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How to manage male pattern baldness on a budget

Receding hair is something that affects over half of men worldwide, but this doesn’t stop guys from worrying about it. Male pattern baldness is responsible for a huge 95% of hair loss in men and affects over half of the male population worldwide by the time they hit 50, with 40% of men experiencing some hair loss by the age of 35. Where and at what age you begin to lose your hair is down to the genes inherited...

Health & Safety Working From Home

Many businesses are downsizing their offices and setting employees up at home with a desk, chair and computer, but this doesn’t exclude them from the responsibilities of Health and Safety issues. Your employer still have a legal obligation to take care of you! The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 (HSWA) places duties on employers, self-employed people and employees to protect the health, safety and welfare...

Obesity, that’s going straight in my basket

Obesity was once a term reserved almost exclusively for over indulgent adults. However, over the past 20 years, the number of children being given this label has increased significantly. In the UK alone, it is believed that as many as 27% of children can now be classed as obese – a worrying statistic. The knock on effect of childhood obesity is also a cause for concern, since the condition can lead to additional...

Joint Life Cover Overview

If you have a partner, you will understandably want to share your life cover with them just as you share your everyday life. Your partner will probably be the first person who will need financial support in the event of your illness or death, which is why joint life insurance cover can be a suitable investment for couples. If you set up joint life cover insurance, you will pay one premium to financially protect...

Keeping Dentally Fit – Do you buy dental insurance?

Kids may welcome a visit from the tooth fairy after they place their first “baby teeth” under the pillow, but most adults hope to hang on to their molars well into old age! Finding the right dental insurance can be an affordable way to make that possible. Dental insurance offers cover for both routine and unplanned dental treatment, helping you to control unforeseen dental costs through the year. The cost...

Is Life Insurance Dead? (excuse the pun)

Life insurance is just such a sensitive subject to think about so some people do nothing about it altogether. It certainly isn’t dead! Just because the topic is very sensitive doesn’t mean you should avoid it altogether! People buy life insurance to give their loved ones financial protection in terms of paying mortgages and domestic bills, particularly in the absence of any income. Policies usually...