Articles by Helen Knapman

One in five lie about their will: ensure you don’t lose out

Wednesday, 27 January 2016 | News

One in five people lie about the contents of their will according to new research.

Investment funds hit all time high in 2015

Tuesday, 26 January 2016 | News

Investment funds under management hit a record high of £871 billion in 2015, up from £835 billion in 2014.

Flood victims to avoid late tax return fines

Tuesday, 26 January 2016 | News

Tax payers hit by flooding won’t be fined if they’re late filing their self-assessment returns, after many homes and businesses were struck by bursting rivers in December.

3.2m tax returns outstanding: don't miss the deadline

Monday, 25 January 2016 | News

3.2 million people have yet to file their self-assessment tax return and with just over one week left and failure to do so resulting in a fine of up to £1,600, Moneywise explains what you need to know.

Broadband ads ‘confuse and mislead’ consumers about ‘true cost’

Thursday, 21 January 2016 | News

Broadband adverts have been slammed as “likely to confuse and mislead consumers about the true cost of broadband deals”.

Check if you’re due a Winter Fuel Payment as severe weather hits UK

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 | News

Check if you’re due a Winter Fuel Payment as severe weather hits UK

EE takeover by BT approved: what does it mean for customers?

Friday, 15 January 2016 | News

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today cleared BT to take over EE.

Sky Talk customers get longer to cancel over price hikes

Friday, 29 January 2016 | News

Sky Talk customers, who were moved to the provider’s new home phone packages in December - resulting in price hikes for some - now have longer to cancel following intervention from the regulator.

Cold weather alert issued: are you due a £25 Cold Weather payment?

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 | News

The Met Office has issued a cold weather alert, but if temperatures drop below zero degrees Celsius, you may be due a Cold Weather Payment if you’re getting certain benefits. 

Clydesdale and Yorkshire launch £150 switching bonus, but how does it compare?

Thursday, 31 March 2016 | News

Current account holders can now earn £150 for free, as Clydesdale and Yorkshire banks become the latest to launch a new year switching incentive.