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Christmas

  • Emergency Food over Christmas

    Emergency Food over Christmas

    Do you need a Foodbank? If you struggle to afford to feed your family over the Christmas period, you are not alone, unfortunately benefit cuts have hit us single parents the hardest & left… Read more

  • Avoiding Stress at Christmas

    Avoiding Stress at Christmas

    Whether it’s money worries, problems with your ex-partner or your own emotional rollercoaster, Christmas can be a stressful time when you are parenting on your own. Here are some stress-busting tips that we have… Read more

  • Single Parent Guide to Christmas on a Budget

    Single Parent Guide to Christmas on a Budget

    It’s that time of year when we start to worry about money, start calculating the cost of Christmas, panicking about presents and perhaps spending more than we have. Red letters aren’t a brilliant start… Read more

  • Creative Christmas on a budget!

    Creative Christmas on a budget!

    Christmas can feel like a time when money is constantly leaving your pocket; there are bills to pay, presents to buy but there is no extra money coming in. For single parents there is… Read more

  • Top Tips for a Perfect Single Parent Christmas Day!

    Top Tips for a Perfect Single Parent Christmas Day!

    Whether it is the first Christmas that you are going it alone, or whether it is your tenth, here are some top tips for making it the best Christmas ever! First and foremost, DO… Read more

  • Christmas Emergency Services & Numbers

    Christmas Emergency Services & Numbers

    MONEY PROBLEMS Money Advice Service 0300 500 5000Mon – Fri 8am – 8pm Sat 9am – 1pm(not Sundays or Bank Holidays)National Debtline0808 808 4000 Mon – Fri 9am – 9pmSat 9.30am – 1pm(not Sundays… Read more

  • Top Tips to Avoid Christmas Debt Hangover

    Top Tips to Avoid Christmas Debt Hangover

    Don’t let the Christmas spirit give you a headache in the New Year. Every year in January, second hand shops and websites like eBay and Gumtree are full of unwanted, often expensive, presents for… Read more

  • Merry Christmas from Single Dad

    Merry Christmas from Single Dad

    You may have done the whole Christmas thing before… being a dab hand at decorating the house, cooking the turkey, wrapping the presents, stuffing the stockings, putting out Rudolph’s carrot and buying presents that… Read more

  • Reduce the Chance of Christmas Crime

    Reduce the Chance of Christmas Crime

    Don't let your carefully chosen Christmas presents be an easy target for thieves! And use your usual caution when requests for charity are made. Christmas is a time when the unscrupulous take advantage of… Read more