It’s the time of year when retailers pull out all the stops to encourage us to shop. There are offers with imminent deadlines, tempting window displays and essentially the whole armoury of tricks on display to get shoppers to spend as much as possible in the coming weeks. If you are one of the … Continued
Can money make us happier? Studies reveal that happiness may not depend simply on how much wealth you have, but on how you spend it… Throughout our lives it is ingrained into our mentality that if we wish to be happy, we need more money. How many times have we wished we might win the lottery and … Continued
A key part of our work at Serenity Financial Planning is helping our clients to live a rich and meaningful life. With just a little thought, you can help people you care about to do the same with carefully chosen gift… A new skill Does the person you’re choosing your gift for have a passion … Continued
Every year it seems that retailers bring out the Christmas decorations and music that little bit earlier, often to a chorus of complaints. After all, even if you love the festive season, it can feel a little diluted if it lasts for three months and who isn’t more than a little bit jaded by Slade’s … Continued
It’s been easy to look at the news headlines over the past two or three years and assume that the economy has been a universal picture of doom and gloom. However, that’s not necessarily the case – many businesses have continued to do well and many people have prospered.