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Mar 07, 2018

Had a windfall? How to keep it safe…and earn the best returns

It’s a nice problem to have, but where should savers with large pots of cash put their m...
Mar 01, 2018

You can earn more than you think and be eligible for the Marriage Allowance

The Marriage Allowance enables eligible couples to receive a government tax break worth mo...
Jan 15, 2018

New to self-assessment? Why you should start your tax return this week

There are less than three weeks to submit your tax return but if you’re new to self-asse...
Jan 10, 2018

Your ISA mix: how many can you open and hold?

You may be familiar with the £20,000 annual ISA allowance, but there are now a range of I...

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Sep 15, 2017

VIDEO: 10 years on from the financial crisis – what have we learned?

Sep 12, 2017

The savings accounts that can beat 2.9% inflation

Aug 31, 2017

How to get the best return on your unused holiday money

Aug 25, 2017

Is it time to consider offshore savings?

Aug 25, 2017

Why new ‘ring-fencing’ rules mean you may get a new bank account number

Aug 17, 2017

Top tips and destinations for your teen’s gap year

Aug 14, 2017

Student bank accounts: how to find the best deal

Aug 07, 2017

Tandem buys Harrods Bank: what this means for customers

Aug 04, 2017

Got a prepaid currency card for your holiday? Watch out for this fee

Jul 25, 2017

Inheriting ISAs: why it matters which provider you pick

Jul 24, 2017

Could your 50p coin be worth £50+?

Jul 24, 2017

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

Jul 11, 2017

Five reasons why cash ISAs are still relevant for savers

Jul 07, 2017

Could you maximise returns by opening multiple current accounts?

Jul 07, 2017

Where is a ‘safe’ place for your money?

Jul 05, 2017

Market-leading Sharia savings accounts: should you consider them?


Mar 22, 2018

Bank of England holds base rate but two members vote for rise

The Bank of England held the base rate at 0.5% in March, but two of the nine Monetary Poli...
Mar 21, 2018

Wages still not keeping pace with inflation but employment at record high

Mar 20, 2018

Cash ISA providers hike rates ahead of tax year end

Mar 20, 2018

Welcome drop in inflation as Brexit impact fades

Inflation dropped by more than expected in February as the fall in sterling in the wake of...
Mar 15, 2018

Brits struggle with financial literacy

Mar 14, 2018

MP seeks answers from Financial Ombudsman following damning claims

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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...

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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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