You are here: Home - Saving & Banking - How to

How to

Introduction

shutterstock_144930184

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.

0
Mar 24, 2020

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 by the pros...
0
Dec 17, 2019

How to beat the ‘onslaught’ of savings rate cuts

It’s a disappointing end to a tough year for savers as providers continue to pull their ...
0
Oct 23, 2019

VIDEO: Money tips for couples

A recent study found that British couples find it difficult to discuss spending, budgeting...
0
Jul 23, 2019

Five everyday habits putting our money at risk

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

More articles

0
Jul 17, 2019

The ultimate holiday money-saving guide for 2019

0
Jun 10, 2019

Five ways to teach your kids the value of money

0
Apr 29, 2019

Private school fees soar: tips to cover the costs

0
Apr 16, 2019

Five ways to save money abroad this Easter

0
Jan 30, 2019

12 simple ways to improve your financial situation

0
Sep 24, 2018

Inflation is the silent enemy of savers: here’s a plan to beat it

0
Aug 01, 2018

Top money saving tips for students from students

0
Dec 18, 2017

Redundancy from an investment perspective

0
Dec 15, 2017

Five ways to boost your bank balance at Christmas

0
Dec 14, 2017

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

0
Sep 04, 2017

How to pay for private school fees

0
Aug 31, 2017

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

2
Jul 24, 2017

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

0
May 22, 2017

How to have the ‘savings talk’ with your children

1
Feb 21, 2017

The ‘lazy’ ways to make and save money

0
Jan 19, 2017

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

News

0
Jul 03, 2020

Payments to HMRC by business debit card will attract fee

Payments to HM Revenue and Customs using a business debit card will attract a fee from Nov...
0
Jul 02, 2020

BAME workers suffer biggest financial hit from Covid-19

0
Jul 01, 2020

Have you won £1m in July’s Premium Bonds draw?

0
Jul 01, 2020

Confirmation of Payee rules kick in

The UK’s largest banking groups have introduced new security checks for all customers wh...
0
Jun 30, 2020

Worst six months for savers in more than a decade

0
Jun 30, 2020

Wirecard UK unlocks customers’ cash

Coronavirus and your finances: what help can you get?

News and updates on everything to do with coronavirus and your personal finances.

Everything you need to know about being furloughed

If you’ve been ‘furloughed’ by your company, here’s what it means…

The savings accounts paying the most interest

If one of your jobs this month is to get your finances in order, moving your savings to a higher paying deal i...

What will happen if rates change

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

Regular Savings Calculator

Small regular contributions can build up nicely over time.

Online Savings Calculator

Work out how your online savings can build over time.

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...

Money Tips of the Week