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Learn all you need to know about banking and saving here. We'll go in-depth to help you understand where your money goes and how to be financially free, come what may - even a rainy day.

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Sep 14, 2018

‘I forgot about my son’s Child Trust Fund, what do I need to do?’

As the first 16-year-olds start taking control of their Child Trust Funds, many parents ma...
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Sep 11, 2018

Hargreaves Lansdown launches cash savings hub: how good is it?

Investment platform Hargreaves Lansdown has launched a cash savings hub, allowing customer...
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Sep 04, 2018

Do your Premium Bonds die with you?

There are 1.5 million unclaimed Premium Bond prizes worth nearly £60m waiting to be colle...
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Aug 30, 2018

VIDEO: How to help children with the cost of university

As thoughts turn to university, parents will be wondering how they can support their child...

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Aug 24, 2018

Millions of teens to take control of their Child Trust Funds

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Aug 17, 2018

Savers warned to check ‘easy access account’ terms carefully

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Jul 25, 2018

Purchases abroad: why you should never pay in pounds

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Jul 24, 2018

Student bank accounts: top picks

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Jul 10, 2018

The essential money-saving guide for your 2018 holiday

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Jun 29, 2018

Three ways to make the most of your work bonus

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Jun 28, 2018

A million married couples still missing out on tax break worth £100s

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Jun 27, 2018

Virgin launches savings account offering air miles instead of interest

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Jun 22, 2018

VIDEO: How and why you need to consider your financial wellness

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Jun 20, 2018

Just how safe are contactless cards?

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Jun 13, 2018

Pick children’s account carefully to avoid ‘surprise’ tax bill

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Jun 11, 2018

Five top tips to make your kids money savvy

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Jun 01, 2018

The pros and cons of joint bank accounts

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May 31, 2018

Top 10 tips to get your finances in shape this summer

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May 22, 2018

‘Should I move my lower paying cash ISA to a top fixed savings deal?’

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May 04, 2018

Married couples: check if you’re eligible for an up to £900 tax break

News

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Sep 19, 2018

New children’s savings account pays 3.5%: how does it stack up?

Nationwide has today launched a new children’s savings account paying 3.5% interest if p...
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Sep 19, 2018

Nearly all savers losing money in real terms despite base rate rise

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Sep 19, 2018

Blow to households as inflation hits six-month high

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Sep 18, 2018

Yorkshire Bank customers locked out of their online accounts

Yorkshire Bank customers were locked out of their online accounts and apps this morning du...
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Sep 17, 2018

Savings accounts paying above base rate at five-year low: who’s offering the best deals?

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Sep 14, 2018

‘I forgot about my son’s Child Trust Fund, what do I need to do?’

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