Joy’s Power Round Up of February 2018

Welcome to the second installment of my monthly power round up. January was the longest month of the year. February flew by so quickly I felt that I wasn’t able to try enough financial products and services. That withstanding, here is a brief but useful list of what I was down for in February. TSBContinue reading “Joy’s Power Round Up of February 2018”

The Fashion Girl’s Guide to Saving Like a Pro!

Saying the words ‘saving’ and ‘spending’ in the same sentence can often feel like shouting a curse word. Does it really make sense to buy another on-trend skirt when you are saving for a deposit? Let’s not even start thinking about that Celine bag that’s been on your wish list for about 5 years! Eniola-Tamara,Continue reading “The Fashion Girl’s Guide to Saving Like a Pro!”

What To Do When You’re Late With Your Bills

While we promote better money habits at Refined Currency, we understand that everyone is human and sometimes whether or not we budget we end up coming shorter than expected. As a result of this, we aren’t always able to pay for appropriate bills and instead of ignoring the situation, there are a few ways youContinue reading “What To Do When You’re Late With Your Bills”

The Financial Adviser Making Luxury Affordable

Please, introduce yourself to our readers. I’m Urenna, I work as a financial adviser and I manage the wealth of high net worth individuals. I was contacted by the HR Manager of the company I work for via LinkedIn, came in for a couple of interviews and 2.5 years down the line I’m still here!Continue reading “The Financial Adviser Making Luxury Affordable”

Money & Mental Health

Misha M, 24-year-old Therapist, talks debt, spending habits, and why we need to start talking about money Money can cause us to have an array of emotions and it’s important to address these emotions as they arise. Bola Sol, the founder of Refined Currency, took the opportunity to ask an experienced therapist, Misha M aboutContinue reading “Money & Mental Health”

4 Ways To Make Your Money Stretch Till Payday

‘Payday’, seems to come slowly yet it can also be gone within seconds. If your outgoings are coming out  faster than your income is coming in, then it’s time to be strategic with your spending. So how do you make your pay stretch until your next payday? Assess everything you spend your money on  FromContinue reading “4 Ways To Make Your Money Stretch Till Payday”

Dealing With 5 Difficult Money Dilemmas

Every now and again a dilemma involving money arises and it can be difficult to handle. One reason could be someone you love owing you money or you only ordered a side dish and you’ve ended up paying for someone else’s main course. It’s always vital to speak up for yourself in financial situations thatContinue reading “Dealing With 5 Difficult Money Dilemmas”