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Couple taking a bluebell walk

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4 low-cost Easter activities

Are you spending time with loved ones this Easter? With unpredictable weather, it can be tough to plan ahead, but these 4 low-cost activities can be perfect in any weather - sunshine or snow!

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Couple looking over paperwork

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How will the cost of living increases impact me?

There’s so much information out there right now about increases to the cost of living, that it can be difficult to sift through everything, so here’s a summary of what’s changed, the impact this will have, and the helpful resources that are available to you.

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EPC energy performance certificate rating in a new home

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Avoid this costly mistake when searching for a new property

When it comes to shopping, it’s likely that you already know what you’re looking for before you even start searching. Searching for a dream home this is no different, but there is one important item that is left off most lists, and it can cost...

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