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120% rise in direct selling

Friday, 25 May 2012 | News

The amount of money made through direct selling parties has shot up by 120% in the past three years to £290 million, a rise from £177 million in 2009.

How to cash in on cashback websites

Friday, 18 May 2012 | TV /Video

Cashback websites can earn you hundreds of pounds if you know how to use them.

Five top employers of older people

Tuesday, 13 December 2011 | Article

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Five top tips to become a successful seller

Tuesday, 25 October 2011 | Article

1. Believe in what you are selling, so you can make genuine recommendations.

How to make money from direct selling

Monday, 10 December 2012 | Article

Mention home selling and images of women from the 1960s laden with bundles of make-up and brochures travelling door-to-door, or groups of ladies gathered over cups of tea and Tupperware boxes, spring to mind.

Public sector job losses far greater than predicted

Monday, 10 October 2011 | News

Jobs are being cut in the public sector at a far higher rate than official projections, according to new research, and if job losses continue at the current rate the total could be 50% higher than forecast.

Make up to £2,500 in a flash

Friday, 05 December 2014 | Article

Track down old accounts

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Banks still not lending to small businesses

Monday, 08 August 2011 | News

Small businesses are still not getting the financial support they need - even though the banks are on course to meet agreed Treasury lending targets, says the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

My obsession with group buying

Thursday, 16 June 2011 | Blog | By Rebecca Rutt

Each morning when I check my email, the first ones in there are always my daily deals from the various group-buying websites I’ve signed up to.

Can social lending make you money?

Wednesday, 01 June 2011 | Article

Q: I have some money to spare and am intrigued by the idea of social lending through sites such as Zopa. I was wondering what the risks and returns are like and if it's worth it?