Daily Archives: November 5, 2015


Invisible Spending is Keeping you Poor! 1

A recent article by Aviva states that the typical UK adults spends an average of £18.23 a week on invisible items. The terms invisible spending refers to  the small and ‘almost invisible’ amounts people spend on a regular basis without paying too much attention. This includes items such as coffees, shop-bought lunches, impulse treats like sweets and chocolates and  post-work drinks. Whilst £18.23 a week may not sound like a lot, it sure does add up. Over a year, the total invisible spend is £947.96 and over a working lifetime – between ages 18 and 68 – this could stack up to a staggering total of £47,398 per person, before […]