Paul Prowse

Paul Prowse

Writer for MyFamilyClub

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How to stop your savings from losing value

It’s a miserable time for savers. If you’re a basic-rate taxpayer, you need to find a savings account paying 3.37% or more if you...
woman stressed at work

Child benefit cuts + soaring childcare costs = stressed parent. Here’s how to cope!

A nasty surprise will come through the letterbox of over one million households this week, as letters from HMRC land on doormats across the...
childcare changes

How many kids can a childminder cope with?

Childminders and nurseries are to be allowed to look after more children. Will it cut childcare costs, or just lower standards? British families spend an...
car insurance shop around

Female? Under 40? Sort your car insurance before 21 December!

Female drivers need to put their foot down and act fast if they want to avoid getting hit by an insurance price hike. From...
Christmas online shopping

Merry Click-mas! 1.7m Brits plan to do ALL their Christmas shopping online

Doing your Christmas shopping online has become more popular with each passing year.  Will you be one of the 1.7m people who plan to...
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Tax relief for childcare costs planned

The government are looking to implement plans that would allow parents to write off up to a third of their childcare costs against tax...
womens pay gap

Women earn 14.9% less than men… for doing the same job!

We all know that a pay gap has long existed between men and women – but for the first time on record, the pay...
pension changes

Pension boost for stay-at-home mums

The government has announced a big shake-up to pensions, with a new ‘flat-rate’ state pension expected to start in 2017. Will it mean more...
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Cameron’s energy plan – will families really save £300 a year?

The government is planning to make energy companies automatically put customers on the cheapest deal - while cutting the number of confusing tariffs on...
Energy firms - mistrust

Energy suppliers forced to tell customers which is the ‘cheapest’ tariff

Energy regulator Ofgem will force suppliers to offer the cheapest tariff to customers, it has been announced today. Does this mean your fuel bills...
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Screaming Baby

Britons Would Rather Share a Flight With Rowdy Hen/Stag Parties & Crying Babies Than...

New research by an online flight comparison company has revealed that one in four Britons have experienced a flight where someone has made fellow...

Son Frozen in Fear as Dad Plays Evil Prank with Tarantula

Poor Brooklyn. Gaffer taped and laying down on the floor, dad plays 'guessing game'' with him to win money. He manages to guess the first toy...

Cute Baby Girl Imitates Baby Goat to the Amusement of Mother and Goat Handler

This cute little girl seems to have master the art of 'Goat' and bleats back at the baby goat much to the amusements of...

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National Unplugging Day 2017

Win a Children’s 26” Performance Bike by Raleigh Worth £340.00

In support of National Unplugging Day on June 25th 2017 we have teamed up with bike specialist, Raleigh to give one lucky winner a...

Win a Week-Long Getaway and Unplug Yourself This Summer

** THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED ** In support of National Unplugging Day on June 25th 2017 we have teamed up with Camping in the Forest...

Win a Fabulous Table-Top Games Bundle From Drumond Park Worth £88

In support of National Unplugging Day on June 25th 2017 we have teamed up with Drumond Park for your chance to win a games...

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Forest Holidays

Save a Massive 15% on a Forest Holidays Family Escape

The Freedom of the Forest with Your Family A Forest Holiday is whatever you want it to be. Escape to one of nine idyllic locations,...
Holiday Tips for Parents

Keep Stress Levels to a Minimum When Travelling with Children

Now we are hitting the run up to summer, it’s time to start thinking about our summer holidays. Whether you had yours booked since...
Al Fresco How to Camp in Style

How to Camp in Style with Al Fresco – Save Up To 50% on...

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Birthday party save money budget

The Fool Proof Guide to Throwing a DIY Kids’ Party

When your child’s birthday rolls around, the expenses can quickly add up. However, you don’t need to break the bank to throw them a...
Shepherds Friendly Junior ISA

Reasons Why You Should Make the Most of Your Child’s New Junior ISA Allowance...

On first look you may think there isn’t a huge amount of difference between a child’s savings account and a Junior ISA (JISA). In fact, you...
Martin Lewis Childcare Costs

Martin Lewis Explains How to Claim up to £2000 Towards Childcare Costs in New...

Parents take note! There’s a new kid on the block that could mean up to £2,000 to help towards childcare costs. The Tax Free...