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My WiRE Journey – Dare to Dream

Posted: 5th November 2018

By: Chris Rushton

  My name is Chris Rushton. I wanted to share with you, my journey of being a WiRE member and the success that WiRE has given me to date. My…

Mortgages – The Urban Myths

Posted: 30th April 2018

By: Clare Elizabeth Eaton

I hear the following on a very regular basis and here I will dispel the myths and hopefully help you on your mortgage journey, either with buying a first property,…

When Life Bites You On Te Bum Again! Dealing With Change

Posted: 23rd April 2018

By: Carolyn Trafford

One of the reasons I’m self employed is because back at the start of 2012 I was made redundant.  Redundancy wasn’t a “dark cloud hanging over me” thing, at the…

Keep on track in 2018

Posted: 15th January 2018

By: Julia Butler

January, the month when resolutions bite the dust…!   Here are some ideas for keeping on track. By Julia Butler It is that time of year again when we look to…

Why are people weird about book-keeping?

Posted: 10th January 2018

By: Jenny Bracelin

Why are people weird about book-keeping? I have always thought, people avoided their book-keeping, because they didn’t want to know the answer! As a money coach, it is usually because…

I Explain Money – Spending

Posted: 18th December 2017

By: Jenny Bracelin

Spending is all about choice Buying stuff you want is fantastic. Spending money you don’t have isn’t. Every time we handover a card to pay for something, we are making…

Six reasons to shop small and local

Posted: 12th December 2017

By: Elaine Pritchard

The UK’s annual Small Business Saturday has been and gone, but that’s no reason to stop shopping locally. Small businesses and the self-employed are crucial to the local economy –…

Applying the art of Hygge to Self Employment

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

I was given a lovely book for Christmas on Hygge (pronounced Hue Guh, to rhyme with sugar) – the Danish Art of Happiness, and it got me thinking….  How can the…