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Jan 17, 2018

Watch for these charges when using debit and credit cards abroad

Debit and credit card surcharges have been banned across the EU but there are still a numb...
Dec 08, 2017

The three essentials of online Christmas shopping

With just three weekends left for Christmas shopping, many are turning online to beat the ...
Oct 30, 2017

Three alternatives to dipping into your arranged overdraft

People borrowing small amounts of money for a short period of time as part of an arranged ...
Sep 22, 2017

Why that buy-now-pay-later deal could cost more than you think

Credit options, particularly on larger purchases, can be an attractive method of payment f...

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Sep 04, 2013

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Jun 25, 2013

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May 10, 2013

BLOG: Younger generations must cut financial and emotional ties

Mar 22, 2013

BLOG: Banks vs. supermarkets – it’s game on

Feb 07, 2013

BLOG: Stop money worries taking a toll on your health

Oct 03, 2012

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Mar 21, 2018

New consumer finance rises 12% in January

New consumer finance business grew 12% in January, compared with the same month last year,...
Mar 19, 2018

Charity calls for greater protection of home loan customers

Mar 15, 2018

Careful who you sell to, lenders warned

Mar 15, 2018

Almost £1bn lost to fraud in 2017

Banks and card companies prevented £1.46bn in financial fraud attempts over 2017, equival...
Mar 14, 2018

Debt triggered by divorce and redundancy, finds charity

Mar 12, 2018

Consumer spending has weakest start to the year since 2012

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Which ISA is right for you? A round up of the six products available in 2017

From cash to innovative finance to lifetime, here's our guide to the ISA products available to savers this yea...

Guide to buy-to-let tax changes

In late 2015, former Chancellor George Osborne announced a range of  tax measures aimed at landlords, which t...

What will happen if rates change

How your finances will be impacted by a rise in interest rates.

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Five fund tips for a 0.25% interest rate environment

With interest rates stuck at a record low 0.25% and expectations rates could fall to close to zero, here are ...

Protecting family wealth: 10 tips for cutting inheritance tax

Inheritance tax - sometimes known as 'death tax' - can cause even more heartache for bereaved families. But th...

Travel insurance: Five tips to ensure a successful claim

Ahead of your summer holiday, it’s important to make sure you have the right level of travel cover or you co...

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