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Learn how to make your money go further with our 'How To' section. From picking a current account to saving on childcare, this section has basic money-saving tips you need in your day-to-day life.

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Oct 12, 2017

Redundancy from an investment perspective

Employment levels are hitting new highs, but an average of 110,000 people are still made r...
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Sep 04, 2017

How to pay for private school fees

News that private school fees have risen by more than a fifth in five years while wages ha...
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Aug 31, 2017

How parents can help towards their child’s higher education costs

From school fees to university costs, how can parents help contribute to the cost of their...
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Jul 24, 2017

10 of the best ways to make and save money on everyday tasks

Whether you’re saving for a holiday, or simply looking to put enough aside for a rainy d...

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May 22, 2017

How to have the ‘savings talk’ with your children

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Feb 21, 2017

The ‘lazy’ ways to make and save money

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Jan 19, 2017

Embarrassed by the thought of haggling? Top tips to bag a bargain

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Jan 10, 2017

Peer-to-peer lending could net you 7%: five tips to get started

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Jan 06, 2017

Married? HMRC wants to give you a £400 tax break

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Dec 21, 2016

Six quick and safe alternatives to sending Christmas cash in the post

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Nov 01, 2016

Junior ISAs turn five: how to make the most money for your kids

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Sep 19, 2016

TV psychologist reveals how to educate your children about money

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Aug 24, 2016

Top free money saving apps for students

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Jun 28, 2016

Kids taking a gap year? Top money tips to help them on their way

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Jun 02, 2016

The seven ‘trigger’ points in life which mean you should review your will

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May 23, 2016

YourMoney.com Mailbag: What should I do with my financial windfall?

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May 10, 2016

A guide to choosing a children’s savings account

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Apr 21, 2016

Millions left unclaimed in dormant accounts: how to trace your money

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Apr 02, 2016

How to save money when using your mobile abroad

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Mar 30, 2016

Three reasons to set up a pension for your child

News

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Nov 23, 2017

Married couples set to claim £900 tax break

Eligible married couples will be able to claim a tax break totalling £900 via the Marriag...
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Nov 23, 2017

Surviving spouse can claim £600 married couples tax break

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Nov 21, 2017

Current account and credit card cashback less rewarding

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Nov 21, 2017

Santander launches premium current accounts with added perks

Santander has launched current accounts for ‘select’ and ‘private’ customers, offe...
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Nov 20, 2017

Variable savings rates fell ahead of interest rate rise

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Nov 17, 2017

Equifax was unable to cope with 2,000 calls a day

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