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Understanding

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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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Jul 17, 2019

The ultimate holiday money-saving guide for 2019

Planning a trip away can be stressful, time-consuming and expensive so here are the indust...
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Apr 10, 2019

Spending abroad: should you use a debit, credit or prepaid card?

If you’re going abroad and you don’t want to carry cash, you have three options: a deb...
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Mar 26, 2019

Warning: why the value of your savings is probably going down not up

You may sleep better at night knowing you’ve got some money tucked away in a savings acc...
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Feb 27, 2019

Ten ISA myths exposed

'I should wait until after Brexit'. 'I'm too old'. 'I don't need to protect my savings fro...

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Mar 07, 2018

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

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Mar 01, 2018

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

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Jan 10, 2018

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

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Jan 10, 2018

Open Banking: what it means for you

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Jan 08, 2018

Why you should keep hold of your payslips

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Jan 05, 2018

Your essential guide to 2018 tax allowances

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Jan 04, 2018

Three-year Pensioner Bonds mature soon: your savings options now

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Dec 15, 2017

Savers: how to maximise your returns in the year ahead

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Dec 14, 2017

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

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Nov 30, 2017

‘Is it still worth saving money in a cash ISA?’

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Nov 28, 2017

Five ways to (legitimately) avoid paying tax on your income and savings

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Nov 27, 2017

60 second read…flexible term savings

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Nov 16, 2017

Employment Tribunal fee refund scheme opens: how to claim

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Nov 02, 2017

Revealed: the fastest and slowest banks to pass on the rate hike

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Oct 31, 2017

How would higher interest rates affect you?

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Oct 25, 2017

Three-year Pensioner Bond holder? Why it matters when you opened it

News

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Sep 19, 2019

Barclays issues money mule warning to university students

Bank warns that young people are being actively targeted by criminals as they start the ne...
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Sep 18, 2019

Threefold rise in the number of inflation-beating savings accounts

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Sep 18, 2019

More than one in 10 new bank accounts opened are with fintech brands

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Sep 18, 2019

Poorer areas worst hit by free-to-use cashpoint closures

Free cash machines are vanishing faster from more deprived areas than affluent ones, new r...
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Sep 18, 2019

VIDEO: The best ways to save for children

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Sep 17, 2019

Rise in the number of providers cutting or pulling fixed rate bonds

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...

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...

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