Thursday, October 14, 2021

9 pitfalls to avoid when managing your finances as a couple

Are you heading for financial harmony as a couple or could you be tripped up by any of these money hurdles?

Could you get a cash boost by switching your current account?

Competition to attract current account customers has been ramping up, so for some people it could be worth switching.

Rising gas prices and taxes will squeeze household budgets this winter

Rising gas prices and taxes are affecting household budgets. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming financial squeeze.

How to save money for a rainy day in retirement

Why you might need a bigger emergency savings pot in retirement, plus our guide to how to save money for a rainy day in retirement.

As inflation soars, here’s how to save money on your food...

Looking to cut the cost of your weekly food shop, here are 9 simple ways to help save money on your food shopping.

Booking an autumn getaway? Here’s how to choose the right travel...

Finding the right travel insurance for you and avoiding potential pitfalls when making a claim could earn you a hassle-free holiday.

Savings account tips: how to make your money work harder for...

With interest rates at rock bottom, there may be other ways you can give your cash savings a boost. Read our expert savings accounts tips.

Household savings: 5 simple ways to become a smarter switcher

Some 16% of adults never review some of their key household expenses – and they could be missing out on significant sums, finds Vicky Shaw.

Mid-life money worries: 5 ways to help ease the financial strain

People in their mid-40s to mid-50s are the most likely age group to say they are struggling financially or just about getting by.

Investment tips – 8 questions novice investors should consider

Low returns on cash savings may prompt some people to consider investing for the first time. Here are some investment tips to consider first.