Articles by Helen Knapman

City Survivors: Boost your coffers over Christmas

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

The ‘C’ word. Whether it fills you with dread or gets you rushing out for tinsel to Deck the Halls with, there’s no escaping the fact Christmas is approaching.

Moneywise Christmas taste test 2016: the results

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 | Article

Most people enjoy a festive mince pie and a glass of bubbly, but does spending more guarantee quality? Our team finds out.

Home phone price review launched

Monday, 05 December 2016 | News

A review of home phone prices has been launched to ensure users are getting value for money.

Train fares to rise by 2.3% in 2017

Monday, 05 December 2016 | News

Rail fares will rise by 2.3% on average across Great Britain next year, the rail industry has confirmed.

Interview: Jacob de Tusch-Lec, manager of Artemis Global Income

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman meets Jacob de Tusch-Lec, fund manager of Artemis Global Income – one of our First 50 Funds for beginners.

Keeping the pensions triple lock is what Moneywise users want to see in the Autumn Statement

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 | News

A commitment to keep the state pension triple lock is what three in ten Moneywise.co.uk users (31%) want to see announced in the forthcoming Autumn Statement on 23 November, according to our latest poll results.

Interview: Jeff Atherton and Adrian Edwards of Man GLG Japan CoreAlpha

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman meets Jeff Atherton and Adrian Edwards to uncover more about Man GLG Japan CoreAlpha – a fund that invests in large Japanese companies, and one of our

Half of Moneywise users happy to receive gift cards despite pitfalls

Friday, 11 November 2016 | News

Half (50%) of Moneywise.co.uk users say they’re happy to be given gift cards at Christmas, despite their pitfalls.

I saved £250/year switching energy provider

Thursday, 10 November 2016 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Households are frequently told they could save up to £300 by switching energy tariff, but often it’s hard to be motivated even by figures as big as this.

Tesco Bank online service resumes following fraud hit

Wednesday, 09 November 2016 | News

Tesco Bank customers can now make online transactions after the bank announced “normal service” had resumed late last night.