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May 07, 2019

Renting out your home over the summer? Here’s what you need to know…

If you're planning to rent out your property on a short-term basis to sports fans or touri...
May 07, 2019

‘You can’t drive one in the rain’: 10 myths about electric cars debunked  

Sales of electric cars are increasing, but there’s still confusion among buyers about wh...
May 01, 2019

Four financial advice tips every stay-at-home parent should know

Staying at home to look after children can have a significant impact on family finances. B...
Mar 27, 2019

Three common holiday scams and how to avoid them

If you’re thinking about booking a holiday online, don’t let these scams ruin your tri...

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Aug 04, 2017

A practical guide to help you deal with the death of a loved one

Jul 07, 2017

Consumer lending rises 8% over one year

Jul 06, 2017

Government launches consultation on Funeral Payments

Jul 03, 2017

New wage squeeze: Londoners hit hardest

Jun 30, 2017

Inflation squeeze dents confidence

Jun 26, 2017

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Jun 14, 2017

Your summer holiday money-saving checklist

Jun 09, 2017

How a Conservative minority government could affect the pound in your pocket

May 19, 2017

Why now could be the time to inflation-proof the cost of your funeral

May 09, 2017

10 top tips to save money on your summer holiday

Apr 14, 2017

Eight ways to save on holiday costs

Mar 31, 2017

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May 24, 2019

Retired households face 31% tax hit

The average tax bill for retired households is close to £8,000 per year, according to ana...
May 23, 2019

Rail offers for this half term

May 23, 2019

Half of British adults are in the red by the end of the month

May 23, 2019

Citizens Advice issues recommendations for electric car incentives

The electric vehicle and energy sector should put consumers at the heart of the design pro...
May 22, 2019

Gov’t receives a complaint every hour about tax-free childcare

May 22, 2019

Sterling takes a pounding: how to get the best rate for your holiday cash

ISAs: your back-to-basics guide for 2018/19

Here’s everything you need to know to make the most of your unused ISA allowance ahead of the 5 April deadli...

A guide to Sharia savings accounts

A number of Sharia savings products have upped their game in recent months, beating more familiar competitors ...

Five ways to get on the property ladder without the Bank of Mum and Dad

A report suggests the Bank of Mum and Dad is running low on funds. Fortunately, there are other options for st...

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Having a baby and your finances: seven top tips

We’re guessing the Duchess of Cambridge won’t be fretting about maternity pay or whether she’ll still be...

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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