How I managed to save £6,000 in a year using the 50 / 30 / 20 rule

I’ve always found it difficult to save money. I go through phases where I’ll be really disciplined for a couple of months and take my own lunches to work and cut down on nights out. I’ll feel very virtuous for a while, until I get bored of eating leftovers every day. Then it will get […]

Help-to-buy ISA vs Lifetime ISA (LISA)

If you are saving to buy a home, then you should think about opening a Help-to-buy ISA or a Lifetime ISA. There are slightly different rules and eligibility criteria that apply to each, so we have summarised this in the table below, to help you choose which is best for you and you can read […]

Dear Lifetise: I can’t stand living with my boyfriend’s parents

Dear Lifetise   I’m 29 and I’ve moved in with my boyfriend at his parents’ home whilst we save for a house. I know it’s really kind of them to let us stay rent free, but I’m starting to lose my mind. It’s been 3 months and, at the beginning, it was fine. It was […]