What to do When Interest Rates Start to Rise

UK interest rates have been astoundingly low since 2008. But given the recent rapid increase in inflation interest rates are likely to rise....

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Amanda Gillam 18th November, 2021
All you need to know about the NS&I (National Savings & Investments)

For a super-safe place to keep your savings the NS&I can't be beaten. After all it the state-run savings bank backed by the Government and raising money for the...

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Amanda Gillam 26th March, 2018
Top tips on going back to school on a budget

With the kids returning to school this week here are our top tips to saving on everything from stationery and uniforms to technology and sports kit....

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Alex Hartley 4th September, 2017
Why £50,000 p.a. is no longer enough to live on

A recent survey by the Daily Mail reveals that even families on twice the national average income are struggling to make ends meet. Here's how to save money...

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Alex Hartley 4th July, 2017
Why do Britons find it so hard to save?

The need for instant self-gratification and to keep up with the Joneses is storing up serious trouble, Here's how to move to becoming a saver for your future....

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Alex Hartley 28th April, 2017
How to protect your savings from inflation

Inflation eats away at your income and your savings. If prices grow faster than either you'll be worse off. But what can you do to protect yourself?...

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Oliver Jones 4th April, 2017
Where to save your money with interest rates so low

The tax advantage of a cash Isa is meaningless with interest rates are so low. In fact you could earn much more by not keeping your cash in an Isa!...

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Oliver Jones 23rd March, 2017
Fun ways to make saving easy

Most of us spend more than we earn. Most of us are not saving for our old age. To avoid a crisis we need to change our spending habits while there is time....

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Amanda Gillam 10th March, 2017
What are the best options for saving money?

Interest rates are at historically low levels. So what are the options open to you to get better returns? Here's our handy guide....

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Alex Hartley 28th October, 2016
How to create an emergency fund on a low income

With 40% of the UK working population having an emergency fund of less than £100 it's important you start to build one. Here a plan to help you start now....

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Oliver Jones 21st October, 2016
How to save money over the summer

Summer need not be as expensive as you fear. Use our top tips to help you save plenty of money particularly while the kids are off school....

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Oliver Jones 4th July, 2016
Why your pension could be at risk

Work place pensions are being introduced to ensure more people have savings ready for their retirement. But it is emerging that some schemes are at risk. Is you...

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Alex Hartley 7th April, 2016


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