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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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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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Feb 26, 2019

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 o...

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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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Jun 26, 2019

Are you losing money with an easy access savings account?

Experts urge savers to move their cash to higher paying accounts.
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Jun 26, 2019

One in three turn to family and friends to borrow cash

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Jun 25, 2019

New scheme to help people suffering from poor mental health with finances

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Jun 21, 2019

Monzo urges users to take part in its ‘Summer Savings Challenge’

App-only bank Monzo has urged its customers to kick start their savings by taking part in ...
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Jun 20, 2019

NatWest current accounts can now be opened with a selfie

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Jun 20, 2019

HSBC Student Account offers £100 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...

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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