Thursday, July 29, 2021

How to avoid scams? Know the psychological tactics that fraudsters use

Dr Linda Papadopoulos is supporting the ScamSmart campaign, highlighting the red flags we all need to stay aware of to avoid scams.

Choosing the right mortgage: 9 pitfalls to avoid in the current...

Vicky Shaw seeks some expert tips to help you navigate the current mortgage market and choose the right mortgage deal.

Impulse spending – how to stop draining your bank balance

Suffering from the common problem of impulse spending? Here’s some advice on how to curb the urge to splurge, explains Vicky Shaw.

Green mortgages – what are they and their benefits?

Thinking of making home improvements, or buying a more energy-efficient home? Green mortgages may be able to help, writes Vicky Shaw.

Thinking about a loan? 5 questions to ask yourself first

It pays to be prepared when considering taking out a loan. Here are five key questions you could ask yourself before you borrow money.

Laura Whitmore on why women need to talk about money

TV presenter and writer Laura Whitmore is fronting a new ‘Master your Money’ campaign aimed at women under 40.

How to make sure your pension is passed on after you...

Your will may be up to date, but have you considered how your pension will be passed on? Vicky Shaw takes a look.

9 budgeting tips to keep your spending in check post lockdown

Our social calendars are slowly opening up again – but not everyone will want to splash out too much, says Vicky Shaw.

7 expert tips to manage your spending as lockdown lifts

With restrictions easing, there’s temptation to start spending more. Here’s how to keep things in check, says Vicky Shaw.

Own a holiday let property? 4 ways to boost staycation bookings

As 2021 looks set for a staycation boom, here’s how to make the most of opportunities to let your holiday property out.