Your Money Matters



How Brexit might affect your bottom line

Here's our view of how a vote to leave the EU (Brexit) on June 23rd could affect your household budget in the short to medium term....

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Alex Hartley 20th June, 2016
What could Brexit mean for you and me?

"Would leaving the EU - the so-called "Brexit" - improve your life or diminish it? Here we have a go at looking at the pros and cons....

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Alex Hartley 17th March, 2016
The most frequent uses of a personal loan

Personal loans account for £37bn of new lending in the UK each year. An enormous amount of debt. But where does it get spent?...

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Amanda Gillam 17th July, 2019
Feeling comfortable at work? Here’s what happening in the UK jobs market.

Unemployment is at record lows. But when you dig deeper all is not necessarily what it seems. Here's what's really happening in the UK jobs market....

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Alex Hartley 6th May, 2019
The current trends of the UK property market

Estate agents are feeling the pain as pre-Brexit blues take hold. Customers are delaying decisions. The market has slowed considerably. But are there opportunit...

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Alex Hartley 21st March, 2019
What is the Financial Future of MIllennials?

Millennials (those born 1981 to 1997) are faced with an unique set of financial challenges. But while it may seem bleak there are opportunties too....

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Alex Hartley 25th February, 2019
Top 10 Money Tips for 2019

2019 is going to be a tough year for managing your money regardless of Brexit. Here are our top tips for getting things back under control....

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Alex Hartley 4th February, 2019
Paying for Christmas 2018 – the lessons for Christmas 2019!

If paying for Christmas has crippled you don't let it happen next time - here's what you can do to make paying for Christmas much less stressful...

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Amanda Gillam 14th January, 2019
Why the UK should remain in the EU

The key facts you need to help you decide on the UK's membership of the EU. Are things quite the way you imagined? Read the facts to help your decision....

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Amanda Gillam 6th December, 2018
What does this week’s Budget mean for you?

Is this week's Budget a turning point for the UK Government? It is clearly very political, but it could be blown out of the water if we have a Hard Brexit....

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Amanda Gillam 30th October, 2018
Consumer credit growth slowest for 3 years – what’s this telling us?

The growth in consumer credit has slowed notably but what's driving it? Do the reasons predict some sort of significant problem ahead for the UK economy?...

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Amanda Gillam 20th September, 2018
UK Household debt is worse than it’s ever been!

With households spending £900 more than they earned in 2017 it isn't surprising that UK household debt is soaring. What can you do about it?...

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Alex Hartley 9th August, 2018