Articles by Dan Moore

Protect yourself - and your wallet - from insurance errors

Friday, 14 September 2018 | Article

Honesty is the best policy with insurance – you mustn’t lie to get a lower premium as that will invalidate your claim, but that doesn’t mean you can’t drive down the price.

Car insurance: are you being taken for a ride?

Monday, 14 May 2018 | Article

Paying a voluntary excess can reduce your premium – but not in all cases. Here’s what you need to know when you’re shopping around for a policy.

Financial advice: The good, the bad and the ugly

Thursday, 25 January 2018 | Article

We asked 10 leading financial experts to reveal the very best and worst advice they’ve ever heard.

Consumer Rights Act – the retailers that don’t play ball

Thursday, 09 November 2017 | Article

If you’ve parted with cash for goods or a service and you’re unhappy, then it pays to know your legal rights. But a Moneywise investigation reveals that many leading retailers have misleading returns policies.

Best books to help your kids learn about money

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 | Article

We select eight page-turners that will boost your children’s interest in finance in entertaining and imaginative ways.

Shakespeare muses on money

Monday, 04 April 2016 | Article

After four centuries, the spirit of William Shakespeare broke his silence to grant us an interview.

Are you stuck in a car insurance loop?

Monday, 08 February 2016 | Article

If you have car insurance, you may well have fallen foul of insurers automatically renewing your annual policy. But you don’t have to take it lying down.

Playing the Monopoly house price game

Tuesday, 22 December 2015 | Article

Do not pass go. There’s no point – you probably won’t be able to afford it! In 1935, Parker Brothers produced the first British edition of Monopoly, the eponymous board game.

Scam Watch: beware scam pension sites

Thursday, 11 June 2015 | Article

Each year an estimated £600 million is stolen from the £2 trillion held in occupational pension funds by fiscally smart, white collar fraudsters.

Online shopping: who are the saints and sinners?

Monday, 23 March 2015 | Article

Do you know your rights when it comes to returning goods you bought online or by post?