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A penny saved is a penny earned, as the old saying goes. Learn how to make your money go further and prepare yourself for a rainy day with these easy-to-follow tips.

How to

Use the lockdown to teach your kids the value of money – here’s how

If you have school-age children at home, you’re probably feeling overwhelmed b...

How to beat the ‘onslaught’ of savings rate cuts

It’s a disappointing end to a tough year for savers as providers continue to p...

VIDEO: Money tips for couples

A recent study found that British couples find it difficult to discuss spending,...

Five everyday habits putting our money at risk

Keeping our bank accounts safe from criminals and hackers is often at the forefr...

The ultimate holiday money-saving guide for 2019

Planning a trip away can be stressful, time-consuming and expensive so here are ...

Five ways to teach your kids the value of money

Today kicks off My Money Week, a national initiative aimed at teaching school-ag...

Understanding

BLOG: What will further increases in inflation mean for household finances?

The combined impact of low interest rates and increased inflation has the potent...

BLOG: International Day of Education – The ‘four pots’ technique for children

It is safe to say that last year was a time that surprised us all and one we wer...

The experts’ guide to sorting out your personal finances in 2021

From opting to ‘low spend’ months to imposing your own ‘cooling-off period...

A guide to saving in 2021

Savers have been at the receiving end of rate cuts and product culls in 2020. Bu...

Higher tax bracket after redundancy pay? The domino effect on other allowances

If you’re facing unemployment or have been given details of your redundancy pa...

‘I’ve been taxed on redundancy pay despite it being under the £30k limit. Why?’

Employees are likely to face redundancy in the coming months as the coronavirus ...

News

Disabled customers suffer as bank branches close

Widespread bank branch closures and the shift to online banking make it increasi...

Tesco Bank to close current accounts

Tesco is pulling out of the current account market and will close all bank accou...

Will Amazon accept Bitcoin as payment?

The virtual currency has soared in value after a job ad for a ‘digital currenc...

BLOG: Budget today – your future self will thank you for it

Intentional or not, many of the things we do each day are an investment in our f...

Brits loosen purse strings as restrictions ease

The easing of Covid restrictions has coincided with a loosening off people’s p...

Revolut enters travel booking sector

Revolut has launched a new in-app function allowing users to book travel accommo...

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