How To Boost Your Loyalty Points

I am a huge fan of loyalty schemes. If a company has one, you can bet I’m signed up to it. They are a great way of getting a little something back for shopping you would be doing anyway.

Some schemes can take a loooooong time accrue anything worth spending, but there are ways to boost your loyalty points and make your cards work for you.

Boost your Nectar Points:

Canvass is Nectar’s survey website. You’re rewarded with Nectar points for every survey you complete, and 2 points for every one you get screened out of. Personally I haven’t earned that many points as I do tend to get screened out of quite a few, which can be frustrating, but it’s worth giving it a go. read more

How To Start Managing Money Like A Pro

So you need to take control of your finances but don’t know where to start. If you’re struggling with money it can all be a bit overwhelming. The main thing is you’ve recognised that you need to make a change.

To take control of your finances you first need to know exactly what you’ve got coming in and going out every month. Write down everything, and I mean EVERYTHING you spend money on. Include your mortgage/rent, bills, shopping, petrol, food, nights out, even the chocolate bar you bought on the way to work. read more