Articles by Francesca Bloor

Six student money saving tips

Friday, 03 August 2018 | Blog | By Francesca Bloor

As a student you become accustomed to tightening your purse strings and a lighter wallet.

One in four workers over 40 fears outliving their savings more than death

Monday, 30 July 2018 | News

One in four workers aged over 40 fears outliving their savings more than dying, new research from Leeds Building Society shows.

Why it's important to have a credit history

Monday, 30 July 2018 | Blog | By Francesca Bloor

You’ve probably heard about credit scores, credit ratings and credit checks on the TV and online, but do you feel confident about what they are, and why they’re important?

Over half of Brits don't know the rules when driving in Europe

Saturday, 28 July 2018 | News

Over half (52%) of Brits are unaware that they need proof of insurance when driving in Europe, and over a third (36%) don’t know they needed a valid full driving license and ID, according to new research from Sainsbury’s...

Starbucks introduces 5p cup charge

Friday, 27 July 2018 | News

Starbucks customers will be charged an additional 5p for having their drink in a disposable paper cup from this week.  

Deal of the week: free theatre tickets for kids in August

Friday, 27 July 2018 | News

As most schools are out for summer, this week’s deal of the week is a way for families and friends to take kids to the theatre for free during the holidays.  

Halifax cuts bonus on its Reward current accounts - again

Thursday, 26 July 2018 | News

Halifax Reward account customers will be displeased at yet another reduction in the monthly bonus.

Britain's best and worst motorway services revealed

Thursday, 26 July 2018 | News

More than nine in 10 (92%) people who visit motorway services are satisfied with their experience, a user survey has revealed.

Half of Moneywise readers worry about their credit or debit card not working

Wednesday, 25 July 2018 | News

Half (50%) of Moneywise readers are concerned about their debit or credit cards not working, the results from our latest web poll show.

More than half of Brits overestimate what EHIC will cover

Wednesday, 25 July 2018 | News

Holidaymakers vastly overestimate what their European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) will cover, according to research by GoCompare.