Thinking of taking in a Lodger?

Thinking of taking in a Lodger?

Are you thinking of taking in a lodger? As you get older you may be thinking of how I can supplement my earnings/plan for retirement. One way is  by taking in a lodger.  This is currently very popular especially with the cost of living, higher bills etc. By renting out your spare room it is a good way of making extra income in effect for very little work.

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Gone Phishing – How to spot an email scam

There are numerous phishing scams that are currently doing the rounds, which you may have seen or read about.

What is Phishing?

Phishing is an email that is trying to obtain secure and sensitive information which includes passwords, usernames and credit card details.

One of the main ones is the CEO Fraud scam email which is one most employees should be aware of.

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The M Word….Menopause

 

 

 

 

Menopause in the Workplace

We need to talk about the M word…..

Menopause is the time in most women’s lives when menstrual periods stop permanently and they are no longer able to bear children. Menopause is usually a natural change. Generally it occurs between 49 and 52 years of age. Many women of this age are active in the workforce and the symptoms of menopause can interfere with a woman’s ability to work.

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Divorce after 50

 

Divorce at any age can feel daunting and scary. For those of us at a more mature age it can be more so. We may have given a good many years looking and caring for the one we are no longer with not to mention any children who have since flown the nest. We may experience a touch of empty nest syndrome or feel we are too old to start again.

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