The Pain of Receiving the Wrong Wages

I want to share with you an F.T.E. (F**k This Event) that really frustrated me! Whilst working for the police service I did a lot of things to support them, for example when they were short on staff, I changed shifts to accommodate them, I worked every Christmas and

Treating Yourself With Your Income

We all love treating ourselves. But when was the last time you actually did treat yourself? When was the last time you bought yourself a trip away, a new laptop, golf clubs or a spa day for example? I don’t know what you are in to, maybe it is

Pensions – How To Gain Income Sooner

When I started working for the police service I didn’t trust that the government wouldn’t change things in the future in relation to the pension and because of this, I decided to stop paying into it. Instead, I used that money to build up my savings which went into

The Pain of Booking Annual Leave

We all have personal lives, but sometimes the job can forget you actually do especially when you want annual leave. There have been many instances where I would want to book annual leave so that I could go out with friends, go on a trip with my girlfriend or

Family Anniversaries

For those of you who are in a relationship and work within the police service, do you get to spend every anniversary with your partner? Nope, I didn’t either. Myself and my girlfriend Claire, have been together 7 years and it is quite strange to write this now, but