the way the market has been run - with unregulated approval schemes and sky-high interest…Continue
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I've gone with uri.lv. I really liked the fact that they had a Wordpress plugin, so I didn't have to do anything…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on May 1, 2013 at 1:00 — No Comments
I've come up with a proposal for a Cash ISA Pension Account which would combine the tax free benefits of a Cash ISA and a personal pension, plus avoid having to pay charges when…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on April 27, 2013 at 1:30 — No Comments
Here's a summary of the workshop on "The New SEO: 11 Tips to Get High Rankings on Google" led by Rajul Chaude of London Hotels Inisght at the Write on Finance Blog Up #2 London.
1.Know your target keywords: use…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on April 24, 2013 at 1:00 — No Comments
Adam on Money Bulldog asks if you are willing and able to negotiate. I always try to get he best possible deal; it's always worth…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on April 21, 2013 at 13:00 — No Comments
I've created a Personal Finance Bloggers Board on Pinterest.
If you'd like your photo to be added to the Personal Finance Bloggers board, please leave a comment with a link to the photo you'd like to be featured.
Read my tips on…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on April 20, 2013 at 15:30 — No Comments
Now with so many social media channels e.g. Twitter, Facebook, Google+. LimkedIn, the feedback/discussion is all over the place.
Three Write on Finance members tweeted their response to the "…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on April 17, 2013 at 1:30 — No Comments
Maria of the Money Principle looks at pros and cons of taking a lump sum versus an annuity. I've spent a lot of time recently looking at options for my…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on April 13, 2013 at 11:05 — No Comments
Adam of Money Bulldog explains home insurance. I'd always advise people homeowners to have building and contents insurance and tenants to have contents insurance.
Added by Karen Bryan on March 30, 2013 at 3:30 — No Comments
Member and blogger sponsor of the Write on Finance Blog Up #2 London, Maria Medeva of the…Continue
Added by Karen Bryan on March 29, 2013 at 13:30 — No Comments
#ukpfIt'd be great if UK personal finance bloggers could use the Twitter hashtag #ukpf when they're tweeting their own and each others content.
This'll be good for us all, so that people can easily find articles written by the UK personal finance community.
Added by Karen Bryan on March 18, 2013 at 21:30 — No Comments
Over at Happier.co.uk Julian has compiled a list of the Top 100 Frugal Blogs. Five Write on Finance members are in the Top UK Frugal Blogs:
Added by Karen Bryan on March 9, 2013 at 1:30 — No Comments
Living frugally is not easy – we’re always on the lookout for insights, tips, and strategies from savvy bloggers. From frugal fashionistas to frugal travel hackers – we scour the web daily for the best of the frugal blogosphere to share with you…
With that – we’re launching our annual Frugal 100 Awards – the frugal blogs we love, and read daily.
Here are the categories:
Added by Julian Hearn on March 6, 2013 at 11:55 — No Comments